The Hat

https://hughsviewsandnews.com/2016/05/03/hughs-weekly-photo-challenge-week-24-hats/ I began wearing my hat when I got a job as social diarist for an Irish evening newspaper, The Evening Herald. It was called Dubliner's Diary, then but it soon became known as The Hat. It was an easy way to be recognized, get in the door and get my story. The main picture…Read more The Hat

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Everything I want to hear, sample

My own personal experience with music began when I saw the Beatles on Top of the Pops in the early '60s on BBC. Everyone watched this show. It ran through the top 20. It was like a religious service. Every week we watched The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, The Faces, Freddie and Dreamers, The Dave Clark Five, Roy Orbison, PJ Proby, The Merseybeats, The Hollies, The Who, The Move, I remember them all.