Is This Thing Still On?

Is this thing still on? Well my slackness at keeping this blog up to date has been noticed, so I guess I had better do something about it. I am continuing to work on my album Parkview. I has been slow progress, I guess that’s one of the issues when you are writing and recording… Continue Reading


Welcome To Nightfall

Welcome To Nightfall came about because of my fascination with an instrument called a Mellotron. You can have a listen to the song here: I remember when I was studying for GCSE Music, one of the pieces of music we had to study was Strawberry Field Forever by The Beatles. The songs starts off with… Continue Reading


MTV Brand New For 2012

Earlier in the year I decided to enter my song One Warm June Night into the MTV Brand New For 2012 competition, which is to find the next big breakthrough act in 2012. The prize is perform live for MTV in London, to be featured in special on-air MTV spotlights as well as having my music… Continue Reading


Fading Light

I really like a good closing track on an album. I like it when a band uses to the opportunity to use the last track, to end the album with a particular mood. Sometimes this is used to round off the contents of the album in epic style with a real show stopper song with… Continue Reading


Abbey Road Mastering

Wow, nice! Hang on, what is mastering? This is the response that a lot of people say to me why I tell them that I am having my music mastered at the world famous Abbey Road Studios. Most people have heard of Abbey Road Studios. Mentioning immediately evokes images of countless bands and artists that have recorded their… Continue Reading


In Time

In Time is a song that I wrote almost by accident. Sometimes you can play a chord, a sound or a melody and song just sort of tumbles out. In the case of In Time, I was playing around with a a favourite instruments plugin of mine called Omnisphere by Spectrasonics. Recently Spectrasonics have released a… Continue Reading


I’ve Found You

I’ve Found You started off as a very simple and short song that I first wrote many years ago when I had a little 4-Track studio set up in my bedroom. Over the years as I have recorded different versions, it has grown into a much longer song with four distinct sections. Why not have… Continue Reading