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.
Day 2 of Wales Comic-Con has arrived and after the absolute result that was Day 1, it’s safe to say I’m hyped because today is photo-op day! Later today I’ll be grabbing a photo with Mick Foley & Amy ‘Lita’ Dumas and my wife has purchased a photo with T.J Thyne of Bones fame. A […]Read More Wales Comic-Con April 2017, Glyndŵr University, Wrexham: Day 2.
It’s that time of year again, where eager Sci-fi, Fantasy, Anime & Pop Culture fans descend on Glyndwr University in Wrexham for 2 days of signings, Photo-Ops, Q&A sessions and much more. Year on year, since I started attending Wales Comic-Con back in 2012, it has gone from strength to strength, drawing in bigger crowds […]Read More Wales Comic-Con April 2017, Glyndŵr University, Wrexham: Day 1.