Here’s what I’m enjoying in life during my first week back in New Zealand – decent plumbing, cooking my own food, and new baby lambs on the farm.
We started our adventure in Santiago, Chile – a one-day stopover on the way to Bolivia. There was only one thing on my list to do, and that was visit La Chascona, the Santiago residence of poet Pablo Neruda.
I have been waiting seven years since Skepticism’s last album, Alloy, to hear more from my favourite purveyors of exquisite misery. These Finns feature in my top ten doom metal bands, and I’ve said before that their album Stormcrowsfleet is up there with my favourite albums of all time. Finally, the wait for new material […]