And so it has happened. The digital nightmare scenario came upon me this past week. i keep all my digital data (photos, docs and music) on a couple of external HDs. After a visit to India one of the disks decided to stop working. Not too worried I backed up the back up and plugged in the second disk. One week later, this brand new disk (Seagate if you must know) gave a groan and gave up the ghost as well. But wanting to really turn the knife it spread its evil on to my Mac Air which immediately went blank. No amount of cursing or cajoling has been able to revive either!
So, until I am able to replace the Mac and get under the hoods in (vain, I’m sure) hope of retrieving the files, there will be precious little activity here and over at the Washerman’s Dog.
But as compensation I refer you to Scroll.in, where I write a regular Sunday music column. Here’s the link to this week’s edition