Video: Come With Me – live at Bridge of Orchy

Norman Lamont and the Heaven Sent at the Orchy sessions

Here’s the first video from the Bridge of Orchy sessions. The band are playing Come With Me, the best song on the Roadblock album and one of my favourites of all the things I’ve written. The video was done by Euan Brockie and the audio recorded and mixed by Gerry Callaghan and Ross Arthur. More … Read moreVideo: Come With Me – live at Bridge of Orchy

Overcoming stage fright and page fright

Norman with guitar at Orchy.

You wouldn’t have wanted to be backstage before a Beatles show. John Lennon and Ringo Starr both had such bad stage fright they’d throw up every time. I don’t throw up before I go onstage. Venues please have no fear. I’m not normally nervous before performing. If I have any fears about it, they may … Read moreOvercoming stage fright and page fright

A weekend to remember – the Orchy sessions

Norman Lamont and the Heaven Sent at the Orchy sessions

The last few posts I’ve been reminiscing over decades. Today I’ll talk about something I expect to be reminiscing about for decades! The Orchy Sessions On the May bank holiday weekend I was part of a group of songwriters and musos who took over the Bridge of Orchy Ski Lodge for a recording weekend. ┬áThere … Read moreA weekend to remember – the Orchy sessions