This week I took part in the BB King Tribute concert in Chelmsford. Organised by Nick Garner, some 40 musicians took part in what was a cracking event in honour of the big man. It was a pleasure playing with some of my favourite blues players, including Tom Brundage, Dani Rock, Loris Peverani, John Wright, […]Read more "BB King Tribute Concert"
Just arrived back from a busy week of travelling to play at two superb festivals – Burnley Blues and the Musician Blues Festival in Leicester. Having grown up in Burnley it’s always fun to head back there and see old friends. I even managed to pop to my favourite old guitar shop and pick up […]Read more "Mini tour of north-west and midlands"
Last night I had the pleasure of playing on the same bill as the legendary Ian Siegal at Ain’t Nothin’ But. All I can say is what a great player and lovely chap. He’s a Liverpool fan but you can’t have everything eh?! The bar was packed as usual and my own two sets went […]Read more "The train arrives at Ain’t Nothin’ But…"
Really pleased to announce my single If You Let Me Love You was named in Dave Watkins’ blues show’s top 5 tracks of 2013. The track, a cover of BB King’s classic, was recorded last October in a speedy 2-hour session at my studio. It was then offered as a free download on my Soundcloud […]Read more "Single named in top blues tracks of 2013"