Music is really important to me. I used to be in a band, going to gigs is my favourite thing, I love to collect vinyl and I occasionally DJ.
I guess that I love to sample stuff that has already happened - music, film, photography, clothes, furniture - therefore I love to trawl through charity shops, flea markets, record fairs and boot sales. Although that doesn't mean that I don't have my feet deeply implanted in the present.
What I’m doing with my life
I'm a photographer, but I've taken a sabbatical to raise my
daughter Dolly. That in itself is a pretty full time job, but I
still find the time to experience the fine things in life and
behave like a bit of a loon. I'm also a volunteer with the
neighbourhood care scheme, helping vulnerable, elderly people in my
I’m really good at
Arts and crafts and kind of making stuff. I'm very good at seeking
out bargains and treasures - I'm like The Terminator.
The first things people usually notice about me
My vintage style
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Hunter S. Thompson, Tom Wolfe, Salinger, Iain Banks
Harold and Maude is my favourite film
60's psyche/garage/beat/R'nB. Indie. Classical
I love my grub, especially Japanese and Thai
The six things I could never do without
A corkscrew (although they're usually screw caps these days -
I spend a lot of time thinking about
How much money I spend on records and how much money I would be
willing to spend on records
On a typical Friday night I am
Happy whatever I'm doing.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
Liam Gallagher called me an old cow. I wouldn't have minded, but I
was only 23 at the time and he was only a year younger than me!
Silly bowl-haired toss pot
You should message me if
You think we have similar interests.