Jul 29

Artist Of The Week

p2c_SpringI’m delighted to announce that I am Jersey Joe’s Artist of the Week over at Pick To Click.

Joe specialises in highlighting artists that he thinks his readership should be listening to. 

Jul 29

Widnes Foodbank Benefit Gig – This Saturday (with Alun Parry, Joe Solo, Vinny Peculiar and more)

10927_463681620401595_3584300849495313309_nThis Saturday, I will be joining forces with Joe Solo, Vinny Peculiar, and a host of other musicians to raise money for Widnes Foodbank.

What times we live in when people depend upon charity gigs to feed their children, here in the 6th richest nation on the land.

Jul 18

Bolton Bash For The Diggers – All Day Free Mini Festival (Sat 19 July)

boltonbashI’ll be playing this fabulous FREE all day mini festival in Bolton tomorrow (Saturday).

You’ll love it. It’s a curtain raiser for the Wigan Diggers Festival and it’s got a great range of music, poetry and comedy from 2pm til 10pm.

Jul 17

Two Dates Gone: Only Four Left – Book Me ASAP

time-running-outI wrote a few days ago to let you know that I had six gig dates available for the rest of the year.

Two of those have already been snapped up leaving just 4 left.

Jul 13

Six Dates Remaining in 2014 – Book Me Now

gigdiary2014I have six dates remaining for 2014.

It’s been a great year so far and I want to finish on a high.

So get in touch for your house gig, concert, benefit, union gig, folk club or festival.

Jul 07

Why I Am Playing For Refugee Week

refugee_weekOn Saturday 12th July I will be proudly performing a free gig as part of Festival 31. This is a festival that celebrates refugees, and the concert I’m playing at takes place in Refugee Week.

Jul 07

New Song For Coal Miners: Dig Boys Dig

MinerFaceFollowing my recent blog post, delicately titled Cut The Bullshit and Create, I’ve been making efforts to do just that myself.

The song is inspired by a coal miner from Salford who I’ve been hearing a lot about of late. I’ve never met him, but hearing about him sparked something within me.

Jul 07

The Internationale: Listen Now

INTERNATAs I travel the country doing gigs, I will often end my shows with a stirring rendition of The Internationale.

It’s a wonderful song. Whenever I’m in the doldrums, I find that a brisk walk while belting out The Internationale not only arouses some odd looks from passers by, but lifts my mood into the bargain.

Jun 25

5 Key Myths Of The Music Industry – applying the lessons of successful indie fiction writers

writepublishrepeatI’m going to let you into a secret. I want to write a novel. I’ve got an idea for it and everything. If I tell it well I think you’ll really like it.

So I’m currently exploring all sorts of stuff on writing. 

Jun 23

Cut The Bullshit And Create

the-beatles-1963130912Being a musician is really sexy.

Just imagine it. 

Picture yourself sat behind a computer sending emails out to bookers and festivals, while the sun is shining outside and your guitar is getting all dusty and lonely.

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