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A writer’s music – Now Wash Your Hands by The Great Park

In Uncategorized on 21 September, 2011 at 17:00

In the songwriters’ all-night café Tom Waites sits in a corner wreathed in smoke, surrounded by fellow players, back slapping and cackling to his chords. In another corner, distant but listening is Leonard Cohen, nursing a wine glass and contemplating puzzles he can resolve in lyrics. Stephen Burch, aka The Great Park, belongs in this corner.

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Sea shanties

In Uncategorized on 9 September, 2011 at 15:24

I will be telling the Sailor and the Flower at the Mezrab’s storytelling tonight. It really is a gem of an evening and will be fascinating to see how it turns out live.

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