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Diary Of A Busker Day 439

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 439 Thursday August 29th 2013 Chichester (1. Opposite Marks & Spencer, North Street, Time: 12:43-1:43pm, 2. Opposite Marks & Spencer, East Street, Time: 1:52-2:55pm, 3. In front of HSBC bank, The Cross, Time: 3:30-5:30pm). My 2nd time here and would you believe it – Rob’s here! – blasting away, but wait…I phoned up on Tuesday… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 437

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 437 Monday August 26th 2013 Winchester (Opposite Vodafone, Time: 4:35-6:05pm). A late afternoon, Bank Holiday session, not too long: an hour and a half!…and there aren’t too many people about, although the money turned out about the same per-hour as any normal ‘crowded’ day. I played a few things I’ve been neglecting recently: The Stripper,… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 371

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 371 Sunday May 19th Winchester High Street (Opposite Oxfam, Time: 2:45-4:30pm). There’s a bunch of COPS! – Three men, two women, hanging around in the road a few feet up from me. One of the man cops drifts near to me so I ask him: what’s it in aid of? He says ‘There’s a procession… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 217

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 217 Friday March 30th Winchester High Street (1. opposite Reflex, Time: 2:43-4:09pm, 2. opposite Cheltenham & Gloucester, Time: 4:30-5:28pm, 3. opposite Bellis, Time: 5:35-6:15pm.) Kai the violinist is inbetween The Buttercross and the crossroads which means I can’t set up at either place – both are too close to him, so it’s down at the… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 191

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 191 Wednesday January 18th Winchester High Street (opposite Vodafone, Time: 12:40-2:18pm).        The sky’s grey all over, it’s rained and looks like it will rain again but for the moment it’s dry and the temperature’s fine. Another slow start – I’m ignored for 15 minutes, then an old guy (a regular) appears and stands next… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 163

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 163 Friday September 30th Romsey (market, Time: 10:37-12:40pm, 1:45-3pm), Winchester High Street (1. opposite Winchester Bus Station, Time: 4:05-4:35pm, 2. opposite Vodafone, Time: 4:45-5:45pm).        Finally, after months of pondering, I decide to take up Bertie’s (formerly flower seller of Winchester, now flower seller in nearby Romsey) suggestion of busking in his new patch. This involves getting… Read more →