The magic of flowers

There’s something about receiving fresh flowers that just makes everything better. From the moment that the door rings and a parcel arrives from someone unknown and you get a frivolous shiver, from feeling loved and wanted as you read the card, and throughout the following days and weeks when the scent wafts to your noseContinue reading “The magic of flowers”

Evans The Death & Flowers @ Sebright Arms

Saturday 7th February If you’re seeking a foray into indie pop delights, a Fortuna Pop! is probably the place to go. With Flowers and Evans The Death on the bill, we expected guitar jangles and rustling drum beats to ricochet around the room at the Sebright Arms – and were not disappointed – but thisContinue reading “Evans The Death & Flowers @ Sebright Arms”


The Flowers Band from Gloucester are in their 46th year. Oh no, that’s the wrong one. This Flowers isn’t an ancient brass band, but a trio of indiepop perfection. The fourteen tracks on debut album are like brief catchy morsels planted into a youthful time capsule, frantic and feverish in energy and sentiment. They flirtContinue reading “Flowers”