New Lyric -‘Waverley Steps’

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Vocals finished on the first 3 songs for the ‘Parley with Angels’ EP and Calum Malcolm loaded out from the Studio which returns to being a home until the next recording sessions in January. Really excited about hearing the final mixes next week and pleased to say that everything is all on schedule. This afternoon we completed ‘Waverley Steps’ which … Read More

Touring- a view through a fish eye lens

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The dates I have posted for this year are the only shows I am playing in Europe. Some of you have asked why not Italy? France? Spain? etc etc. The bottom line is that with band and crew wages,agency commission,local/national taxes, nightliner bus and hotel costs, fuel, food and all the other sundries associated with day to day touring working … Read More

‘Weltschmerz/Clutching at Straws’ European tour poster 2018

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  This is the new tour poster for the ‘Weltschmerz/ Clutching at Straws’ European tour this autumn. Please print this off and pin it up in your local bars and clubs if you can or share it around as much as possible. Your help with promoting the tour is sincerely appreciated. News on the new ‘Parley with Angels’ physical EP/ … Read More

‘C Song’ – New Lyric

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C Song A doobie with Peruvian coffee, the begonias melt in the sun Listening to a song about mysterious wisteria from the voice of a good man long gone The monitor screen a black window, I’m ignoring the knock at the door An unopened letter on the table before me, an unanswered call on the phone   I won’t let … Read More

Weltschmerz recording sessions and a Parley with Angels

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It’s been a full on last couple of weeks here at the Studio as we move into the ‘Weltschmerz’ recording sessions. The schedule was always going to be tight but we are moving upward and onward in style and everything is coming together as I planned and hoped for. We are on time and in the zone. Dave Stewart finished … Read More

On Stage there’s No Place to Hide! –Cropredy Festival

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  I returned tired and sore last night from a weekend with a fair share of drama. As you should know by now I don’t shy away from dealing with awkward moments and on reading this blog you may be wincing a little and reaching for the mind bleach. I’d arrived on Thursday night from a flight down to Brum … Read More