Tag: Fleetwood Mac

Diary Of A Busker Day 635

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 635 Sunday September 21st 2014 Winchester (1. Opposite Oxfam, Time: 12:30-2pm, 2. Opposite Pavilion, Time: 2:15-2:45pm). I was going to set up at Vodafone but Danny Ward was there, singing and playing his guitar: a very nice, very old Epiphone acoustic, it was. A man donated after Albatross, saying, ‘That reminds me when I was… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 581

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 581 Sunday June 29th 2014 Winchester (1. Opposite Bellis, Time: 12:45-1:19pm, 2. Opposite Pavilion, Time: 1:25-2:35pm, 3. Opposite Oxfam, Time: 2:43-3:29pm). I knew – or I suspected – there was something weird about Mandolin John, and now I’m sure. I turned up at the spot and he was a few feet away and was packing… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 408

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 408 Tuesday July 16th Winchester High Street (1. Opposite Bellis, Time: 12:12-1:12pm, 2. Opposite Oxfam, Time: 1:23-2:26pm, 3. Opposite Bellis, Time: 2:50-4:10pm). There are four Greenpeace charity blokes, or, to use that silly modern word – chuggers, all quite close together, around the Butter Cross area. As I plonk my bags down, the one with… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 377

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 377 Monday May 27th Winchester High Street (1. Corner of Monsoon, Time: 2:05-2:30pm, 2. Opposite Oxfam, Time: 2:36-5pm). The spot opposite Vodafone is free but I thought I’d try the one just around the corner, where Woody was yesterday…however, after only 25 minutes, I’d had enough – not of money, though – I’ve accumulated the… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 368

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 368 Thursday May 16th Winchester High Street (1. opposite Bellis, Time: 12:20-1:37pm, 2. opposite Oxfam, Time: 1:50-2:25pm). One of my nameless old lady regulars says she would give me something but all she has is a £20 note, which she produces and waves in front of me(!), and this is just a few minutes in… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 360

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 360 Thursday May 2nd Winchester High Street (1. opposite Oxfam, Time: 2:03-2:34pm, 2. opposite Bellis’O2, Time: 2:43-4:20pm, 3. opposite Vodafone, Time: 4:40-5:30pm). I did really well here yesterday, so I thought I’d try the same today: same place, same weather, slightly later start. It was, of course, tempting fate, as they say. Five minutes after… 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 →