Category: The Don McLean Story

Let’s talk guitars with Don McLean

An exhaustive interview from 2003 with Don McLean about all things guitars. Conducted by me and Ron Buck.

Hyde Park 1975

McLean returned to London to perform a free concert in Hyde Park on May 31st 1975. Before the concert, British actress Vanessa Redgrave insisted on meeting him at his hotel….


A random collection of posts reflecting my life as a geographer, biographer and UK higher education academic.

New Paper

2020 Zhou, L., Wang, J., Xu, D. Li, Y., Yao, B. & Howard, A. Responses of nitrogen transformation and dissolved oxygen in constructed wetland to biochar and earthworm amendment. Environ Sci Pollut Res (2020).