Tag: busking in Reading

Diary Of A Busker Day 259

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 259 Tuesday July 17th Broad Street, Reading (1. outside John Lewis, Time: 10:20-10:30am, 2. opposite Handbag & Mobile Phone Shop, Time: 10:33-11:05am, 3. opposite Anne Summers, Time: 1:42-2:28pm). Today’s my fourth and final accupuncture appointment. Apart from the fact that I only signed up for four, I can’t afford to come up for more, as,… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 248

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 248 Reading, Broad Street (1. opposite Schuh, Time: 10:57-11:10am, 2. opposite Anne Summers, Time: 1:25-1:35pm, 3. opposite Clas Ohlson, Time: 1:40-3:03pm, 4. opposite Clarks, Time: 3:10-4:30pm). I’m back in Reading – for the first of 4 Tuesdays at The College Of Integrated Chinese Medicine (acupuncture, in other words), as recomended by Duck Baker after I… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 243

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 243 Sunday June 3rd Oxford Street Reading (opposite Anne Summers, Time: 11:36-12:58pm). Having arranged a fingerstyle tutorial with my new aquaintance – legendary American (now residing in Reading) jazz, blues, folk and swing guitarist Duck Baker – at two o’clock, I took the opportunity to kill not two but three birds with one stone, as… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 159

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 159 Wednesday September 21st Winchester High Street (1. opposite Card Factory, Time: 12:15-2:20pm, 2. disused doorway opposite River Island, Time: 3:30-5:45pm).        During my first set a man comes up, puts a coin in my bucket and asks if I make a living doing this. “Sometimes”, I say. He tells me he was in Reading… Read more →