Stelios Tsoukias Live: Tribute to Pavlos Sidiropoulos – Review

Yesterday evening I had the fortune, nay, the privilege to see Stelios Tsoukias and his band performing live at Zigfrid von Underbelly at Hoxton. The gig was a tribute to the late Pavlos Sidiropoulos. I didn’t know what to expect but I was very pleasantly surprised. For the ones that know Pavlos’ voice will agree…




Brexit? What Brexit?

Unless you have been stranded on a desert island for the last 6 days you know that the UK voters decided to leave the EU. There is a number of ideas going around my head about this referendum and the result so I thought I would put them in writing. First of all, there was no reason for…




About Robin Williams…

Now that the dust has settled from the sad news of Robin William’s passing, I thought I could add my opinion to all the others’. I don’t want to repeat what everybody else has said, so I will keep it short and to the point. Undoubtedly he was comedy genius. Any sort of abuse is…




Football player or fan?

Yesterday, I found myself at Old Trafford, in Manchester, watching the Manchester United vs. Olympiacos match which, in case you have been stranded on a desert island for the last 24 hours, it finished with the home team beating their opponents 3 – 0. I am not, really, a football and I am quite happy…




Welcome

Some years ago I registered the domain yiannis.co.uk. Initially I was using it only for email. When I started sailing, I decided to start a blog the Captain’s Log. I used Blogger, but there was an option where it would automatically upload the files to my website via FTP. So for the last 6-7 years…