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Jacket Required ss15 – Godspeed Goods, Mr.Black and Harry Stedman

Jacket Required ss15 - Godspeed Goods, Mr.Black and Harry Stedman

        On a bright baking sunny Wednesday, Burtonwode made the short journey from the stuffy office on Commercial St to the Jacket Required SS/15 event at the Truman Brewery to see if we could scope out whats fresh. With no motive other than interest, we pick out those brands and items which caught […]

Bucket hats are back..and just in time for the World Cup !!

Bucket hats are back..and just in time for the World Cup !!

With World Cup fever upon us….and with 1990 twenty four years ago, and agreeably retro, the spirit of ’90 is back with a vengence. What started out as a trickle has turned into a torrent that by the end of the summer with feel like overkill. So, if you cant beat them…join them….dust off your […]

Paul Smith- 9 Albermarle St a Journey in Style

Paul Smith- 9 Albermarle St a Journey in Style

I’m rarely in the West End, but when I am I always used to enjoy a trip to 9 Albermarle St, where the remarkable Paul Smith Furniture and assorted expensive niceties shop was located. The shop ever failed to amaze. The shop was full of folly and irreverence. My favorite piece I recall from there […]

Fashion Show Darling – Oliver Spencer A/W 14

Fashion Show Darling - Oliver Spencer A/W 14

I’ve been blessed with many experiences in my 31 years on the planet, ranging from running with the Bulls in Pamplona  (Just in case you needed proof…..also…this is probably the only photo where I am even doing anything remotely cool…so may as well trot it out) to watching Liverpool win the European Cup in Istanbul….and […]

Some Kickin Live Performances

Some Kickin Live Performances

I’ve slacked of late…but for a while back there…#bigtunes was a #regularfeature on the Burtonwode . I like to listen to all sorts of music…..but there is a focus on Blues/Country and Funk if I had to say anything….anyway…here a just a few that I like to listen to for your enjoyment!! Stevie Ray Vaughn […]

100 Jokes……the last 50 (Finally!!)

100 Jokes......the last 50 (Finally!!)

Zoiks…..yeah yeah…I know I promised the rest of these 50 bad boy Jokes a lomg time ago….but good things come to those who wait…enjoy!! I have noticed during review…that I repeated a few jokes…but all in all I think the standard is pretty high. You can catch the other 50 on this blog post. Now that […]

Tripple AAA – II

Tripple AAA - II

Following on from PART ONE I continue my fumbling attempts at photography. I’m using one of these wanky 35mm films, not in some lame vain attempt to fit in with the Shoreditch, Urban Hipster Massive…but mainly because if I didnt use film I dont think I’d ever get any of them developed. This way it kind […]

BIG TUNES and Scouse ones too…..

BIG TUNES and Scouse ones too.....

All good things must come to an end….and that with that our 100 Jokes in 100 Days is sadly no more. Many of you are beyond relieved that my tirade of crap jokes has ended….some of you are sad to see them go. Most of the latter people are most likely old farts who love […]

Great Men, Great Pants: Not criticizing…but TUT-TUT (King Tetehkamen)

Great Men, Great Pants: Not criticizing...but TUT-TUT (King Tetehkamen)

Lets play a game… Imagine you’re a notorious despot of one of the greatest civilizations of the ancient world; divinely ordained, fabulously wealthy, and young enough to enjoy it. What do you take with you to the afterlife? Obviously you have to pack the essentials; a gold death mask to keep you looking your best, […]

Triple A (AAA – Adventures Around and About)

Triple A (AAA - Adventures Around and About)

Continuing the whole bloggingmalarky. These are of no particular event…just random snaps from around the place. The bottom two are of this beggar by the Station I go to. In an upcoming photoset I have a homeless guy who we chatted to about all the different bizarre tactics homeless people use to get money. I’m […]