Top Ten Cassette Tapes

As part of the lockdown there been a meme on facebook of posting record sleeves. This a variant based on old cassette tapes instead...these were my selection.  

Bar 71 Rehearsal videos

I played a support slot to the lovely King of Rome at Bar 71 last night here the rehearsal tapes.... I wll post photos of actual gig if any appear.…

Revamped Studio and new song

New Year, new studio..well the old Trailer Barn Studio given a dust off and a new track recorded on the trusty old TOA recorder.            …

Two new guitars…..like buses

Nothing for ages then I buy two in as many weeks.... First up was the 1974 Takahuru Japanese Martin D25 copy made by a violin maker.....which I love http://takeharuguitars.blogspot.com/2009/09/takeharu-acoustic-label_21.html then…

Top Ten – Significant LPs

Top Ten Challenge from facebook - name 10 LPS personally significant. As you can see the most significant period for me as a songwriter was the mid to late 1980s…

Kimberley Jam 2017

Preparations under way for my annual gig. This year I am playing at the new Tynemill Pub The Cricketers Rest on the Mayhem Bill with Frankie Vacuum and Paul Carbuncle.....earlier…