If I Could Be With You

Edinburgh street empty in lockdown (Wikimedia)

A few weeks ago, Chris Denerley kindly played this song on his radio show The Beyond Folk and Acoustic Show on Beyond Radio, a station in Lancaster. He said it summed up what a lot of people were feeling, separated from friends and loved ones by lockdown. I hadn’t made the connection myself, but since … Read more

A lonely Christmas and a not-so-lonely one!

Screen shot from Christmas on Earth

Here are my two Christmas songs, in case you haven’t come across them before. The first a cover of a beautiful song by Momus. The second – a bit cheerier – is one I wrote as a tribute to Wizzard and my other favourite Christmas songs of the 70s. I recorded it with my friend … Read more

The Twilight Show – Come With Me

The twilight show

The final song from the last series of Twilight Show is Come With Me. It’s one of my favourites of the songs I’ve written and this version has something very personal and intimate about it. I felt I was rediscovering the song as I was singing it. I’ve said a little more about the song … Read more