7th July 2019 at NDAC

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A bumper crop of songs for you today. There was lots of time so I did two sets of three songs. I only prepared to do three but despite that, I put in a pretty good performance. First up is the song I completely messed up at the previous performance in Raglan, ‘I Sat By […]

3rd July 2019 The Beaufort Inn, Raglan

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A new venue tonight, The Beaufort in Raglan and it all started disastrously with a song abandoned! I played a request for my lovely wife, ‘I Sat By The Ocean’ by Queens Of The Stone Age, and had a complete lyrical brain fart. Now I forget the odd word from time to time but this […]

16th June 2019 at the NDAC

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Another open mic at the diving centre. It was much better weather than it had been so I was sweating profusely. First up is everybody’s favourite advert theme tune, ‘Bohemian Like You’ by The Dandy Warhols. I love this song but being a dedicated eater of meat, I couldn’t bring myself to say vegan food. […]

14th June 2019 at Toast Tutshill

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Well, this isn’t the best performance I’ve ever given but it needs to go up for prosperity. It was the debut performance of my new 12 string guitar, which so far has proven to be a song-writing machine! First up is a favourite love song of mine, Something Changed by Pulp, about a chance meeting […]

First of my performance challenges

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Well, as promised, here’s Sunday’s open mic performances. It was at the National Diving & Activity Centre (Hence the photo. Or is it because I sank without a trace?). Featured was the first of my acoustic challenge songs written for each performance. If I’m being honest, I bombed somewhat this week. I’ve had an operation […]

Drummer wanted: Must be enthusiastic

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So, hopefully if you’re reading this, you’ve already read about my first steps down the path of rock stardom. They say it’s never too late to start following a dream. Is it true? I’ve always been fairly headstrong and confident but for some reason that didn’t translate to music. It was always a hobby. Something […]