Category: Culture

Hendrix in Mayfair

Improbably , Handel and Hendrix lived in the same house in Mayfair – obviously separated by a couple of floors and two hundred years or so  The music Hendrix was listening to at the time is on display – some eclectic choices . Handel seems to have taken his music with him .

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Bike as Design Icon

A trip to the Design Museum revealed bikes as Design Icons rather than machines for high performance , or in the case of the Moulton an exercise in quirky British innovation The Moulton brought back memories . My father always aspired to own one , but motivated by a keen sense of value bought instead…

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