THE BIRD FACTOR

Jack the Crow did gangster rapping, up high in his oak tree, Chantal the Gull sung power ballads, at the seaside, on the quay   Peter Sparrow tweeted, in places far and wide, just where the fancy took him, with no bird at his side   Then an impresario, had a good idea, let’s have … More THE BIRD FACTOR

THE PINK BANANA

  A CASE FOR SHERLOCK HOLMES (even now still suffering from detective’s block) “What the hell is that in her mouth Inspector Lestrade? Looks like a pink banana to me!”  “Dr Watson really…what an idiot you are. I do not think you’ll find the evolution of the elongated and curved yellow skinned fruit known as … More THE PINK BANANA

‘YOU NEVER CLOSE YOUR EYES ANYMORE WHEN I KISS YOUR….SISTER’ – a case of lyricists block!

  Studio A of Gold Star Studios, Los Angeles 1964: Lyricist Cynthia Weil and her musician husband Barry Mann are ensconced in the studio debating how best to complete the lyric for the ballad, ‘You’ve Lost that Loving Feeling’ a song that one day will become an epic global hit for not only the original … More ‘YOU NEVER CLOSE YOUR EYES ANYMORE WHEN I KISS YOUR….SISTER’ – a case of lyricists block!