* Hay Festival Saturday May 26, location the British Legion:
---6pm: 'To Hell with Mike Read' rock quiz with me (supplying postpunk questions), Nick Kent, John Harris.
----8pm: 'To Hell with Music Journalists', same as above discussing on British rockwrite/music press.
---9pm: 'In the Pines'club: live bands of folkish persuasion interspersed with deejaying from the three crits (postpunk in my case -- perhaps i should bring
Steeleye Span 'the blacksmith' to drop next to 'skank bloc bologna' to ease the transition)
* Borders with Don Letts thursday 31st --event starts at
6.30pm. Free admission, tickets available from the store or telephone (t) 0207 379 8877 (not honestly sure why tickets are required if it's free but that's what it says in the mail-out)