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Listen to “A Hill”

The focus of the song reels to the hill where state-sponsored executions take place: Skull Hill – Golgotha. But today the dying One is innocent, bringing about what some would say is the most significant revolution ever to sweep human – even cosmic – history. From discordant harmonics played on the guitar to a backing […]

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Listen to “Saviour?”

Down at street level wandering under an overpass – perhaps pushing a trolley or wearing a sandwich board – there’s the obscure, eccentric old man. Prophet-like, he speaks of “One”. As I ride away on a double-decker in the mess and chaos of a night bus in the rain, I reflect back on these characters […]

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Listen to Calling…

Nick Beston is playing the saxophone throughout this album. We first became friends after creating a pop-up jazz café in a bus in New Cross, South London. He has an incredible sense of melody and harmony: the centre of our five-piece band when playing these songs live. It is Nick’s notes that open this album… […]

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Edinburgh

As promised, a few more images from 2015 so far… Another highlight was playing in Edinburgh for the university events week. Here, my main role was to illustrate talks by Michael Green using the songs…

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Live Music through 2015…

It’s been a busy few months playing in Edinburgh, London, Swansea, Sienna, Florence, Copenhagen… As well as solo events, it has been great to work with friends like Michael Ots, Lindsay Brown, Michael Green who use these live songs as “illustrations” or “moments of reflection” during their talks to universities or other groups. I’ll post […]

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Lavish Launch – photographed by Lester Barnes

Here are some images from the Lavish Launch on Friday night… some travelled nearly 200 miles to be there. Thank you! Lavish Launch in Black and White…   Lavish Launch in Colour… All images by the legendary Lester Barnes.

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Stories behind the Songs – “Lavish” – COMING SOON –

We are now putting together short articles to tell the “Stories behind the Songs” for each track on the album, “Lavish”. These will be published very soon! Just like on the album, “Acoustic Café”, you’ll be able to scan the QR codes to connect to the story behind each song. To give you a flavour of what […]

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Parking and directions for the Pamoja Hall – “Lavish Launch” 21st November 2014

Here’s a map to reach the venue for the album launch tonight – parking map below! Parking details are below – Sevenoaks School is a big campus and the entrance we will use is the one that is the furthest from Sevenoaks town centre. There are roadworks currently on this entrance making it less clear […]

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“Lavish” Album Launch – Friday 21st November ’14

Here’s the beautiful Pamoja Hall…

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Prague, Krakow…

It’s been a great week in the universities in Prague and Krakow. Working with Michael Ots and others from the FEUER network, we’ve been in some beautiful clubs in these two amazing cities – speaking and singing about the biggest themes…     Now looking forward to the Lavish Album Launch on 21st November with […]

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Pre-Order “Lavish”

The new album, “Lavish” is released on 21st November 2014! Preorder here for delivery on the release date! £8.49 including first class P&P.

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Launch Event for new album: “Lavish” – Welcome!

New Album “Lavish” launch event: FRIDAY 21st November PAMOJA HALL – SEVENOAKS 7:30pm – We would love for you to come! Tickets are available right here. Click here for more details

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