The first day of the first Wales Comic-Con of the year was great. There was an abundant amount of sun, good company, great Q&A’s and a ace photo-op too. There were a few technical issues that have provoked some less than polite discussion on the events Facebook group but these things happen. On the whole […]Read More Wales Comic-Con 2018 Part One-Day 2 Sunday 22nd April.
Wales Comic-Con enters its 10th year in 2018. For the past decade guests from film and TV, comic book writers and artists, vendors and fans have descended on Wrexham to attend one of the finest little Cons this country has to offer. Today I made my first visit of the year to the Cons April […]Read More Wales Comic-Con 2018 Part One: Saturday April 21st.
I The first day of the annual end of year Wales Comic-con wasn’t without its hiccups, I will fully admit that during the opening hours of the con I was kinda expecting a bit of a washout, literally & figuratively but as always this event and its tireless and dedicated staff pulled it back from […]Read More Wales Comic-con December 2017: Day 2.
That time of year has come again to make my bi-annual trip to Wrexham for Wales Comic-con, slightly later this year then usual. This Comic-con was slightly different for me and my wife as it was our first as parents with child in tow to experience the event as a family. We arrive at the […]Read More Wales Comic-con December 2017: Day 1.
*ATTENTION* The following piece contains my feelings on the first 4 episodes of Season 3 of Twin Peaks and will therefore contain some spoilers. You have been warned. This past week has seen the highly publicised return of an early 90’s TV staple, the undefinable, mind-melting Twin Peaks. Twin Peaks left our TV screens way […]Read More Meanwhile…: My initial thoughts on Twin Peaks Season 3.
I am a fan but have never seen The King Blues live, I never got the opportunity. First hearing the band at the end of their promotional run for the Punk & Poetry album and finding out I had just missed out on that albums tour, ‘Next time’ I thought to myself, ‘Next time’. Within […]Read More Gig Review: The King Blues, The Slade Rooms, Wolverhampton, 04/05/17
This year marks the 10th anniversary of Record Store Day, a day originally set up to celebrate and boost commerce to the independent record stores, where releases ranging from singles box sets to picture discs to never before released film soundtracks, they can be picked up exclusively from your local independent record shop rather than […]Read More Record Store Day: The highs & lows of the annual independent sales event.