Homesongs4Life 7th May 2021

Last week’s livestream with Homesongs4Life finally overcame some of the audio and video glitches that I’ve had with previous streams on that and other channels. Here is is – four songs: something old – New Eyes from The Wolf Who Snared The Moon album something new – A Careless Blow – one of the songs … Read more

Here’s a new 45m live solo show

On Tuesday March 30th, the Ruby Tuesday Sessions page on Facebook selected a few veterans of Edinburgh’s Out of the Bedroom open mic to play some longer sets. I was one, so here’s my live solo show. Despite extensive testing of my setup – audio and streaming – the day before, it didn’t seem to … Read more

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