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New Release: Friends Help Me Forget

Available on all the usual streaming services.   “It’s that moment where you have to make a decision, fight or flight. In times past, I would have chosen to run, but I’m not running anymore.” In Friends Help Me Forget there’s a little nod to an Oscar Wilde classic before the song swells to the euphoric climax of a positive …

Flesh, colour and guitars

I made a decision to step back from guitars for this project and leave it to Declan. I send off the bones of songs and they add the flesh, colour and human dynamics. It really is an amazing transformation, Declan creates soundscapes to match the Norwegian winter landscapes that he now finds himself in. We started work here in the …

Words

I need to preface this by saying this new material is some of the most positive and uplifting music that I’ve had a part in creating, but there are layers. I never thought I’d have to re-live the trauma of my teenage years but a public vote on the validity of my relationship ensured I would. Over this period of …

Beats & Rhythms

I was travelling in Japan for the first time, when it started. Inspired by the rhythms and sounds everywhere. Whether it was densly populated Tokyo, the wide open spaces on the island of Shikoku or the peaceful Shinto shrines and temples of the 88 temple walk, the space for creation was compelling. So I started sampling gongs, flowing water, slowly …