Category Archives: Behind The Song

New Song: You Know What We Need

The strongest person is the one who knows they’re weak EveryONE Is Broken aka The basement is where the real church gets done Download     mp3 demo     Chords (pdf) This song was frankensteined together during FAWM 2016 … Continue reading

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While You Sleep The World Still Turns Without You

During the time you are unconscious planet Earth continues it’s rotational cycle independently of your will or observation. (So get over yourself). M.C. Escher is my favourite MC. Download     mp3 demo Behind The Song Written for FAWM 2011 as … Continue reading

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New Song: That Takes The Biscuit

We never stop to ask why we fight over crumbs Musical meme-based morality is the new rock and roll Download     mp3 demo     Chords (pdf) This is definitely the first internet meme that I’ve set to music, … Continue reading

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New Demo: Finger Puppet Man

He’s already wearing four No big deal… Download     mp3 demo     Chords (pdf) Finger Puppet Man is obviously nothing more than a joke set to music. I wrote it during FAWM 2013 but the melody was naggingly familiar. … Continue reading

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New Demo: Sweet Baby Hand Grenade

Pretty little weapon of mass distraction The explosive truth about the Birds and Bees Download     mp3 demo     Capo Chords in D (pdf)     Chords in F (pdf)     Lyrics (pdf) I wrote this song … Continue reading

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Funeral Dirge For A Dead Ex-Girlfriend

Joe Satriani Pays His Last Respects Download     mp3 demo When I was 15 I had a vivid dream that my recently ex’d ex-girlfriend died. Being a highly strung youth it upset me. But 5 years later when I wrote … Continue reading

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NEW SONG: The Kindest Person I Know

Your mercy burnt bright in the darkness She’s a keeper Download     mp3 demo      Chords (pdf)      Lyrics (pdf) I’ve been married 23 years. Want to know my secret? I found an amazing woman and married … Continue reading

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Race To The Top

Stunning MCs like taser shocks, I got a jet pack flow, I’m taking off A breathless hip hop sprint to the finish line. A collaboration between The Afterdark Movement and Deeper Than Forever ft. Bru-C and Kayfficial Download      mp3 … Continue reading

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NEW SONG: Kiss Me Beneath The Mistletoe

Let’s both be bad tonight A Christmas romance with hidden depths Download     mp3 demo     Chords (pdf)     Lyrics (pdf) I grew up on the beautiful wordsmithery of Ira Gershwin, Cole Porter and Irving Berlin as … Continue reading

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NEW SONG: Refugee With An iPhone

Safer to be where the bombs come from than the city on which they’re falling A short walk in another man’s shoes Download     mp3 demo     Chords (pdf)     Lyrics (pdf) I can’t remember who it … Continue reading

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