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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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Wow, Look At That Creepy Guy With A Hook Over There​ .​.​. Let’s Split Up Or Go To The Basement Or Undress

What kind of meats you like? “Barry White meets 50 Shades meets Wannabe Serial Killer. Creepy … and hilarious” A collaboration with John Cooperider (aka ZeCoop) During FAWM 2015 I noticed an instrumental by Michigan muso ZeCoop with a hilarious … Continue reading

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New Song: John Lennon Blues

Pray for a man to put the ‘fist’ in ‘pacifist’ The good die young. Or they just die. Download     mp3 demo I’ve never really written a 12 bar blues I was happy with but John Lennon Blues is … Continue reading

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A Little Spillage

  The Horse is fine, of course, although the van is far less certain! Just your average Cockney-Kiwi, Bernard Cribbins-type jam. A collaboration with Stephen Wordsmith. Download     Chords (pdf) One of the pleasure of FAWM is meeting incredibly creative … Continue reading

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Polishing A Turd (NSFW)

If they hang it in a gallery, it still don’t make it art Three chords and the truth Download     mp3 demo     Lyrics (pdf) During FAWM 2015 I was writing a song based on additive structures and … Continue reading

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Not The End Of The World

Not many kiss the hurricane. Fewer live to tell the tale None more black. Download     mp3 demo     Chords (pdf) Jesus save me from the ones Who want to save me from myself Who ask about my … Continue reading

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Unnecessarily Pimped-Out Horse Truck

A sea of blue sparkle paint and too much chrome Like Cab Calloway telling a shaggy horse story Download     mp3 demo     Chords (pdf)     Lyrics (pdf) Drivin’ to my baby’s for a red hot date … Continue reading

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Shrove Tuesday

Let’s shrove till we’re all shroved out! The true meaning of pancake day. Maybe not. Download mp3 demo     Lyrics (pdf) Today is pancake day Perhaps more accurately named ‘Shrove Tuesday’ Cross the lonely miles I drove To bring my … Continue reading

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Catching Up

What have been up to? Working on a recording project with Nina Smith & New Communication which culminated in a gig at The Royal Concert Hall in Nottingham. Here’s 2 songs from there, the first I which I co-wrote with Nina … Continue reading

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FAWM +4 I Forgot To Remember To Forget

Tough day, lots of teaching. Started numerous songs with kids at school. They constantly amaze me with their creativity. No two groups came up with ideas that were even remotely the same. Struggling to write without the kids though. I’ve … Continue reading

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