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The Peto Garden at Iford Manor

Roman Baths, Bath

Sophie Ryder exhibition, Bath

The Royal Crescent, Bath

Bath Abbey

St. Catherines Chapel, Abbotsbury

Every cloud...

...has a silver lining

fossils at Lyme Regis

New Terrascope reviews...

New reviews from Terrascope!
"Always beautifully packaged and worthy of your attention are the releases from Apollolaan Recordings. The Latest batch does not disappoint, so let’s start with the soft strangeness of Tex La Homa, (Matt Shaw), whose latest five-track EP “The Rites of Spring”, mixes gentle acoustic guitar, flutes, bells and almost whispered vocals into an intoxicating whole. After the introductory lullaby instrumental of “Bonnie”, we are led into a stranger dream filled world as “The Bridge” reveals itself to be a surreal hallucinatory tale, reminding me of Kevin Ayers in its feel. Opening with bell and flute “Wild Swan” is another dream washed journey, the piece turning into a vocal drone, rising and falling until the echoed flute returns, curling like mist around our thoughts. After such mystery, the gentle guitar of “Penn Hill” is a welcome breeze, a chance to sit in the sun before a rattle of electronic insects heralds the arrival of “Sunshine and Snow”, the distur…

Athelhampton house

Guitarkestra

If you are anywhere near then try to make it along to this...You wont be disappointed!