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October blog

October is the fallen leaf, but it is also a wider horizon more clearly seen. It is the distant hills once more in sight, and the enduring constellations above them... Read more

September blog

"My favourite poem is the one that starts 'Thirty days hath September' because it actually tells you something." - Groucho MarxYes September is upon us and there could even be... Read more

Festival time

Well August has arrived and brought the rain with it too, but I am not going to let that damped my spirits! I have some great gigs lined up this... Read more

Midsummer murmurs

Well here we are in July with half the year gone already. Indulging in some good weather, holidays and the World Cup. As Sam Keen said, "Deep summer is when... Read more

Brand New Album


What’s Going On? is a collection of songs to reflect my moods, thoughts and reactions to the life and changing times I see around me viewed through my Northern rooted kaleidoscope. A special thanks to Miles Davis, Gil Scott-Heron and Lightin’ Hopkins for being my inspiration in music. You have enabled me from above to create this work by touching my soul as I act for you as a Blues agent here on planet earth. I hope you can find something in this album that is just for you as that would mean so much to me. This is music only a full grown man could make!...Read More