September 19th, 2009

beach

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rewatching some Doctor Who with EB and at the end of the last Easter Special 'Planet of the Dead' the Doctor refers to two characters, Nathan and Barclay.

I'm *sure* I've seen that name before - Christmas Special? The Next Doctor one?

Or am I imagining it?

I know that quite a chunk of my f'list is into Who...
beach

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I've been watching The Transatlantic Sessions on iPlayer.

Cor, it's a bit good.
Folk musicians come together in what have been called 'the greatest backporch shows ever', as Shetland fiddle virtuoso Aly Bain and dobro ace Jerry Douglas host a Highland gathering of the cream of Nashville, Irish and Scottish talent. Highlights include songs by James Taylor, Julie Fowlis and Dan 'Man of Constant Sorrow' Tyminski, and instrumentals by Jerry Douglas, Aly Bain and Allan MacDonald.


I've decided that I need to learn to play the fiddle. Be afraid.