Tag Archives: Sea Monster Eyes

New Notts Music Explosion!

There are a whole new bunch of great Notts music coming out in the next few months, some of it from First Tuesday members, former pupils and collaborators. Following up his excellent Aeon album Scor-Zay-Zee is releasing the Gangsta Wraps (Take … Continue reading

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Sea Monster Eyes: They’re Laughing At Me [Live And Unplugged]

Here’s former pupil and First Tuesday Alumni Fill Grafton playing Filthy’s Open Mic Night with fellow Sea Monster Eyes guitarist Geoff Carlin And here’s a preview of a track from their forthcoming EP ‘Garlic’ Photo: Rachel McClean. Video: Hugh Gunningham

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First Tuesday Songwriting Group On The Road

Last week the First Tuesday Songwriting Group descended en masse upon the Spotlight Open Mic hosted by Alexa Hawksworth at Filthy’s Bar. Rachel McClean, Matt Wood and Dan Wright (The Most Ugly Child) all did sets and Phil Grafton brought along fellow Sea Monster … Continue reading

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Sea Monster Eyes: Live In The Studio

I’ve been writing a song with Phil from Sea Monster Eyes. Today we started recording it,  using a borrowed acoustic that’s worth more than all my other guitars put together. I got to hear rough mixes of SME’s upcoming album … Continue reading

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Too Many Bands – So Little Time

Today’s theme is getting interrupted by great music. I REALLY should have been editing tracks for my ‘kids album’ Dig Down Deep To Normal but… ….on the way to work I was listening to Injured Birds only to find lead … Continue reading

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Horribly DeFAWMed (Slight Return)

Here’s 4 songs plus interviews from Sea Monster Eyes – a great band (featuring 3 former pupils) who have grown into amazing prolific songwriters FAWM Report Yesterday I finished FAWM 2014. Well actually I finished this morning at 2:25. Given the level of illness, … Continue reading

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10 Things I Loved In 2013

Releasing my first ever solo EP Let’s Build An Airport was the major milestone for me but here’s 10 other highlights of the year. The Rise of LFC The massive turnaround in all areas of Liverpool Football Club, but especially the … Continue reading

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3 Awesome Videos From Nottingham Artists

Nottingham is getting a well deserved reputation for exciting new music but some artists extend that to making great videos too. Here are 3 of the best. Boat You Row – Seas Monster Eyes (Directed by Rob Gravenor) Featuring former members of … Continue reading

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