Cruise to The Edge – Stormy waters

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The stress levels generated from my fore mentioned domestic situation weren’t helped by the unfolding crisis with the ‘Cruise to the Edge’ set up. With the cruise being in international waters we were told there would be no necessity for visas however we needed ESTA forms for the flights and with a night in Tampa before we boarded complications arose. … Read More

The Wings of Butterflies

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The Wings of Butterflies Well so far January has been a period fraught with the necessity for urgent regrouping and changing tactics as the battlefield dramatically changed in the opening days of 2019. A few days before Christmas my mother went down with a back injury which was assumed to be a trapped nerve and which meant she could hardly … Read More

The Absence

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Sincere apologies for being absent somewhat from festivities and sending out traditional greetings but our holiday period has been somewhat fraught with family issues. Simone and I are fine although adjusting to the situation here has been extremely demanding for us both. It’s something we have to deal with and I don’t want to open up into detail but we … Read More

Fish UK Shows – news

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And so just under a week away until the first show in Newcastle next Sunday and the excitement mounts.Just to give you a heads up. I was at Easter Road at the weekend and bumped into a fan who wants to come to the Glasgow show but expressed disappointment as he had seen on a ticket site that it was … Read More

Clutching at Straws Deluxe Mail out

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The albums finally arrived yesterday and I’ve been scrawling away as you can see from the photo. We’re moving the first load out tomorrow and I’m sitting here in the control room waiting for the ‘cages’ from the post office that allow us to get big loads out on special collections. It’s been a long haul to get here and … Read More

‘A Parley With Angels’ – News and FAQ’s

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‘A Parley with Angels’ – news and FAQ’s all orders placed so far are in the post thanks to a very hardworking Simone and Elspeth here at the Studio. I’ll have this on the merch desk on tour as well as available here https://fishmusic.scot/sto…/product/a-parley-with-angels-ep/ Just to deal with a few FAQ’s This EP will not be available on vinyl but … Read More

Little Man What Now? Teaser

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This was one of the first lyrics I completed for the ‘Weltschmerz’ album during a period of intense self-reflection while recovering from surgery last year. I was inspired by the 1933 novel of the same title by the famous German writer Hans Fallada which was written about a young couple desperately trying to survive the harsh economic depression at that … Read More

New single ‘Man With A Stick’ released!

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Listen to ‘Man With A Stick’, my brand new single! https://fish.lnk.to/manwithastick The ‘A Parley With Angels’ EP, released 21st September, is now available to pre-order here. “I was inspired to write this lyric after my father died in May 2016. He was a strong, proud, well-respected man who, like most of us, found growing old difficult. When he reached his … Read More

Clutching at Straws The 2018 Remaster

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I’m proud and pleased to announce that the ‘Clutching at Straws’ remaster is finally available for pre order with the release date of November 23rd. As my favourite of all the albums I created with my former band it was always going to be a special project.  I realised it would also be demanding as it involved revisiting some turbulent times and scratching some old wounds.