The Falcon got us here in record speed as we outpaced the GPS and shaved plenty of time off the trip. We could do the Kessel Rin in less than 12 parsecs in this machine. Anyway, got here from Nüremberg on time and set up in the awesome Markthalle –… Continue reading
Travel day from Zagreb to Nuremberg. The plan is simple: we drive to Trieste airport to drop off one car and pick up another which we use until we drop it in Calais on the way back to the UK shows. Simple! No. We reach Trieste (or Tourette’s as Reece… Continue reading
Not much to report really today. Slept in; had coffee; broke iPod; tried to fix iPod; swore at iPod; abandoned iPod and went to the gig which is a very cool venue with equally cool staff. Sound checked without problems and then feasted on ridiculous amounts of awesome food. Fire and… Continue reading
We had a great time in Brescia at the show, and the whole Operation:Mindcrime and Fire and Water crew have continued helping save our bacon by hauling our gear. After the show we stayed in an awesome hotel half an hour into the countryside, staffed by people so ridiculously happy… Continue reading
So…the adventure continues. Up early to sort out the van which was supposedly repaired. Managed to get to the garage in good time for then dropping the hire car back at the airport and then off to Brescia. All part of the master plan. Of course our master plan didn’t… Continue reading
No show in Rome for us :'( The van isn’t ready and replacement vehicle too late to reach Rome. On the plus side, discovered a new drink called Amaro Montenegro. Very nice. On to Brescia tomorrow and back in the game! Trieste still an amazing place. Transmission ends.