Tag: While My Guitar Gently Weeps

Diary Of A Busker Day 303

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 303 Wednesday November 7th Winchester High Street (1. opposite Vodafone, Time: 1:15-2:35pm, 2. opposite Oxfam, Time: 2:57-4:25pm). A man I recognise from a couple of weeks ago asks me if I’ve learnt his request yet. As I’ve obviously forgotten, I’ve got no idea what he’s talking about! He reminds me, ‘You said you’d learn Duelling… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 295

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 295 Friday October 12th Winchester High Street (opposite Oxfam, Time: 1:44-3:01pm). Once again, Walter emerges from the shadows just after I start playing. Every time! I remember to ask him about the Edgware Road thing. “So, Walter, why is it called that? (I play the four-note phrase).” “I don’t know, some London bloke…’ave you ‘ad… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 291

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 291 Wednesday October 3rd Winchester High Street (1. opposite Oxfam, Time: 12:50-1:56pm, 2. opposite Vodafone, Time: 2:36-3:43pm). I’ve barely finished the first song when I notice someone’s turned on some music in a nearby shop, across the road – not loud enough to drown me out but loud enough that I can hear it behind… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 233

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 233 Tuesday May 15th Winchester High Street (opposite Vodafone, Time:: 1:42-3:01pm). As I begin my set – with Albatross – I notice a man sitting on the bench about 30 feet to my right. I’ve seen him a few times and I remember him because just after I started busking in Winchester he gave me… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 232

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 232 Sunday May 13th Winchester High Street (corner of Marks And Spencers, Time: 3:33-5:40pm). A few feet in front of The Buttercross and facing down the High Street is Tony – Winchester’s premier sax player. As I walk by I think I wouldn’t mind a photo of him for my album. I stop, get my… Read more →