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I'm super excited that, SECRETS, my new EP collaboration with Joe Rodwell has hit the shelves. I've been carrying some of these songs around for years and it a great feeling to finally put them to use and have them produced so beautifully by Joe.  I should also say tha...

It's been a long road for this album but A Place To Be has finally found a temporary home with British Airways' in flight entertainment service, Highlife.

A Place to Be was my instrumental album released in 2015 collaborating with the Piatti String Quartet. It earned gr...

Amongst other things I had the great pleasure to be working with the "Rewind All Stars" at this year's Rewind Scotland, North and South Festivals.  I thought I would take a moment to post some photos and share some of the memories from this summers Rewind Festival as w...

It's been many years since I've considered changing my instrument.  I first bought my Cannonball GA-BS when I was at college 12 years ago.  It's been a superb instrument for the whole time being totally reliable despite what torture I've put it through.

I wasn...

There have been some wonderful moments this year on and of stage.  Here are a few highlights from 2017.

I'm pleased to announce the arrival of my new podcast series, On The Road.  The first three episodes of which went live on Monday and has been greatly received by musicians and muggles alike.

The series explores the hidden depths of musos on tour and get...

I've received great news this week that I've been adopted by two new families; Roland UK and Theo Wanne.  Both such reputable companies it's a great pleasure to be working alongside these distinguished names and of course to be performing with their wonderful products....

I really enjoyed talking to Joe Dimino last month from Kansas City about life as a working pro and the various successes and pitfalls that come with the territory.  Joe's show, Neon Jazz, is a radio show broadcasting on KCXL, Kansas City, Missouri each week interviewin...

It was a great privilege to hear Radio 3's flagship show "In Tune" playing excerpts from "A Place to Be" on Tuesday night.  Along with a great interview with the "Piatti Quartet" the show aired two tracks from the album, "Hope Springs" and "Breaking Through".  The albu...