Monday 12 October 2009

Hotel Acceptable Of The Contemporary

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Hotel Acceptable Of The Contemporary Styling, Amsterdam.

An enjoyable reading breakfast in Restaurant Contemporary.

Farewell Roof-Views of Amsterdam I…

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Bags & guitar by the door…

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Departure call for noon.

15.46    Heineken Hall, Amsterdam.

Leaving the Acceptable & Contemporary Styled Room at noon, checking out & onto the street of this user-friendly city I…

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… into the TrevMobile to the venue, c. 5.5 miles from the hotel I…

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… where a supportive team of old & joint-Crim pals are, well,  supportive & pally.

Dressing room of the support/ed artiste I…

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Online.

15.52    DGM Live Factoids:

17 downloads are recouped;
we have 920 loyal customers.

On the DGM Guestbook…

Deception?
:: Posted by mikestedham on October 11, 2009
I have come to expect that such "special guest stars" are usually faded musical celebrities seeking an easy paycheck and a bit of reflected glory.

Sounds good to me. Now I see a professional future waiting to be claimed.

Soundcheck call for 17.30.

23.43    Holiday Inn Express, Antwerp.

Soundcheck 17.30 I…

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Onstage at 19.27 for a 19.30 performance, lasting c. 30 minutes I…

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A sold-out house to c. 5,000. Two flashes but no boos. I enjoyed playing to a generally-politely-supportive audience whose attention wavered after c. 20 minutes of bleeping & droning; as is conventional for Soundscapes in a support slot.

Tasty supper afterwards, stash box loaded, and into the TrevMobile c. 21.05 to gas up & set off the 95 miles to Antwerp, en route to Paris tomorrow…

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A welcome call along the way from the Minx.

Arriving c. 23.05 to this clean & acceptable motel, with BBCtv news, even I…

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00.04    Computing done.

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