Lives & Lyrics Project…

Hello all.

Tomorrow I am in the studio recording a track I wrote as part of the ‘Lives & Lyrics’ project here in Derby.

5 songwriters from the county have been put with different social groups, to try and bring their stories to life. I was placed in a young offenders institution with kids between the ages of 14 and 17.

It was quite an eye opening experience and one that I hope I have done justice to.

As part of the project, the 5 songwriters will be performing their tracks for free, to the public.

Below are a list of dates…

Wednesday 22nd November @ The Brewery Tap, Derby, England.

Thursday 23rd November (2:30pm) @ Baby People Studios, Derby, England.

Saturday 26th November (Midday) @ Mackworth Community and Youth Centre, Derby, England.

Wednesday 30th November (4pm) @ The Quad, Derby, England.

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Prague this weekend…

As you may know, I am a major fan of the city of Prague. I’m lucky enough to visit twice a year.

This weekend I am performing in the city twice.

Friday 7th October @ Soma Bar, Budecska 28, Prague, Czech Republic.

Saturday 8th October @ The Lucerna, Prague, Czech Republic.

If you are around, come say hello and we’ll have a beer!

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Lives & Lyrics Project

Ayup.

I have spent the last two Fridays in a young offenders institute just outside Derby. I am lucky enough to be involved in a musical project called ‘Lives and Lyrics’.

The idea of the project is to take stories from different areas of society, and put them into song. Other musicians are with different communities across the County. At the end of the project, we will release an album and tour the songs around the local area.

It has been an eye opening experience, and now I need to put pen to paper and do these kids justice.

I will post updates and samples as they come!

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Blue Balls Festival, Switzerland.

Hello,

I just got back from playing the Blue Balls Festival in Lucerne, Switzerland.

It has to be the greatest festival I have ever played. The organisers, the sound, the location, the crowds, all top notch.

I urge any musician out there to get on to their website, and ask for a slot! x

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(Photos courtesy of Cynthia Hanimann)

Thank you Brixton!

Massive thanks to everyone at the O2 Academy in Brixton on Saturday.

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Had a great time, and the audience made us feel welcome, and appreciated.

Can’t wait to see you all again soon. x

The Album Is Out Now!!!

You can download the new album now, by going to my Bandcamp page. It will be available on all the other outlets, like iTunes, on Saturday.

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Click here to download!

If you are old school, and want the album on CD, we are taking pre-orders now. They will be sent out on Monday.

Click here to pre-order!

Hope you like!

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Brand New Album – Out June 18th!!!

Ayup!

The new record is done and nearly here!

It will be available at all online distributors, and on CD via this website, from Saturday June 18th!

It is also available from my BandCamp page.

The record is called ‘3’, and was recorded at 432hz. It’s very different. I hope you like it!

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1. Man On Fire

2. Get Your Love On

3. Jura

4. Route Of Least Resistance

5. John

6. The Island

7. Take It Off

8. I Will Row

9. Wade In

10. Let The Light In

Available June 18th.

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