Life is what happens to you while you’re making other plans (to blog about stuff) Pt. 2

Sly and Jasper relaxing on the set of Sly and Reggie’s Dub Save The Queen video shoot Okay, so I realised today that it’s been the best part of a month since I last blogged on Intensely Relaxed. Appropriately enough, my last post was about life being what happens to you while you’re making other […]

Life is what happens to you while you’re making other plans (to blog about stuff)

   ‘Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans’. Photo: Swerdlow  The other Lennon I believe it was John Lennon who sang ‘Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans to blog about stuff’. Regardless of who said it, it would seem a universally acknowledged truth that […]

Some of My Best Friends Are Middle Class

The sky’s the limit for Sly and Reggie (photo: David Hoffman) Meeting People is Easy On Friday I had the pleasure of meeting up with two of the acts that will be performing at next Saturday’s Roots of Reggae FREE launch event, reggae poet Roy Gunter and Reggie from Sly and Reggie. As a self-confessed […]

Don’t call it a comeback …

It is fair to say there has been an explosion of interest in my Roots of Reggae project of late. Photo: jovike / Flickr It was Harold Wilson who said ‘a week is a long time in politics’. That was before Twitter, Facebook and this blog you’re reading (or at least skimming out of a […]