British Blues Award finalist to play BluesFest at London’s O2.Read more "Jack J Hutchinson to play BluesFest at O2"
It’s been a busy couple of weeks since the EP launch at the 100 Club. Highlights include a couple of solo acoustic gigs, being interviewed by Big Boy Bloater on the Blues Magazine Show and playing the 25th anniversary of Colne Blues. It was great to pop in to Team Rock’s base in Southwark, London, […]Read more "Interview on Team Rock and Colne Blues Festival"
It’s been a busy week taking in rehearsals for some session work I am doing later this month, plus a trip to Newcastle. I’m providing some guitar work for Kirsten McClure, a great singer songwriter based in north London. The tracks are incredibly beautiful with some killer hooks and melodies. Apparently the producer has done […]Read more "Session work and trip to Amsterdam"
Last night we played a great gig at the Old Queens Head in Islington, London. It was an early evening slot in front of a packed crowd, most of which were sat down and tucking into their Sunday roasts. Although this may not sound conducive to a killer atmosphere it worked really well. We played […]Read more "Who wants to be treated like Elvis?"
Here’s a short highlights video of this week’s recording sessions at Universal.Read more "Recording at Universal video"
My article ‘Artists are their own agents of change’ has been published on Guardian Culture Professionals. In it I address the themes of two of the key events on the visual arts calendar – Arts Council England’s State of the Arts at the Lowry, Salford, aimed at senior arts professionals, and OpenAIR at Firstsite, Colchester, […]Read more "Article featured on Guardian Culture Professionals"
I will be exhibiting new drawings in the ZAP launch exhibition Collectible in April. The show features “both established and emerging artists who are some of the Zeitgeist artists of our time”. The list includes: Rachel Wilberforce, Rich White, Elizabeth Murton, Michaela Nettell, Charlotte Norwood, Alex Pearl, Rosalind Davis, Annabel Tilley and Virginia Verran. It will […]Read more "ZAP launch exhibition"
Today I attended the most eagerly anticipated exhibition of the year: Leonardo da Vinci: Painter at the Court of Milan at the National Gallery, London. Exploring da Vinci’s time in Milan from 1482 to 1499 when he became court painter to the city’s ruler, Ludovico Sforza, the exhibition brings together nine of the twenty or so […]Read more "Leonardo at the National Gallery"
My report on all the latest arts policy, funding and activist news for AIR: Artists Interaction and Representation. AIR Podcast DecemberRead more "AIR Podcast December"
My audio report on all the latest arts funding and policy news. Free on iTunes! AIR Podcast NovemberRead more "AIR Podcast November"