Tag: Tommy Emmanuel

Diary Of A Busker Day 474

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 474 Saturday November 16th 2013 Winchester (1. Opposite Oxfam, Time: 2:54-4:41pm, 2. Opposite Vodafone, Time: 4:50-5:30pm). I seem to get a load of people asking about my amp, which I don’t mind stopping to talk about IF they contribute something in the way of coinage. There was one guy who I gave a load of… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 396

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 396 Thursday July 4th Winchester/Basingstoke. Winchester High Street (1. Opposite Bellis, Time: 1:07-1:55pm, 2. Opposite Oxfam, Time: 2:13-3:51pm). Basingstoke (Entrance to Festival Place). I come into the High Street just as Demelza (for it is she) is starting a set, and as I wanted to set up here – because I want to give the… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 358

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 358 Tuesday April 30th Winchester High Street (1. opposite Oxfam, Time: 1:35-2:35pm, 2. corner of Monsoon, Time: 2:45-3:45pm). My first day back after my cabaret gig on the cruise ship Liberty Of The Seas, but it’s ten days before I get paid and my bill for the crew bar wasn’t 50% off, as I was… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 343

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 343 Wednesday March 27th (opposite Vodafone, Time: 3:13-4:07pm). The temperature on the computer says 3.4 degrees – about 2 degrees warmer than Monday, so I reckon I’ll last another 15 minutes. And once again, young Sam’s at The Butter Cross although he’s packing up when I get there. We have a chat and I notice he’s… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 335

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 335 Wednesday March 6th 1. Winchester High Street (corner of Monsoon, Time: 1-2:30pm), 2. Basingstoke (1. opposite Boots, Festival Place, Time: 6:01-6:03pm, 2. Festival Place entrance, Time: 6:15-6:45pm, 3. top of steps near The Anvil entrance, Time: 7:10-7:25pm). Today’s the day, or the day of the evening, of the Tommy Emmanuel/Martin Taylor show in the stoke… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 298

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 298 Saturday, October 20th, Winchester High Street (opposite Bellis, Time: 3:45-4:13pm) Jay, the young headband-wearing busker who runs the open-mic at The Willow is sitting with his guitar on the bench near The Buttercross. I ask if he’s going to play – he’s not, so I set up. After awhile, I notice Barry – the… Read more →