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I thought it was time for some rock’n’roll in the Wednesday Hottie department, so today I give you Synyster Gates (aka Brian Haner Jr) from the band Avenged Sevenfold. This guy isn’t just an award-winning lead guitarist, he’s also got cheekbones to die for and those eyes …! [...]
Monday was the Big Day - the annual RNA Awards now called the RoNAs (Romantic Novel Awards) - and as you may have heard already once or twice (or maybe more?), Choc Lit had a triumphant afternoon!
Kate, Christina and Jane
Jane Lovering won the Romantic [...]
I find it impossible to listen to music while I’m writing; I sit here surrounded by birdsong and cows, with the occasional insane sheep chorus, it’s so bucolic it would make The Archers feel a bit outclassed. So when I do feel the need for some music to stir me up a bit, I go [...]
The soundtrack of Turning the Tide ranged from Scissors Sisters to South Pacific via sea shanties, Stereophonics and a little dash of Elvis. That was the mood music playing in my head, although I can’t listen to anything with lyrics when I actually write because I find it too distracting.
I’ve mentioned before that voice is [...]
Billie Joe Armstrong
I’ve often been told I have strange taste in music. I think what people mean is I don’t act my age. Too bad! I don’t think music should be “ageist” and when I hear something I like, I don’t stop to consider what age group [...]