Two Years of Wandering
Signs of the Times.

Stony is Quiet Tonight

Simply Floyd front manMartin of Simply Floyd, at the Cock Hotel.

By today, I would usually expect to be very tired. I would have been out every night since Saturday to see live music, at Stony Stratford’s annual Stony Live event.

I miss it. I’ve been out to Stony Stratford in the evenings, to take photos of all the closed up pubs for my Distance Project, which covers the changes the lockdown has made to our lives. 

The town, usually busy with live music fans at this time of year, was strangely quiet. So here, just to help keep you going until next year, are some unpublished photos from 2019. There's also a couple of shots from the Folk on the Green event, also in Stony Stratford in June.

Stony Live will be back next year.

Band Substance at the Fox and HoundsBand Substance at the Fox and Hounds.

Live music audienceBand Substance's audience at the Fox.

_IMG5151aI don’t know who this band is! I think it was the fellow on the left’s 60th birthday, but that’s all I can remember. Can anyone tell me?

Jo sings for Simply FloydJo of JoJo and the Mojos, singing with Simply Floyd at the Cock Hotel.

Simply FloydSimply Floyd, at the Cock Hotel. This was a charity gig, I think.

Young musiciansYoung musicians wait to play at Folk on the Green.

Folk on the GreenBy the war memorial at Folk on the Green.


Wait For Jude, playing at the Fox and Hounds. This wasn’t actually during Stony Live, but they usually play there during the event. I would love to film them there now, tonight. But I can’t! This is the first video ever on the North Bucks Wanderer; let me know if it works!

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