Month: July 2012

Diary Of A Busker Day 257

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 257 Tuesday July 10th Reading, Broad Street (1. opposite Mobile Phone and Handbag Store, Time: 10:25-10:31am, 2. opposite Anne Summers, Time: 10:40-11:05am, 1:45-3:13pm, 3. outside John Lewis, Time: 4-5:25pm). Back in Reading for my penultimate acupunture appointment, my day gets off to an annoying start. As I’ve got my guitar on my lap – for… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 256

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 256 Saturday July 7th Winchester High Street (1. opposite Oxfam, Time: 3:29-3:31pm, 2. Fire Exit – Debenhams, Time: 3:42-4:47pm, 3. opposite Bellis, Time: 5:07-5:21pm). It’s the first day (of two) of the annual Winchester event – the Hat Fair, the so-called ‘celebration’ of (so-called) ‘street theatre’, so there are alot of people about and alot… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 255

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 255 Thursday July 5th Winchester High Street (1. opposite Oxfam, Time: 1:56-2:57pm, 2. opposite Vodafone, Time: 3:27-4:53pm, 3. opposite Bellis, Time: 5:20-6:35pm). It’s been raining all week so I haven’t been out busking but it’s cleared up today and ‘needs must’, as it is said. My first ‘customer’ is a tall lady, not quite a… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 254

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 254 Thursday June 28th Winchester High Street (1. opposite Bellis, Time: 1:40-3:10pm, 2. opposite Oxfam, Time: 3:41-5:50pm). I’ve been at my first spot for almost an hour when some guy starts shouting near The Buttercross, just up from me. I remember seeing him there yesterday when I was walking down the street. He’s got a… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 253

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 253 Wednesday June 27th Winchester High Street (1. opposite Oxfam, Time: 2:48-3:59pm, 2. opposite Vodafone, Time : 4:11-5:20pm). When it’s not ‘properly’ raining, it’s drizzle-ing and when it’s not all the time, it’s intermittant so I need some kind of shelter and all I can get is the somewhat shallow doorway of the Wellcome Gospel… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 252

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 252 Tuesday June 26th Broad Street, Reading (opposite Mobile Phone & Handbag Shop, Time: 10:33am-12:38pm, 1:15-2:23pm). Back in Reading for my 2nd visit to the College Of Integrated Chinese Medicine, I set up near where ‘lounge’ pianist Tim Valentine was last week – where there are alot of benches nearby with alot of people sitting… Read more →