On the road

Published on 9th November 2017 • 0 comments

We’re on the road again. Sure, the endless queuing is a drag, the airport shopping malls, the security checks and general ferrying around. The music and camaraderie make all that hassle fade into a mild inconvenience. We are family on... Read Post

Francis Ledwidge reflection in Solstice Arts Navan

Published on 18th September 2017 • 0 comments

We had a great night celebrating the poetry of Francis Ledwidge in Navan. I worked on four poems, that is, putting a musical landscape around the poems two of which became songs. It was a great adventure. I hope to... Read Post

summer festival season

Published on 25th June 2017 • 0 comments

Back on the road again with the Waterboys. Summer festival season is here again and once more we're back in beautiful Norway for festivals. Oslo is a great sophisticated and vibrant city and its always great to return here to... Read Post

Shows with Joe Chester

Published on 6th June 2017 • 0 comments

Just home in the west after a couple of shows with the great Joe Chester. Joe produced Beekeeper and I've played on three of Joe's records so we found a lot of common ground. The shows were organised by Joyce... Read Post

Switzerland

Published on 12th April 2017 • 0 comments

I'm back home from Switzerland after a couple of weeks on the road there. I've been back most years since the nineties touring with my band mate Anna Houston. Mostly as part of NoCrows but also as part of Cadenza... Read Post