From the opening strains of Show, it is clear that Southend-on-Sea's very own Carousel have a goal in mind, and that's to lift you up. There is nothing to stop the smiles spreading as their sublime vocal melodies explode and their joyous mix of folk and blues push on like clockwork. Their take on Americana … Continue reading Carousel EP – a review.
Earlier this year I was out for a drive with my best boy Scott Rose. We were listening to a bunch of rough demos I had recorded for what I planned on being my second album. The songs were ok and I had spent a reasonable amount of time on them so when Scott said … Continue reading Sell Sell Sell
Last weekend my brother got married. I am fine about it. I didn't even cry. Shut up. You're crying! We had a beautiful day and I got to spend time with my favourite people in the world.
It always means a great deal when someone recommends something to me. Be it a song, a sandwich or a new way to tie your laces, the fact I am thought of is always appreciated. For that reason, when renowned pessimist and all round problematic fave George recommended Tony Kushner’s Angels In America to me, … Continue reading On Angels In America.
On 27 July I was lucky enough to attend the album launch of my good friend Davey Hal. As far as I know, I have never been to an album launch. It couldn’t have been for a kinder and more talented artist. I’ve known Davey Hal for a few years. If memory serves me correctly … Continue reading We love it when our friends become successful.
Had these printed up this week. Reminds me of what I'm missing by being back home. Live, adventure, bless, and don't be sorry.