About colinritchie

Colin is a retired teacher who enjoys following the Bombers, listening to music, especially Bob Dylan, and drinking a robust cab sav. He also writes for our partner site The Footy Almanac.

Summer Rain by Johnny Rivers

Lorne Foreshore outside The Wild Colonial, summer 1968/69 Irrewarra, summer 2015 Lying close together I’d held her hand under a towel so nobody would notice, and, incredibly I’d even stolen a kiss from her.

By |2017-01-14T19:51:47+10:00January 17th, 2015|Pop|0 Comments

Roy Rogers by Elton John

Colin Ritchie London, and motorway to Scotland 1974 Elton looked across, smiled and waved and then he was gone. It was all over within a minute or so. The Mini was no match for the Roller.

By |2017-01-14T19:53:03+10:00December 13th, 2014|Pop|0 Comments