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The Poet In Me

I have just finished recording my new album, “The Poet In Me”. I’m delighted with the early mixes, 12 new tracks recorded and produced by Angus Lyon at Gran’s Studio in Bigger on the banks of the River Clyde. This time round I have a much smaller team, they have been superb, with Angus himself on Keyboards, and Accordion, Anna Massie on Guitar, Fiddle and Banjo and Stevie Lawrence on Mandocello, Bass, Percussion and Small Pipes. It’s going too be difficult to better my last album “Fragile” but I have high hopes, listen out for Anna singing a song I wrote last year, “Captain Oh My Captain” and the title track which was inspired by York Poet Don Walls. Don’t worry there are 10 more good tracks to keep you listening. I hope to have the album ready for release in early September. If you’re interested in an advanced copy please send me your address and I will keep you informed as to when it’s ready.

Latest Gigs



Monday 10th September Chitchester Folk Club

Wednesday 17th October Pickering Acoustic FC with Ramshackle

Sunday 4th November  York Festival Of Remembrance, York Barbican.

Tuesday 20th November Bridlington Folk Club

Sunday 25th November Cultural Connections, Dumfries House, Ayrshire.

Friday 28th December The Blue Bell Hotel Driffield with Edwina Hayes and Dave Burland

York Winter Folk Day 28th January 2019

March 30th 2019 Amsterdam, Holland  House Concert

Halsway Manor Somerset Music Week 29th April to 3rd May 2019

1st and 2nd June 2019 City Of York Folk Festival

3rd to 6th October 2019 Tenterden Folk Festival

8th November 2019 Frodsham Folk Club, Frodsham Conservative Club Main Street Frodsham.

Sunday 17th 2019 November  Guisborough Rugby Club Folk Club.

26th Jan 2020 City Of York Residents Day Black Swan York

6/7th June 2020 York Folk Weekend.


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