Cafe D'Arte 15th August Formby

I am once again a little slow here on updating but hey-ho I finally made it. Thanks once again to Colin from Grateful Fred for having me play in a very warm and sunny Formby. I have been meaning to…

New Single - This Far At All

We have a new single available digitally from the 14th August called This Far At All so I thought I would share a wee bit about it before it comes out.

I started writing this song in February of 2015…

17th June - Derek King's Album Launch

What a great night at Liverpool Acoustic and Derek King’s album launch. It was one of those nights that reinforce why we play music. The atmosphere was great, we had fun playing and talking to old and new friends alike…

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New setlists & Videos

A couple of new updates on the site. Quite a number of videos added to the video section after our wee gig at the atkinson from the 1st June including "This Far at All" and as always Declan spends most…
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SMART NI Single

Stephen McElroy Appreciation and Remembrance Team. 

Last year we lost a wee fella who was only making his way in the world. Stephen McElroy was a cousin of mine who passed away at 11 with his whole life ahead…

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Been away Too Long

Hi All Wish I could say we have been busy over the past couple of months. Things have gotten a little bit quiet. On the plus side we have now got enough songs to get stuck into a new EP…

18th May -Sound, Duke Street

After quickly running across town from yoga to get to Sound, we had a great night of banter, Cups of tea and hot chocolate. It was the first time I have seen Stuart Todd play with the band. I really…
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Why do I play music?

I am sure everyone would give you a different answer if you asked them. I am sure people's reasons for playing change over time. Some people do it because they love performing, some people do it because they want to…
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New Video- Baba O'Riley Cover

This first time I heard this song was just the intro. It was on Pearl Jam's Touring Band DVD back in the day. It was playing while they took to the stage. The next time I heard this song was…
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New Video- Rex's Blues Cover

It is not very often I play covers. I can barely remember my own songs never mind anyone else's but every time I have picked up the guitar the past couple of days this song is all that seems to…
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Attic 8.3.14

Thanks to Dogstar Rose for having us down. I have done a couple of small sets by myself over the past month but this was the first with the Like and it was great to be playing with everyone again…
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Hometown Boy Video

Just added a video of Hometown Boy played on my wee 6 string banjo-guitar. This is a different version than the on you can find on the Ghost Town Blues EP so give it a spin (or both) As far…