Welcome to my Blog. Here I will be posting a range of stories, video clips, new songs, as well as general news updates and more. I hope you enjoy reading it...
|Posted on 17 December, 2021 at 7:50|
Hi everyone. On the lead up to Christmas, I am introducing some special offers on certain items of merchandise, all available from our official online shop via Bandcamp HERE.
First and foremost, I am offering free postage worldwide on all CDs. (And, don't forget, each CD also includes a free download of the album, many with bonus digital tracks).
The last (20) remaining copies of the Whisky ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on 5 November, 2021 at 0:55|
Helen has produced this amazing illustration entitled "Sheriff Hill Asylum, Gateshead, June 1821" for the Mad Martins 'Four Bare Walls/Escape' animation...
|Posted on 4 November, 2021 at 6:10|
|Posted on 4 November, 2021 at 4:40|
Woo hoo! We now have new merchandise available for 'A Boy's Own Story' and Nellie's Temple in the form of T-Shirts and Tote Bags, including two different Nellie's Temple designs for each.
To view my full range of merchandise click on the link to my Bandcamp Merch Page HERE.
Alternatively, to view/order each new ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on 2 November, 2021 at 14:20|
Here's another fun little snippet of a test piece for the animation project that Helen is currently working on, in collaboration with Doorstop Productions (with producer Stephanie Stender and illustrator Michael Sciortino).
This is all working towards an animated promo video for the paired track ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on 28 October, 2021 at 4:30|
Over the last couple of years (during "lockdown", etc), I've been amassing a wealth of songs and home demos for various projects, e.g. "The Butcher Baronet" (a 30-song folk-rock opera), "Northern Grit", "From Coalfield to Battlefield", "Nellie’s Temple" (a project with my partner Helen, as a vehicle for her own amazing songwriting), as well as an update of Mad Martins, amongst others. And that's just the tip of the iceberg - I'm particularly excited about the multi-media ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on 25 October, 2021 at 9:35|
This weekend, I had the wonderful pleasure, privelege and honour of being invited on stage to sing with my friends The Men They Couldn't Hang, a legendary band I greatly respect and admire, at what may have been the final Musicport Festival, Whitby (I'd previously performed there with my ex-band The Whisky Priests (official) during the band's Reunion Tour in 2018) on Saturday 23rd October 2021.
It was a real thrill and I am delighted that...Read Full Post »
|Posted on 20 October, 2021 at 4:00|
|Posted on 20 October, 2021 at 3:25|
I'm delighted to announce the release of my new Single 'A Boy's Own Story'...
Having sat on this recording for some time, now finally feels like the right time to "put it out there". 'A Boy's Own Story' was recorded last December for 'Rel...Read Full Post »
|Posted on 4 July, 2021 at 16:30|
Wow! While I've been busy buried away in the basement demoing a new song this afternoon, Helen's been hard at work producing this fabulous little test clip of moving parts towards the animated video that the talented and wonderful Michael Sciortino at Doorstop Productions is creating for one of the songs from my Mad Martins project (see previous entry below). It's exciting seeing it come together...Read Full Post »