Tag Archives: First Tuesday Songwriting Group

Spilt Milk In The Cuppa Tea – Daudi And Edi

One of the awesome things about running a songwriters group is witnessing diverse songwriters interacting with each other. Daudi Matsiko and Edi Johnston are just two of the regulars at First Tuesday who always inspire me to try to write … Continue reading

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Everything In The World Is Fighting Everything In The Sky EP: A Partial History

Here’s a short essay I wrote for my new EP (released Nov 1st 2016) On 22 December 1808 Ludwig Van Beethoven premiered several new works at a concert in the Theater an der Wien in Vienna. It was something of … Continue reading

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Behind The Song: Advice Regarding The Treatment Of Bullet Wounds no. 2

Listen to the song here I usually try to take a book with me wherever I go but one night in 2013 I went to see Mountain Schmountain at the Malt Cross I was book-less and bored waiting for the gig … Continue reading

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EP #2 Diary – Part 4

I’m having second thoughts about the running order and as I keep switching between referring to songs by their running order and recording order why don’t I spill the beans on the track listing? 1) Everything In The World Is … Continue reading

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We Won!

The First Tuesday Songwriting Group boasts 4 FAWM winners this year and 3 of them got together tonight to share a bunch of their songs. Matt Wood, Rachel McClean, Martin Quibell and I all wrote 14 or more songs in Feb. … 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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