One of the biggest privileges of my work is that I get to travel for business, and quite often (though not always!) it is to locations that are really enjoyable. This past week has been one such occasion, visiting the Philippine capital of Manila - a 10 hour flight from my current base in Jeddah. … Continue reading Manila Moments
In a previous post about my love for guitars, I mention that due to the expat lifestyle that we have, my collection is spread throughout the world, from Australia, to Dubai, Cyprus and UK. But it's not just guitars that I suffer this problem with, clothes too are strewn across the globe, and whilst this is not a major every … Continue reading Where’s that damn suit?
I'm not really into all the gadgets that are available for guitar players these days, but this tuner caught my eye some months ago, and I wanted to share some details about it. Tuning a guitar, especially for gigging, can be quite stressful - back in the 70's when I first started playing, if a piano wasn't … Continue reading The ‘Roadie’ Guitar Tuner
'I love you baby, but not like I love my guitar' - Prince Whilst I’m not the most accomplished guitarist, I love to look at them, play them, and I’m lucky enough to own a few. However, a drawback of my expat lifestyle is that I never have them all together in one place, they … Continue reading A life long love