What are you doing New Years?


Once upon a time I used to gig but not these days. Usually loved NYE gigs – always better paid and I’m no great fan of the whole celebration thing (do you reckon things’ll get better come Monday?). Birdcage New Year’s Eves were usually fun.

This year, I’ve no idea what’s happening around town, but I do know that on New Year’s Day (Sunday) there are a couple of pub sessions lunchtime/afternoon around Southsea – the Barley Mow with Shep Woolley and mates, and the Auckland blues jam with Andy Broad.

I learned all this from a seagull:


Author: pompeypop

University lecturer, longtime local musician and recently historian of popular music - especially in and around Portsmouth. My blog is entirely about that topic

4 thoughts on “What are you doing New Years?

  1. All being well I shall be watching Hat Trick play at Sarisbury Social Club, Sarisbury Green, Soton, who will be playing their final gig, forever!!

  2. There are many of us out there who’ve done final gigs Ann, and we’re still doing them! Good luck to them and have fun yourself.

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