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Monday, July 02, 2007

Glastonbury 2007

We arrived Thursday afternoon to find nearly every single available camping spot taken, after walking around in the rain for nearly an hour we finally found a spot near the back of the festival facing the Other stage. We met up with some friends for a couple of drinks that night and got to bed reasonably early in preparation for the 3 days of non-stop music and partying. On the first day I caught Modest Mouse, The Automatic, Bloc Party, Rufus Wainwright and Arcade Fire. Modest Mouse was the pick of the day and put on a great set. We were a bit far away from the stage for Bloc Party but it still was a great performance.

On the second day I saw Dirty Pretty Things, Lilly Allen, Babyshambles, Maximo Park, The Editors and the Killers. We were right up close for Maximo Park which was fantastic, they were one of the best bands of the weekend. The Killers were disappointing because there was something wrong with the sound and we were pretty far back from the main Pyramid Stage. On the last day we saw the Enemy, Sunshine Underground, Cold War Kids, Dame Shirley Bassey, Manic Street Prechers, the Kaiser Cheifs, The Who and Chemical Brothers. We were only about five back from the front for Kasier Chiefs and they were definitely my pick for the best band of the festival. The Who and Chemical brothers also put on great shows to finish off the festival.

It wasn’t all about the bands though, it was also about the mud, agony, rain and tears. The whole place turned into a mud bath during the first day, there was ankle deep mud everywhere. To get to any stage was an effort, you couldn’t sit down or rest until you got back to the tent at then end of the night. There was plenty of food stalls and places to get a beer which was great, however getting to the toilet was hell. It was defiantly one of the best experiences since the start of the trip, finally getting to see all of my favorite bands in one place was just amazing. There will be more photos coming up soon.

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Marees new pet - Ash

Here are some photos of our new baby rabbit Ash...he's quite the adventureous one...jumping onto the couch and across the lounge room and doing his best to get into the smallest places possible! Very cute!

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Friday, March 02, 2007

Nottingham - UK

Hey everyone,

I went out in Nottingham this week since I was there for a conference, found a 70s nightclub called Flares. Ashley and Kezza you would have loved it, here is a sample photo, the others and more details are available on my blog.

If anyone is having problems posting anything to this site send me an email. Currently I can't post messages in the chatbox for some reason.

Monday, February 12, 2007

St Kilda Festival

The Pics are of Luna park, my friend Sam and I and Kez doing his best Sun Hill impersonation.
Hi Guys...yes it has been a while but my excuse is that our laptop died...all good now though with a new computer woohoo! Still have dial up though so the pictures will be few and far between cause I am too impatient...these photos took an hour to load!! Yesterday was the St Kilda Festival...not that Kez would remember haha! Lots of sun, wind, grass in my drink, grass on my food, grass stuck to my legs, red wine on my new dress (thanks Shak) dancing, aussie hip hop, aussie rock and the Gurge! oh and alcohol! Great to catch up with Eamonn on Sat...shame about the Reds tho...maybe next week..?

Wednesday, January 17, 2007

Tipping Comp

Anyone interested in joining my tipping comp for the Super 14 is more than welcome. There is always a "Unique" prize at the end of the competition. Follow these directions: http://www.OzTips.com Comp Name: Bring Back Horan Comp #: 85276 Comp Password: seansinthecamoclub To join: 1) Go to http://www.OzTips.com 2) From the 'Home' page, click "I'm new and I want to Tip" and register a new Login for the site (or, if you are already registered with OzTips, Login). 3) Click "I want to join a Tipping Comp" on the 'Home' page, or "Join a Tipping Comp" on the 'Tipping' page. 4) Enter the Comp # and Comp Password details above.

Friday, January 05, 2007

New Years Eve - London

We had a great New Years eve, we headed over to a friends place early in the day then made our way out to Trafalgar Square and down towards the Thames for a great view of the fireworks.

Where are all the new posts guys?

Monday, December 18, 2006

Lawless reunion - Dublin

Mel, some friends and me flew over to Dublin for a whirlwind visit last weekend, it was a fun trip and was great catching up with Shinead and Fiona again.

I have a more detailed discription of the trip as well as many other exciting adventures on my blog which you can access from here.

Merry Christmas everyone!

This was a special delivery since they knew we were in Dublin for the weekend!

Friday, November 24, 2006

The New Geoff Marsh

I would like to offer a motion that Sean become the resident Geoff Marsh of the Lawless family. After a steady innings at number 8 for his local cricket club Sean stood his ground with a 'more capable' batsman. He was the rock. His steady scoring rate of 11 runs in 31 overs makes him my nomination for the family Geoff Marsh - a renowed slow and steady batsman in an era long past. Who is with me?