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Backyard Playing Guitar

Backyard Playing Guitar

This was a challenge set to me by a music manager friend of mine Mark Ede. The challenge was to shoot a ‘do it yourself’ video and see what I could come up with.So I reached out to another buddy of mine Sanja Cardaklijevic and she came and shot me to playback of Love...

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Jimmy Page’s quotation

This quote came from a rare 1975 interview by Rolling Stone’s Cameron Crowe (CC) with Led Zeppelin ace guitarist and writer-producer Jimmy Page (JP). Rare because Jimmy Page’s band gave very few interviews. Though massively popular, Zeppelin were often critically...

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Agonda beach gig

Agonda beach gig

This is a shot of me playing a show in January 2019 (remember those pre Covid days?) at a club in Agonda Beach, Goa. Picture taken by Sandy Cameron the promoter. I had Goa on my list for a good few years and then Sandy invited me out there to play. South Goa has a...

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Porch slide

Porch slide

This picture was taken as part of my debut album artwork shoot by Ollie Weiat (@oliverweait on Instagram.) Ollie, a good friend as well as a top photographer, was the former art director at Sony Music , working there with the likes of Terence Trent Darby (now the...

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The Cow in Palolem Beach, Goa

The Cow in Palolem Beach, Goa

This was a shot from a trip booked to Goa to play some acoustic dates in the Palolem Beach district.  The trip was organised by a friend Sandy Cameron who lived out there and knew the ropes. It was my first time there, I’d been meaning to go for quite a while. Cows on...

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John Lennon’s quotation

John Lennon’s quotation

John Lennon had a way with words and effortlessly summed up feelings in a one liner. Anyone who could write In My Life at 24 had something going for him! Buddhists say every breath is counted. Christians say every hair is counted. Maybe they are talking about moments...

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The Lighthouse

The Lighthouse

This picture was taken as part of my debut album artwork shoot by Ollie Weiat (@oliverweait on Instagram.) Ollie is a dear friend as well as a top photographer and was the former art director at Sony Music as well as other labels. Having heard the tracks for my album,...

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The Boat

The Boat

This picture was taken as part of my debut album artwork shoot by Ollie Weiat (@oliverweait on Instagram.) Ollie is a top photographer and was the former art director at Warner Music and is a dear friend. Having heard my songs, this shot was chosen by Ollie for the...

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1000 Subscribers

1000 Subscribers

Those who know me know I am big on gratitude. For me it is important to give thanks for the good things in my life every day. There is a thing called an Attitude of Gratitude I picked up a good while ago and I try and stick by that. At our weekly Mick team meetings,...

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The gig in Soho

The gig in Soho

This is a shot of me playing a songwriter showcase January 2020 (remember those pre  Covid days?) at the legendary Gerrys Club in Soho, London. Gerrys had been a late night hangout of mine if I’d played a show at another gig in London. Always welcoming for a...

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