Tag: Led Zeppelin

Diary Of A Busker Day 516

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 516 Wednesday March 5th 2014 Winchester (1. Opposite Vodafone, Time: 2:12-3:27pm, 2. Opposite Oxfam, Time: 4:09-5:09pm). I open with Blowin’ In The Wind…twenty minutes later, who do I find standing in front of me? Tony – the very same Tony who provided the entertainment yesterday, along with half the takings. And what is his request?… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 299

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 299 Tuesday October 23rd Winchester High Street (1. opposite Vodafone, Time: 2:29-3:35pm, 2. opposite Oxfam, Time: 3:53-4:36pm). Coming down the High Street, I notice Monica – late of Romania, now Portsmouth residing Winchester Big Issue seller – and because I’d rather take a detour than walk by her and not buy a paper – like… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 297

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 297 Friday October 19th Winchester High Street (1. opposite Vodafone, Time: 1:40-2pm, 2. opposite Oxfam, Time: 2:07-2:54pm). It’s another drizzling day and unfortunately – for me – there’s some young strummer in place at The Buttercross, which means I can’t set up under-cover at The Pentice, a few feet away. Actually, why’s he not there?… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 296

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 296 Wednesday October 17th (1. opposite Bellis, Time: 2:23-3:25pm, 2. opposite Oxfam, Time: 3:47-4:59pm). The other day I was approached by Victoria – the manager of the cinema, about playing a laid-back set in the foyer before they showed the film of the 2007 Led Zeppelin concert Celebration Day. There was no money in it… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 250

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 250 Friday June 22nd Winchester High Street (opposite Vodafone, Time: 12:55-3:01pm). There are two young guys strumming through Space Oddity – most effective with a 12-string (acoustic) guitar, of course, but they make do with a 6 string and a ukelele – under the covered bit, just down from The Buttercross, which is a good… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 225

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 225 Wednesday April 18th Winchester High Street (opposite O2, Time: 2:53-4:13pm). A windy day – with rain, which keeps stopping/starting, starting/stopping… There are no other buskers out today (I don’t blame them) so I can go anywhere I want and as I want to keep all my stuff as dry as I can, I head… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day – 137

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 137 Friday July 29th Winchester High Street (1. opposite Zoo Jewellery, Time: 11:58-1:58pm., 2. opposite Vodafone, Time: 2:55-5:35pm.) I return to the High Street after a break of 5 days – to give my thumb a rest, however it doesn’t seem to have been a long enough break but I can’t not play – I… Read more →