Category Archives for Music

Some thoughts on band etiquette…

(Caution, I don’t normally swear a lot in my writing, but I do here. Sorry in advance if it bothers you.) I’ve been in one band or another for well over 10 years. I’ve played in a 300 year old … Continue reading

01. February 2016 by Michael Partridge
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Best Albums of 2015…in my humble opinion.

This is coming in no particular order, as I doubt very much I could pick one over the others. 1. Murder by Death – Big Dark Love Murder by Death are easily one of my favourite bands in the whole world, they haven’t recorded a bad album, … Continue reading

27. December 2015 by Michael Partridge
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STOLEN: Fender Jaguar Baritone, Squire Jazz Bass and Squire Bronco.

I woke up on the morning of the 19th of November to a text message from my bandmate that our studio space had been broken into and three of our instruments were stolen. This is not the kind of news … Continue reading

19. November 2015 by Michael Partridge
Categories: Changed my life, General, Music, Personal | 6 comments

One Microphone and some magic!

My most productive period of blogging was during the last run of Burning Red Red Matter, its a content creation club, reasons to blog, simple inspiration, that sort of thing. It has been rebooted for season 2, so I am … Continue reading

21. August 2015 by Michael Partridge
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Sam Russo, Cory Branan and Tim Barry at Le Pub

After the successful trial of tech that was filming Sammy H Stevens & Jonah Matranga play at Le Pub, I decided to give it another go! This time I planned ahead a little, chatted to the lovely folks at Le Pub first … Continue reading

18. March 2015 by Michael Partridge
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Why I’m not interested in contemporary rock music.

Please be aware I wrote this at 2am on a Saturday night after getting home from a gig. Just be thankful I don’t drink or it wouldn’t make any sense. This is a weird statement to write down. Partially because … Continue reading

19. October 2014 by Michael Partridge
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Sammy H Stephens and Jonah Matranga at Le Pub!

As you may well (or not at all) know, I love filming things. I played a gig recently at Le Pub, with the excellent Sammy H Stephens and Jonah Matranga. Considering they were both acoustic acts, I decided to pack … Continue reading

06. October 2014 by Michael Partridge
Categories: Design, Filming, General, Music | 1 comment

STHC Easter All Dayer at Le Pub

This was an interesting thing to film. I decided that it would be a good idea to see what my Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ35 was capable of shooting in video mode. I don’t think I even shot at full resolution, I … Continue reading

28. April 2014 by Michael Partridge
Categories: Filming, General, Music | 1 comment

FAQ – What’s your favourite album?

I get asked this all the time, usually when someone finds out: A: I still religiously buy physical medium music. or B: Own somewhere in the region of 1000 records and 3000 CDs Lets not even factor in the countless … Continue reading

26. March 2014 by Michael Partridge
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One of my favourite possessions in the whole world.

In this day and age of digital ownership, crazy things like record collections or having enough books to fill a library are frowned upon by certain people…I know, who knew? Not me thats for sure! BUT there are some items … Continue reading

04. March 2014 by Michael Partridge
Categories: Changed my life, Music, Personal, Photography | 2 comments

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