Category Archives: music

Two reviews for folking.com

Review for folking.com of rather a nice evening, courtesy of the Midlands-based Julie July Band: Julie July Band live in Penzance . A set of songs written by or associated with Sandy Denny, plus a handful of originals from the forthcoming … Continue reading

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Ballad of the Arbor Tree [rough demo]

[I don’t often put my own songs up on this site, but occasionally I put one up if it has a Shropshire or Severn connection, as here.] This is the second demo version: still rough, but now with some basic … Continue reading

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New session in Welshpool

Music and poetry session beginning on Friday 15th March 2019 at the Monkey Puzzle Cafe, 6 Puzzle Square, SY21 7LE: (+44 1938 228068) at 7.30 pm. Read, recite, sing, play or just enjoy. All genres-beginners very welcome. Free Entry. (Added … Continue reading

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Thomas Anderson [demo]

[Original article first published on the Wheal Alice blog, expanded and updated, July 2016, updated again in August 2016. Reproduced here October 2018, since it seems appropriate enough content. Actually more appropriate here than Wheal Alice, which is focused on my … Continue reading

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Wrekin [demo]

I don’t usually put stuff relating to my own music here, but in view of the subject matter in this case, I figured why not? If you’re familiar with the Welsh Marches Line, it probably won’t surprise you that the … Continue reading

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Sarah McQuaid UK tour

I just received details of Sarah McQuaid’s UK tour, starting in November. You can find more details of this and her earlier US tour on her web site and on her Facebook page. Nov 1  Launceston: No. 8 Cafe & Deli … Continue reading

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Coast FM interview

Recently, I very much enjoyed appearing on Ian Semple’s Saturday lunchtime show. I hope that his listeners didn’t find so much Harley chat and music too awful! More on the music (but not so much of the chat) here in … Continue reading

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