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Archive for the day “April 4, 2013”

Lucinda Belle Orchestra at The Pheasantry Chelsea London


Right upfront I will admit my bias that I have been listening to and watching LBO for around 2 years now and have seen them play in decent size auditoria and in smaller venues. On this occasion it was a tiny venue a Pizza Express Music Club in the King’s Road. This venue is maybe even although intimate a little too small. Having said that the acoustics were fine and the concert was great. LBO have it seems been in the studio a lot of late creating a second album which will be due out later this year and it will be a little different from the first but nothing to detract affictionados from buying it. The album production is being funded by a system of pledges for either buying the album, even singing on the album, or more realistically wathcing the band in the studio. It must be working as 74% of the money has already been pledged.  To learn more try here

http://www.pledgemusic.com/blog/522-lucinda-belle-ushers-in-rockabilly-gypsy-jazz

Lets be brief and summarise, great concert, two hours went quick, great guitar work from Sheldon Conrich ( who co-writes and vocals on a few songs), the new music is superb. My only complaints? Minor ones, that a few of my favourite tracks did not get played including SlideShow.

Anyway take a look at some photos here. The lighting was miserable ( as it should be of course), so working without flash was nigh on impossible even at high ISO speeds ( dont like going much over 5000, even though the camera goes to 24,000), such that a little post-production magic was needed. So enjoy these and if you search on my blog you will find 2-3 other photographic sets too.

Lucinda Belle and Harp

Lucinda Belle and Harp

Sheldon Conrich

Sheldon Conrich

Lucinda Belle and Harp

Lucinda Belle and Harp

Lucinda Belle and Harp

Lucinda Belle and Harp

Lucinda Belle and Harp

Lucinda Belle and Harp

Sheldon Conrich

Sheldon Conrich

LBO Lucinda Belle Orchestra

LBO Lucinda Belle Orchestra

Lucinda Belle and Harp

Lucinda Belle and Harp

Philipp Groyssboeck

Philipp Groyssboeck

Lucinda Belle and Harp

Lucinda Belle and Harp

Lucinda Belle Orchestra

Lucinda Belle Orchestra

Ferero Rocher Chocolates next to lyrics for Washed up on love. No explanation

Ferero Rocher Chocolates next to lyrics for Washed up on love. No explanation

Wedding Art Card. Drawn by The Twelve Year Old. Which is the best version?


Friends getting married on friday and they asked for a reprise of some art work done last year in the form of a B and  L, for Bruce and Lisa. Here they are. Which one is best?

 

crazy Color IMG_0353 version 2 copy version 2 version 3 version 4

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