Monthly Archives: June 2013

Jun 30, Brussels — Set-up

Tomorrow being Canada Day, the first of July, means today is the end of June and in my head, the middle of the year. How did that happen? How comes it that we’ve passed the solstice and it’s still a … Continue reading

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Jun 28, Mannheim

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Jun 27, Mannheim Day Off

Beneath a grey wet blanket dripping polite spheres of rain I had myself a little spend today. Mannheim has a great shopping area in which to procure some shoes (damnit, the ones I bought before leaving home were too tight … Continue reading

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Jun 25, Oberhausen

After a 20-minute drive under a pale grey sky to the König Pilsener Arena, and upon the Winning Team’s grand entrance, our truck, Number Six, opened its doors and the magic ponies trotted gaily skyward on arcs of butterfly dust, … Continue reading

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A Cool Gift

I thought it was worth mentioning, meeting with some folks before the show in Oberhausen. I chatted briefly with avid LC fans Betty, Maarten, Vera, and Wenche, and they asked if I could ferry a gift backstage, some neat little … Continue reading

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Jun 23, Antwerp Sportpaleis

It was a cool, grey, wet morning in Antwerp when a van-man met us outside our hotel. The short drive to Sportpaleis was uneventful and apart from taking pictures of our truck pack, so was the load in; or so … Continue reading

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Jun 21, London O2

London shows — they’re supposed to be important, you know. The last time we played London, it was Wembley, and I remember it being pretty difficult; stress levels were up, things were going wrong, and cannibals had broken through the barricades … Continue reading

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