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Trying to figure it out

This might end up going deeper than I intend, I apologise in advance. 

How on earth does the universe work (told you). I’m not a religious person, I don’t think I am anyway. I don’t believe the world, universe…

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Express Yourself

Is there a better bass line in music than that of Express Yourself by Charles Wright & The Watts 103rd Street Rhythm Band. What a great band name too, certainly helps with the word count. I must have written it…

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Time

As a drummer, keeping time is my job. As I write that it seems to me that ‘keeping time’ is a bizarre phrase. How are you supposed to keep it? In music, it makes perfect sense and is an amalgamation…

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Why so serious?

Wow, people get wound up about the smallest of things. As you may be aware, we post out a little question on our Facebook page (if you haven’t seen the page click the F button to the left of this…

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Practice what you preach

Its take your own advice time again for me this week on a couple of scores. We, as a band, have been focussing a lot of attention on what is being called the new music business. Rather than try and…

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2. Lucky Man

They say you make your own luck, they say the harder I work the luckier I get. I say, they’re probably right on this one. The more I reflect on my life I realise how lucky I am, I have…

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The hardest thing to do is start

I’ve just taken my own advice and I feel slightly scared about it. Just by hitting the keys on this keyboard, it’s a scary experience for me. I’m about to express myself, something I feel I can do perfectly well…