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‘The Weeping Warrior’: a story by Betsy Duff

Betsy Duff

The Weeping Warrior


Out of the darkness, they returned.

The footsteps of 100,000 warriors marched across the ruins of the Capital.

The fight was over.

Wiping the sweat from their brow, one warrior swooped low and scooped up a small stone, a piece of rubble, from the ground, lifting it upwards until they and the stone were about five feet tall.

Rubbing the stone between their index finger and thumb, the warrior examined it with a cat-like fixation, looking for evidence of its former identity, its former powers.

And then, with a dramatic flick of the forearm, the stone was catapulted into the distance, into nothingness. Lost among the debris, this stone bore no significance to the warrior. And remain insignificant it shall. That was the right of the warriors. For the debris had once been the foundations of a ghastly rumour that spread through humankind like a disease.

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On The Record with Nick J Townsend (Part 3)

On The Record With Nick J Townsend (Part 3)

Nick talks about the bands he’s been in and his observations on new young bands and their attitudes and behaviours after many years of promoting Rock and Metal events. We also take a slight discourse into his band’s own rock and roll behaviours but please note, no secretaries were harmed in the making of this video!

On The Record with Nick J Townsend (Part 2)

On The Record with Nick J Townsend (Part 2)

Nick J Townsend talks frankly and openly about his difficult early years in this edition of On The Record, the fact that he turned out to be one of the nicest people I have ever met is a testament to his character and his will to overcome adversity…in true American TV style…here’s Nick’s story! 🙂

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On The Record with Nick J Townsend (Part 1)

On The Record with Nick J Townsend (Part 1)

On The Record starts a four part journey with Weak13 band leader Nick J Townsend on his early music influences and inspirations, over the next episodes we cover event promotions and video production….highly recommended viewing 🙂

 

On The Record with Nathan Burlton (Part 2)

On The Record with Nathan Burlton (Part 2)

A view on what local gigs give to audiences and the effort that music enthusiasts will go to get to see the artists of their choice.

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On The Record with Nathan Burlton (Part 1)

On The Record with Nathan Burlton (Part 1)

He’s not with the family or the band, he’s not a musician but he will walk for miles to go to a good local gig. He’ll go through the event pages, download your tracks and even appreciate the different mixes of your songs and if he really likes your stuff he’ll recommend you to his friends (and they value his opinion), we start with Nathan’s early music inspirations and take it from there so let’s hear the view from the audience!

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On The Record with Craigus Barry (The Llama Lounge Bonus Edition)

On The Record with Craigus Barry (The Llama Lounge Bonus Edition)

Sometimes you get a series of events that transcend the artists that appear on them, the Llama Lounge was one of these, here On The Record with Craigus Barry tells us about it’s inception and how it grew and finally how the transfer of location seemed to lose it’s fragile magic 🙂

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