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Andrew C Ferguson – Final Days

May 4, 2018

A review of Andrew C Ferguson’s new album Final Days Andrew C Ferguson has been a friend for a few years since he invited us … Read moreAndrew C Ferguson – Final Days

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The Twilight Show continues with a Jacques Brel cover

April 26, 2018

Here’s another song from short sequence of videos I recorded one winter’s night a few months ago. This is a Jacques Brel cover, of his … Read moreThe Twilight Show continues with a Jacques Brel cover

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Reviews and the Imposter Syndrome

April 19, 2018

The other day I posted a review of In Another Life that appeared in RNR, an ‘actual glossy magazine’. I’ve had a fair number of … Read moreReviews and the Imposter Syndrome

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In Another Life reviewed in RnR magazine

April 15, 2018

There’s a great review of the new album in RnR Magazine #68 (Mar/Apr 2018). Lamont is a storyteller whose entertaining, tongue-in-cheek lyrics are delivered with … Read moreIn Another Life reviewed in RnR magazine

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How I met Bob Dylan – with turmeric

April 13, 2018

If you know my songs this probably sounds a familiar story – I get talking to someone who turns out to be Bob Dylan. That’s … Read moreHow I met Bob Dylan – with turmeric

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Goodbye to Ben

April 12, 2018

I don’t usually post personal stuff here, but let me take a moment to tell you about Ben. Ben is the ginger tom cat who’s … Read moreGoodbye to Ben

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Lovely melodies and gruesome murders – don’t you love folk music?

March 28, 2018

The other week I wrote about Gabriel Yacoub and his band Malicorne. I forgot to mention one of my favourite Malicorne songs – the story … Read moreLovely melodies and gruesome murders – don’t you love folk music?

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The members of the Heaven Sent sitting on piano keys.

Norman Lamont & the Heaven Sent: End of Tears – live

March 21, 2018

As a reminder that the launch gig is … tomorrow!   Here’s the band with End of Tears, recorded in December at The Village.   You … Read moreNorman Lamont & the Heaven Sent: End of Tears – live

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Gabriel Yacoub – raconteur extraordinaire

March 14, 2018

Gabriel Yacoub is probably the Richard Thompson of the French music scene, from his first album with his then-wife Marie in 1975 to the recent … Read moreGabriel Yacoub – raconteur extraordinaire

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The members of the Heaven Sent sitting on piano keys.

In Another Life – the album is out!

March 8, 2018

The band’s album In Another Life is out today.  You can buy it on Bandcamp here.  Please share with anyone you think deserves it because … Read moreIn Another Life – the album is out!

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