Photo of the day – 118

Photo of the day – 118

Farewell to the toe My nephew Asher was born with an extra toe. It’s not unusual in my family, actually. Other members of my family, including Asher’s mum – my sister Kerryn – had extra digits. And apparently, it’s not all that uncommon...
Photo of the day – 116

Photo of the day – 116

Watch the birdie… My flight back to Birmingham is not until this evening, so I’ve had a fantastic day just being a complete tourist in Budapest. In fact, I’ve spent most of the past four days saying ‘Wow’. Today, we made it up to the...
Photo of the day – 115

Photo of the day – 115

Simon Goffe presenting at Zipkomm I spent the day at the Hungarian music industry conference, Zipkomm. I was understandably part of the English-speaking section of the conference… We each spoke for 90 minutes, including questions, which is uncharacteristically...
Photo of the day – 113

Photo of the day – 113

Digging for Hungarian Jazz-Funk in Europe’s smallest record shop I was taken out today for lunch and a spot of record shopping by Gábor Vályi – aka DJ Shuriken and one of the Crate Soul Brothers. He and a fellow DJ & collector compiled an album called...
Photo of the day – 112

Photo of the day – 112

Anita Kiss and András Petruska – my Budapest guides I’m in Hungary, giving a couple of lectures and talks over the next few days. I wasn’t very clear about the details of what was going down, but it sounds pretty action-packed. I was picked up at the...