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MFI at the Brunswick Music Festival

Well once again the Brunswick Music Festival rolled around (it’s the opening of festival season – sort like daffodills and spring). This year My Friend Ian (hereinafter MFI as usual) played on the PBS  Roots stage for the Sydney Rd Street Party , it’s the opening event of the festival.  He had the band  (Ian… Read more »

Ross Ryan, Spectrum, MFI and a Zoom H4

Now as some of you are aware I am a toy junkie, and for some months I had been reading about the Zoom H4 and it’s brethren (actually I was lusting after the Sony PCM1 back in 2005). You can read the O’Reilly Review of the Zoom H4 Handy Recorder by Mark Nelson or just… Read more »

MFI or What Bland Did Next

Sit back, get comfortable, pour a large single malt and let me set the scene. My Friend… let’s be a bit creative and make up a really cool name to leave Ian with a shred of dignity. On second thoughts, let’s not. My Friend Ian (hereinafter referred to as MFI) decided that he is taking… Read more »

Tales Of A Zoom H4n – Ian Bland @ Melbourne Folk Club

Jools and I both decided to go out and see some live music and seeing that My Friend Ian (MFI) had scored  a gig at the Melbourne Folk Club, that seemed like a great place to start. The Melbourne Folk club is currently down in West Brunswick and seems to have a fairly wide ranging selection of styles… Read more »

Tales Of A Zoom H4n – Liz Frencham & Pete Fidler

Back in Early October My Friend Ian (MFI) scored a gig at the Clifton Hill Hotel, he was performing as a duo with Ed Bates.  BUT this isn’t about him (soon, soon my dark pet) this is about Liz Frencham & Pete Fidler. All I can say is Wow, I remember hearing Liz play in… Read more »