Still Bill: On appreciating Bill Withers

Today, in early April 2020 I’ve just heard that Bill Withers has died. So I’m thinking of him, a wonderful songwriter and a magnificent human being. This is a blog post about him from a few years back, and this evening I’ll be having another watch of “Still Bill” from the link you’ll find in […]

A Saturday Smithdown Stroll

“Just off for a Saturday Smithdown Stroll” I say to Sarah as I’m leaving the house. “Oh that means records then” she perceptively replies. “It might?” I mutter, and as you can see it does. But more of that later. With Coming Home dominating my weeks, now I’ve stepped back from pretty much everything else […]