King of Kings – Demo from upcoming project

Well it looks like this may be the first official post of 2012. I say that because I have a number of posts that are in ‘draft’ at the moment, but are not ready for release. Anyway.. I’ve been playing with the idea of releasing an instrumental album of songs that I find really powerful….

The top 10 Christmas albums you probably havent heard

In the run up to Christmas I thought it would be interesting to do some mini reviews of Christmas music. Many people ask me what the Christmas music projects to look out for are. So here we have the top 10 Christmas music projects that you probably have not heard. I’ve spent quite a bit…

“We’d like our catalogue back”

On December 15th, 2011 the council of Spelthorne will cast their votes as to whether Staines, home of Ali G, will be renamed to Staines-on-Thames. The aim is to make the place sound more upmarket. This got me thinking about namings. Some of the poshest places in England are ‘double named’ (Chipping Campden, Gerrard’s Cross…

Carol of the Bells

So I love playing music in my spare time, and here is a recording I just did for a laugh. Enjoy 🙂

About a lobster

When I first moved to Saint Albans, I knew life would be taking a step up. Leaving the cat-swinging, neck slashing hometown behind, I made my way to the place that replaced Mayfair on the new monopoly board. I guess a place that consists of two words always seems posher by default; ‘Lemington Spa’, ‘Regents…

Welcome!

Welcome to my brand new blog! About 5 years ago I used to keep a record of things that happened to me, that I found useful and other random things I felt people should know. I also ran something called ‘rate my tunes’… Well I’ve now graduated uni, and started a grad job. So I…