Biosphere

Upload following request – I don’t have the setlist any longer though, sorry! Biosphere is the main recording name of Geir Jenssen (born 30 May 1962), a Norwegian musician who has released a notable catalogue of ambient electronic music. He is well known for his works on ambient techno and arctic themed pieces, his use of music loops, and peculiar samples from sci-fi sources. His 1997 album Substrata was voted … Continue reading Biosphere

On the road again: Maidenhead

By the early twentieth century, Maidenhead was a convenient resort for anyone who couldn’t be bothered to travel as far west from Paddington as Bath. A long-demolished riverfront hotel called Skindles was the haunt of royalty, politicians, actors, and writers — and a place for “illicit liaisons”. It hasn’t enjoyed the label of ‘fashionable’ since Edwardian times, when its waterfront made it a trendy resort … Continue reading On the road again: Maidenhead

On The Road Again: Eastleigh FC

Back in the seventies and eighties when we used to play (and defeat) Bournemouth, it was seen as a real Hampshire derby. These days, a fixture against Eastleigh can qualify I suppose in those same terms although it is of course hardly as glamourous. For me It’s another ground to chalk off despite it only being eighty miles along the coast and with no trains … Continue reading On The Road Again: Eastleigh FC

In Focus: Chesterfield FC

Contributors: Sky Is Blue and The Beautful History, The Guardian and iNews From glimpsing Championship football to staring non-league full in the face, Chesterfield’s decline has been eye-watering. Three years of failure on the pitch is bad enough, but for all the defeats, it is off-field scandal, gaffes and poor decisions that have compounded supporters’ misery. In May 2015, Paul Cook led a Chesterfield team that included Premier League … Continue reading In Focus: Chesterfield FC

On the road again: Barrow AFC

An away trip to Barrow couldn’t have come at a more difficult time, on the brink of the festive holidays and with industrial action by the railway (SWR) in operation from 2nd December. And since defeating us early doors, Barrow AFC have gone on a storming run and sit currently top of the tree in the National League. Barrow also have what we crave most; … Continue reading On the road again: Barrow AFC

The FA Trophy – First Round Draw

Aldershot Town will play Torquay United away  in the FA Trophy on 14th December. North section Solihull v Darlington Stourbridge or South Shields v Southport Bradford PA v Halesowen Harrogate v Hartlepool Stockport v Blyth or Alfreton Chesterfield v Notts County Hednesford v Chester FC Halifax v Wrexham AFC Telford v Leamington Farsley Celtic v Altrincham Matlock v Chorley FC United of Manchester v Kettering … Continue reading The FA Trophy – First Round Draw