Month: January 2015

Diary Of A Busker Day 429

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 429 Tuesday August 13th Winchester (Opposite Vodafone, Time: 4:15-6pm). On the way down the High Street I bump into Sam carrying his amp and guitar so I ask if he’s about to set up somewhere. He says he’s going home (good!), then he points out the dilapidated state of his gigbag. He’s on the way… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 428

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 428 Sunday August 11th Winchester (1. Alleyway opposite Marks & Spencer, Time: 2:15-2:31pm, 2. Opposite O2, Time: 2:41-3:35pm, 3. Next to The Slug And Lettuce, Time: 3:40-5:50pm). Both sides of the High Street are lined with metal barriers, with an occasional gap. The reason: Family Cycle Day, but the race isn’t until 4 o’clock, so… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 427

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 427 Friday August 9th Winchester (Opposite Oxfam, Time: 1:23-3:35pm). During the walk into town – on the Romsey Road, I was unexpectedly joined by one of the High Street Drongos. A little bloke – he’s fairly pleasant, likes the stuff I play and he was in a very chatty mood. He said he’d busked once,… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 425

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 425 Sunday August 4th Stockbridge – Tr**t ‘n’ Ab**t food and craft festival. (In front of the Co-Op, Time: 10:15-11:45am). It’s that time of the year again. That Tr**t ‘n’ Ab**t time of the year. And this year they’ve got a stage, or rather a roof over the bit of road in front of the… Read more →