Tag: busking in Winchester

Diary Of A Busker Day 310

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 310 Tuesday December 18th Winchester High Street (1. opposite Vodafone, Time: 12:07-1:04pm, 2. corner of Marks & Spencer, Time: 1:29-2:44pm). Near The Butter Cross there’s a student-aged girl I’ve seen many times. She’s dressed in a white Victorian gown or dress, her face is painted white and she’s standing dead still on a box…I don’t… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 309

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 309 Monday December 17th Winchester High Street (1. opposite Oxfam, Time: 2:42-4pm, 2. opposite Vodafone, Time: 4:31-5:39pm). My mission – to provide an alternative to the hordes of pre-pubescent kids blasting out boring Christmas carols, thereby cashing in…hopefully. Or at least get a better hourly average than yesterday. Oh yes, I still refuse to follow… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 305

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 305 Saturday November 10th Winchester High Street (1. opposite Vodafone, Time: 4:35-5:25pm, 2. opposite Bellis, Time: 5:34-6:25pm). I get through 50 minutes before it pours down, then move up the road and set up undercover (just about) and start off with Here Comes The Sun, although it’s raining and it’s dark – in fact BECAUSE… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 207

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 207 Thursday March 8th Winchester High Street (1. opposite Card Factory, Time: 12:55-2:40pm, 2. opposite Vodafone, Time: 3-3:25pm). Rockin’ Rob makes his 2nd Winchester Buttercross appearance in one week and Frank and his accordion and dog are halfway down the street…so I’m back in front of Debenhams. For a couple of minutes I’m annoyed by… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 174

TweetDiary Of A Busker Wedenesday October 26th Winchester High Street (1. opposite Vodafone, Time: 1:20-3:30pm, 2. opposite Card factory, Time: 4:45-6:05pm, 3. opposite O2, Time: 6:15-6:35pm).              Three songs into my first set and I have to pack up as it starts raining. I’m back 15 minutes later…and the money’s a bit slow coming…then I play Tammy and a man… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 154

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 154 Friday September 9th Winchester High Street (1. opposite Reflex, Time: 3:00-3:10pm, 2. opposite The Body Shop, Time: 3:15-6:30pm).        I’ve only been playing for a minute when a big white lorry (or truck, as they say Stateside) parks across the road. It’s a delivery van (truck) for some shop somewhere around here. The problem… Read more →