Last chance saloon!

Today - November 8th - is the last day of the personalized CD and DVD offer. Bill is personalising any Summerfold and Winterfold CD or DVD, as well as his autobiography, over at the shop, [...]

2017-10-27T10:34:59+00:00 November 2nd, 2010|

Thanks to all those participating

The personalized CD and DVD offer is now closed. Your requests are winging their way across the pond to Bill in the UK, and we'll turn this around for you just as fast as possible. [...]

2017-10-27T10:33:44+00:00 November 9th, 2010|

Update from Bill

I’m gearing up for the United States and practicing the one joke I’ve got for any citizens of that fair country who might be willing to attend one of my six talks on the ‘Perils [...]

2017-10-27T10:33:10+00:00 November 26th, 2010|

Dining with the great and the good…

More food. On tour you've got to keep body and soul together, after all. In Memphis TN, these guys are the guys you want to thank for all their help with equipment over the years. [...]

2017-11-22T12:27:14+00:00 December 17th, 2010|

Drummers that write and writers that drum.

L-R: Mark Guiliana, Billy Ward, Michael Parillo (Associate Editor, Modern Drummer magazine), Bruford, Adam Budofsky (Editorial Director, Modern Drummer).

2017-11-22T12:26:55+00:00 December 21st, 2010|

Letter from America

Roy Harper's 'Trigger', 1975. It was weird being on tour in the US recently, this time without a drum kit. In my playing days, we used to fly vast quantities of drums and specialist percussion [...]

2017-11-22T12:26:16+00:00 January 10th, 2011|

Questions answered

Gong taking a rest-stop, Norway December 1974: L-R unidentified, unidentified, Carolyn Bruford, Mike Howlett (bass), Didier Malherbe (saxophone). Michael DeAngury from Charlotte, North Carolina 17.01.2011 has a great set of photos from a Yes gig [...]

2017-11-22T12:25:49+00:00 February 7th, 2011|

Congratulations to eagle-eyed reader.

Congratulations to Russell Whitworth, who discovered the (accidental) deliberate error in the recent list of '10 Albums that Changed My Life'. In number 7 - Miles' Bitches Brew - the Ornette Coleman album is in [...]

2017-10-27T10:15:16+00:00 February 20th, 2011|

February’s questions answered.

With Genesis c.1976: L-R front: Rutherford, Collins, Hackett. L-R rear: Banks, Bruford. Continuing thanks to all for kind comments about my literary efforts. The book continues to sell steadily on a growing word of mouth [...]

2017-11-22T12:24:11+00:00 February 27th, 2011|