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…

Writing the Ghosts EP #3 – Villain

A few days ago I released my first single ‘Villain’, but the version people are downloading isn’t anything like the first draft. Villain has been written, re-written, pulled apart, over-analysed and glued back together dozens of times since I started writing it last year. Apparently I’m really fickle when it comes to creating things. This was both the first song of the EP I started writing and the last one to be finished. It’s also the one that inspired all of the others. I was going through a rough time , blamed myself for a lot of things that had…