just a week left

The Dogs! Tramps NYC circa 1990. Four members of this infamously fabulous band will be involved in the album we are planning to make. We’ve known each other, and been collaborating on and off, for a long time! I am so very grateful to all of you who have demonstrated your faith in me and […]

11 days to go!

Here’s me in my home studio singing a song that might well end up on our new album. There’s another one on the campaign page, which was too big a file to go here!… When I was getting this campaign together, with Jono Manson‘s help I diligently thought of every conceivable expense, and came up […]

Kickstarter campaign: new goal

Firstly, big thanks to everyone who has pledged so far! Your support is invaluable and very encouraging. I have come up with a new goal. Based on the amount pledged so far, and the number of you who have pledged(just under 100), we need to round up another 550 backers to reach our target sum. […]

Day 7 – momentum slowly building

what a hair raising business this crowdfunding malarkey is!…luckily most of my hair fell out long ago… I am very grateful to all of you for the support you have given me…since the last update the following people have joined us – Luc Borms Lee Cave-Berry Stephen B Antonakos Lucy Plewman Kevin Buxton Guy Coombe-Whitlock […]

Day 4 – starting to cook!

Hello there!…our Kickstarter campaign is starting to pick up a little momentum, and I’ve got a couple more irons in the fire that should see an upswing over the next week or so… big thanks to the following supporters who have generously pledged in the last couple of days… Jay Sherman-Godfrey Dolly Bonner Chris Forman […]

Day 2 of Kickstarter campaign

So we are into Day 2. The 1st day has been an excellent start. The following people have generously made pledges… Dan McLoughlin Rob Wain Rosie McMurray Bill Kelly Clare Hayes Stuart Fraser Dan Levy Tom Bainbridge Laura Frankie D Gwyneth Woodford Hank Bacon Jay Williams Jaime Michaels Derek Thank you all very, very much…WE […]

launch complete!

and we’re off! This morning I launched my 1st ever Kickstarter campaign. Please check it out. We are looking to raise quite a sum, but not a penny will be wasted. No new cars…or even shoes! Just the money we need to pay for the many facets of this project. We hope you will consider […]

Nov/Dec Tour Day 13

After 6 hours sleep on Saturday night, upstairs in the Blue Anchor in Brixham, Devon, I hit the road at 7.30am bound for Cambridge to make our regular 1st-Sunday-of-the-month gig at the Geldart with Andy & The Sure Can Play Boys. Not only had Andy brought his new resonator guitar but also had come armed […]