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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The difficult third album…

Oi

This week we are venturing back to our creative home, the Isle of Wight, to start work on our third studio album.

Having spent the last 3 years gigging, writing, going through band mates, having a broken leg, I am finally getting myself back down to Studio 5a, to get the new material put down.

My drummer Atticus, and bass player Matt, will spend the weekend laying the foundations for me and Steve to chuck our nonsense on top of.

The album is very different from anything I have done before. Songs like ‘Jura’ and ‘I will row’ would not be out of place in a remote Scottish drinking hole, while ‘Man on fire’ could have been written after a pilgrimage to early 90s Seattle.

OK, we would all like to write our own reviews, but I will quit there.

The album should hopefully be finished by the time I play the Shepherds Bush Empire in June. Touch wood.

In no particular order…

Wade In, Get Your Love On, The Island, I Will Row, Jura, Man On Fire, Route Of Least Resistance, Take It Off, Let The Light In, John.

Now for an album title…