Ijo Pona Posts

17th September 2018 / Music

Backhouse & Brownswood – “Brownswood Love.” Not a set of Accountants or Solicitors and their trendy start-up enterprise but a DJ Mix. My weekend was a write-off. Pretty much wasted…

9th September 2018 / News

My good friend Karen has a new job – she is leaving the public sector to move to the private sector and we had a bit of a get-together for her.…

1st September 2018 / Music

It has been a while since I tried to make music – any music. Even my Field Recording has ebbed off. I just seem to be working non-stop. Still, when…

28th August 2018 / Music

The Gaffa Tapes will be a series of DJ Mixes. What is quite nice about them is that I mix them from Cassettes Decks. Yes, Cassette DJ Mixes – not…

27th August 2018 / Holiday

Our trip to Manchester: Me and Mrs Backhouse visited my sister, Alison. Alison lives in the Chorlton area of Manchester and it is the first time me and Kathryn went…

12th August 2018 / Music

I was invited to take part in Beats On The Beach at Henshaws on Saturday. The main act was one of the best DJs I have had the pleasure of…

8th August 2018 / Music

I got some new DJ Equipment in the post today – but, not just any DJ Equipment; I hope to DJ from Cassette. But, why the hell would I want…

25th July 2018 / News

The weekend boiled and then simmered – that was just the heat coming off the pavement outside. The temperature has been ludicrously high with it only raining twice in two…