Spring Tour 2016

After the ‘Ghosts’ EP launch I really wanted to get this show on the literal road, so I began organising our first ever tour. When people think of tours, they think of a whole band piling into a van with all their instruments and playing a gig in a different city every night, meeting groupies and getting drunk. That’s the dream, but we’re still a very new band so our tour was much more low-key. Our 6 gigs have been spread out over 4 weeks, and for the most part we haven’t been able to get the whole band at…

‘What makes you so f***king special?’

I guess I’m what you’d call a ‘semi-professional’ musician. I make money from performing and writing music, but in order to pay the rent I do temp work on the side. I actually like the office work – it’s good to have something steady and stress-free to work on. I never have to take that work home with me which leaves me a lot of time to work on musical things.¬†However the fact I’m not a full time musician often makes me feel crap. I work hard, but the fact is not many people are willing to pay for music…