Category Archives: The Stone Roses

The Stone Roses – a review

I don’t know what it was that made me need to go and see The Stone Roses on Sunday, I had already documented my distrust of my judgement. The impulsive last-minute change of heart, concern over my health, and scepticism over … Continue reading

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Made of Stone

So Thursday turned out to be a disaster, chemo didn’t happen. They couldn’t give me a date/time last time I was there, and so most of last week and the early part of this week I was chasing it up, … Continue reading

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From Hartshead Pike to Heaton Park

So I bit my lip and made the biggest u-turn in the history of this blog. There’s not much I can say really, I’ll just do a Jimmy Carr and hold my hands up. I drove across Mossley top yesterday … Continue reading

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Floating On The Edge Of Oblivion

So The Stone Roses have re-formed and predictably tickets for their Heaton Park reunion concerts have sold out. They tentatively hinted at a “world tour” even before confirming the date or venue of the third reunion gig. I was not … Continue reading

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