Loudhailer Acoustic January 2019

Thanks to everyone who came to kick the new year off into 2019 at Loudhailer Acoustic. We're into our ninth year of Loudhailer Acoustic nights now and it was a lovely night as ever. Super entertaining performances,. highlights including Gifford Rolfe with a lovely new song, Joan Foye's haunting Americana, Catherine Scott's terrific unexpected delivery,  … Continue reading Loudhailer Acoustic January 2019

2018 in Music – Our Review

Looking back on the music highlights of the year there’s been some terrific gigs we’ve seen, played at, or helped to organise. Read our review below the gallery, but first the photographs tell the story. Click on an image in the gallery to see the full picture and scroll on…   The year started with … Continue reading 2018 in Music – Our Review

Loudhailer Acoustic December 2018

Thanks to everyone who came to the last Loudhailer Acoustic of the year, great night as ever. A big high five to everyone who has come to play and listen at the acoustic night  this year. Terrific sets from Brian Williams, Roy Kibbler, Jim Orwin, Catherine Scott, Jeff Parsons, Paul Mooney and Zachary Theodorou. Special … Continue reading Loudhailer Acoustic December 2018

Loudhailer Acoustic November 2018

Thanks to everyone who came to the acoustic night on Thursday: Jim Orwin, Catherine Scott, Jeff Parsons and Paul, Gifford Rolfe and Joan Foye, Roy Kibbler and Brian Williams. Everyone played a great set and we had time to go round again for a second set - first time in a long time. Great to … Continue reading Loudhailer Acoustic November 2018

Loudhailer Acoustic October 2018

Thanks to everyone who came to this month's Loudhailer Acoustic, it was a truly bumper night, with fabulous performances galore and a host of weird and wonderful instruments, some of which we've never heard before at Loudhailer Acoustic. We opened the show and then enjoyed great sets from Dez Allenby (joined by Dexter Duffy--Howard and … Continue reading Loudhailer Acoustic October 2018

As my sun continues to set

Written after I was hosting the Open Bridges workshops in Dove House Hospice, a very uplifting experience. But it's a personal story. The fragments that will stay until the end. It's all true, except for the very last line... "Shadows lengthen, future days are less, the pale light trips up the horizon as my sun … Continue reading As my sun continues to set