April 21, 2020

Imagine one of your musical hero's tweeting a link to your song. Then to add ramp up the emotion you're feeling, that same hero then delete's the tweet a few days later. Elation, confusion, worry, bafflement. In the world of Prince fans, those kind of feelings could be...

April 17, 2020

This is great cover of The Pogues 'A Rainy Night In Soho' which showcases a band that I've written about previously, who seem to always capture those evocative non-moments between the big, memorable moments. The bits that are actually just as important.

Real Lies aren't...

March 31, 2020

9 months since my last post, well... it's not as if I've been off having a baby, though it's fair to say there have been some fairly major life switch-up's since last July. 

An ace new day-job, new music making, a little travel, some good gigs, some not so good gigs, th...

July 9, 2019

I was recommended this one during a regular stop by Stranger Than Paradise in Mare St. Market. Not quite the same, but certainly in the same postcode as last year’s excellent State Of The Union compilation, Sad About The Times occupies that same hinterland of post 60s...

May 23, 2019

Sometimes having nothing but a smartphone and a wi-fi code can send you down some right old internet worm-holes. Every so often though, one of those e-trips can involve seeing what happens when you Google yourself. More often than not, I'm swimming though pages and pag...

May 21, 2019

Oh hi! Yep, I've been M.I.A. for a few months but you know what, I'm through to the end of a tumultuous time of change and find myself faced with a whole heap of great things on the horizon (including my own new music releases), so it's all top banana. Anyway, during t...

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