A Song For The Weekend: Yes, It’s Back!!

Okay as the title may suggest, It has been a while since my last SFTW (Song For The Weekend, I have no idea why I decided to abbreviate it when I was just going to post the full title in brackets anyway) post. The reason for this lengthy absence of weekend suitable tracks is because … Continue reading A Song For The Weekend: Yes, It’s Back!!

Pilgrimage to the Red City (Liverpool)

OK let me set the scene. It's a few days before your 18th birthday, lets just say its 4 days before for argument's sake. So 4 days before your birthday, and you are given the ultimate birthday present, match tickets to go see Liverpool, the mighty reds, take on West Ham. But it gets better … Continue reading Pilgrimage to the Red City (Liverpool)

Day 06 – A song that reminds you of somewhere

Now this is an easy one for me. This song takes me back to when I left my country for the first time. It was back in 2005 when I left Ireland for a much smaller version in the form of Santa Ponsa (The Spanish capital of culture, where local customs such as the full-Irish … Continue reading Day 06 – A song that reminds you of somewhere

Day 05 – A song that reminds you of someone (or maybe not)

Yes I do realize that this post was to be written on Friday, and now its technically Saturday. So I am a day behind. But I do have a good reason for this. Well, am, hmm let me see. Oh yeah yesterday was technically Friday the 13th, and I decided not to write anything on … Continue reading Day 05 – A song that reminds you of someone (or maybe not)

Irish Rail Safety Ad (What were they thinking?)

I spotted this television ad last summer and haven't stopped laughing since. I know this sounds odd seeing as I am talking about a rail safety advertisement. But If you watch it I'm sure you'll be laughing for the next few mouths also. Ireland is not a country synonymous with rail disasters, and we sure … Continue reading Irish Rail Safety Ad (What were they thinking?)