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See you at NAMM!

2019 has begun with a lot of positive energy and it is almost time for the music industry to have it’s annual family reunion. A time when we all say, see you at NAMM! I truly enjoy attending the NAMM show. This year will be my 15th consecutive trip. It is a time to reconnect… [Read More…] about See you at NAMM!

Enjoy being still

The pace of twenty-first century living in quick to say the least. Take time for yourself and enjoy being still. Work requires that I travel a lot – domestic and international. Earlier tonight, I was sat having dinner in a restaurant inside Milan train station. I realised that although today was busy, I was actually… [Read More…] about Enjoy being still

Push yourself – stop playing it safe

Is the desire to be perfect stopping you from achieving your goals? Stop playing it safe and push yourself. I see this more and more. Our desire for perfection can paralyse us. Back in April, I wrote a blog piece about balancing the need to improve against being our own worst critic. In order to… [Read More…] about Push yourself – stop playing it safe

Metronome: A new national, cross-media centre for Nottingham

Metronome is a new, national centre for music, moving image, video games, live performance and spoken word. It opened in Nottingham this October and we were there on the opening night. Confetti Media Group is an ambitious and indeed audacious organisation that in my opinion is second to none. Metronome: a new national, cross media… [Read More…] about Metronome: A new national, cross-media centre for Nottingham

They Shall Not Grow Old

They Shall Not Grow Old brings into high-definition the human face of the First World War. Using state-of-the-art technology to transform the original archival footage that dates back more than 100 years, this unique film brings to life the people who can best tell the story of the war: the men who lived through it… [Read More…] about They Shall Not Grow Old

Use Your Illusion I and II Guns n Roses

I am currently listening to Use Your Illusion I and II by Guns n Roses. Both albums were released in 1991. I can remember listening to these albums during the during of 1992. My brother and I, together with many friends spent the summer camping in Belgium. It was a fantastic period in our lives. One… [Read More…] about Use Your Illusion I and II Guns n Roses

Lee Ritenour Rhythm Sessions

I am currently listening to Rhythm Sessions by Lee Ritenour. The album was released in 2012 and in recent years I have become a big fan. I’ve been fortunate enough to meet Lee on several occasions in Los Angeles. He is quite the gentleman. This album is as relaxed as he is! Rhythm Sessions  

Bruno Mars Unorthodox Jukebox

Unorthodox Jukebox is the 2nd studio album by Bruno Mars. The album presents a wide range of styles: reggae rock, disco and soul music. My favourite song from the album is Locked out of Heaven. I love the energy. The live clip below, recorded in Paris, showcases one of the best bands on the circuit! Locked out… [Read More…] about Bruno Mars Unorthodox Jukebox