BBC Children in Need with Nick Heyward

Tomorrow evening I’ll be playing with Nick Heyward at Maida Vale for a special live concert for BBC Children In Need. The lineup also includes performances from Shakin’ Stevens, The Zombies, Shaun Escoffrey, Paul Carrack, and Sophie Ellis-Bextor. You can listen to the concert live on all BBC local radio stations from 7pm. Update (19/11/16): You can now listen to… Read more →

Nikki Loy – Pivotal

  Today marks the release of ‘Pivotal’, the highly anticipated new album from Nikki Loy. I have been working with Nikki for the last 2 years in her live band and was honoured when she asked me to join her in the studio for her new album. I played on nearly all of the tracks – including a guitar solo on ‘Poison’,… Read more →

Nick Heyward Autumn Tour 2016

I’m excited to announce that this autumn I will once again be joining Nick Heyward for his latest tour. The Calling Captain Autumn tour will feature highlights from Nick’s entire back catalogue, plus a preview of songs from his first solo album in over 15 years. Wednesday 26th October – Cheese & Grain (Frome) Thursday 27th October – The Concorde Club (Eastleigh)… Read more →

BBC Radio session with Purdy

Tomorrow afternoon (05/03/16) I’ll be accompanying Purdy for a live radio session for BBC Introducing. We will be performing acoustic versions of tracks from Purdy’s debut album ‘Diamond In The Dust‘, as well as a cover (for which DJ and BBC presenter Matt Allwright will join us on bass). Tune in to BBC Radio Berkshire from 12 mid-day on Saturday 05th March.  … Read more →

Black On Red

  Last year I took part in an experimental project with The Robert Digweed Collective – the idea being to write, rehearse, and record a brand new track in one day. In addition, the new track was to be inspired by a remix from one of the collective’s two previous albums (‘Second Chances‘ and ‘Third Time Lucky‘) which in turn were remixes of tracks from their… Read more →

Jools Holland tour with Purdy

I’m excited to announce that next week I’ll be playing 3 dates with Purdy supporting Jools Holland on his autumn tour. The dates are: Wednesday 25th November – Derngate Theatre (Northampton) Thursday 26th November – De Montfort Hall (Leicester) Friday 27th November – Royal Albert Hall (London) We will be performing tracks from Purdy’s recently released album ‘Diamond In The Dust‘. www.purdymusic.co.uk Read more →

The Vintage TV Sessions

  Next week my recent session with Nick Heyward for ‘The Vintage TV Sessions’ will air on Vintage TV. This episode (hosted by Suzi Quatro) features live performances and interviews from Reverend and the Makers, The Magic Numbers, Sandi Thom, Beverley Craven,  and Nick Heyward. ‘The Vintage TV Sessions’ will be on at Vintage TV (Sky 365, Virgin 343, Freeview 242)… Read more →

Rewind Festival with Nick Heyward

  I’m happy to announce that this summer I will be playing a string of festival dates with singer (and Haircut 100 frontman) Nick Heyward. Rewind Festival is the biggest 80’s music festival of its kind in the world, with a line-up this year featuring such iconic acts as Billy Ocean, Marc Almond, Mike & The Mechanics, The Boomtown Rats, Level 42, and UB40.… Read more →