‘Weltschmerz’ updates and ‘Waverley Steps’ lyric section


Working away in the relatively chilled Studio while the World melts outside. 35 Degrees in the Orangery and I look back on this photo taken by #KaiRJoachim at the #PrestongrangeIndustrialMuseum back in the Winter and remember the other extreme. Foss Paterson came in to the Studio the last couple of days to help out with writing and joined Steve Vantsis … Read More

‘Rip it Up’ exhibition National Museum Edinburgh


Last night I attended the opening night of the new ‘Rip it Up’  exhibition at the Scottish National Museum. It’s features a history of Scottish Pop and I am now proud to be an official “museum piece” 🙂 I loaned the museum a number of pieces of memorabilia including my old custom made titanium mike stand, the long tartan jacket … Read More

Move to larger venue in Gothenburg, Sweden


The European tour is selling well and great news that there’s an upsize of the Gothenburg venue after the original venue sold out. Now moved from ‘Sticky Fingers’ to ‘Pustervik’

Fish interview on BBC Radio Scotland ‘The Story of Scottish Pop’


Just to let you know I am on BBC Radio Scotland on Sunday 24th at 2pm. It’s an interview I did with Vic Galloway for ‘The Story of Scottish Pop’ . The title says it all 🙂 My contribution covers the journey from Dalkeith to Aylesbury and the return to East Lothian taking in some interesting anecdotes and thoughts on … Read More

Fish – The Digital Collection Available 1st June

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Having been an artist whose debut album was on vinyl and cassette formats in the early 80’s I’ve found it difficult to embrace the vast technological changes that have occurred since I recorded my first song. With the advent of digital downloads and streaming I came to realise that I was being left behind and ignoring what was a huge … Read More

Bunjee Jumping in Poland- The Vinyl Festival , Chorzow


Settling back into writing again after a couple of days bunjee jumping across to the Vinyl Festival in Chorzow. After a long lay off since the last shows in December and the band only able to muster a day’s rehearsal without me a few weeks ago I have to admit I was a trifle nervous as this gig was standing … Read More

A Bridge Too Far – North American tour 2019


I’d hoped to have been able to provide better news for the North American fans after confirming the ‘Cruise to the Edge’ slot and opening negotiations for a tour over there in February after the ship docked in Florida. Larry Webman my agent has been working hard at bringing dates together in recent weeks and sent me through the offers … Read More

Spring Clearance sale- ‘Fellini Nights’ ‘Kettle of Fish’


Spring Clearance sale! I have decided to clear out the remainders of old stock and delete a couple of titles from the catalogue to make space for new product. The live double album from 2001 ‘Fellini Nights’ is now reduced to £3.99 and ‘Kettle of Fish’ a ‘best of’ album from 98 is now £1.99. (both prices ex VAT) There … Read More