Top 5 Gigs?

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Top 5 gigs? Ooh this may take some time! There’s almost too many to remember – I’m sure I’ve got an old box of ticket stubs bursting to bits at the back of one of my wardrobes somewhere. Don’t you love the buzz of anticipation before the show? That stale smell of the venue from […]

Lockdown

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Staying at home during this lock down could be viewed as a negative. Every time I see the news on TV or scroll around online, there seems to be another pretty depressing report about Covid19, but honestly since the announcement – I’ve been having a right old time indoors. I know it’s a very serious […]

Writer’s Block

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“Have I used that line before? I’m sure it’s in another track. Hang on, have I ripped it off Bruce Springsteen? Those chords don’t work! Perhaps I should use a banjo for that part? Would this whole thing sound better if I slowed it down . . . ” All valid questions for any songwriter […]

LA LA Land

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Linkin Park, Macy Gray and Korn are just a few of the bands/artists that I don’t sound anything like. I’m not really a fan of any of them. However, I do concede that ‘I Try’ is one of my guilty pleasure records. So, when Multi-Platinum Producer Jeff Blue (the guy responsible for all of the […]

Its Taken A Lifetime

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“. . . A tune-smith of the highest order” BBC Radio 1 Great quote that isn’t? Yeah, it always graces the CV, really adds some zing to proceedings don’t you think? Well, truth be told, it’s a little old. You see, I’ve been doing this song-writing thing for quite some time now. . . It’s […]