News, thoughts and up coming events

On tour

Will Nashville TubbsFriday 6 June: Stoke Newington Literary Festival, 8.30pm

Thursday 12 June: Rye Books, Peckham, 7pm

Saturday 30 June: The Crow’s Nest, The Park at Glastonbury Festival, 12.30pm

24-27 July: Port Eliot Festival, Cornwall

14-17 August, The Green Man Festival, Glanusk, Wales

Saturday 30 August: The Woodland Library at End Of The Road, Larmer Tree Gardens, Dorset, 1pm

5-7 September: Festival Number Six, Portmeirion, Wales


Puncture – Mucky Pup

This is included on the new Soul Jazz compilation Punk 45: There Is No Such Thing As Society

The only single by Islington, London’s masters of self-lacerating punk rock, with a surprising admission of love for BBC newscaster Angela Rippon. The summer of 76 never sounded so desperate.