Music festival will see city come alive, and I’ll be there

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I’m very excited!

Friday is the start of the Play up Pompey Music Festival, and I think it’s going to be the start of something very special.

I love the thought that the city will be getting its groove on and hosting some of the best bands from around the area in the bars and pubs and clubs.

It’s been a long time since I’ve really been involved in the city’s music scene, but this is really exciting.

It starts on Friday, as I said, and goes on to its grand finale at the Wedgewood Rooms on July 27. I’m a bit of a regular at the Wedge and it’ll be a pleasure to go back – especially as I am currently having a month on the wagon and that’ll be the first night off it!

I encourage everyone to come along too, and to see