Revisiting “Change To Survive”

Posted on 25.02.2015

The last time I mixed this was on the 15/1/11. That’s a long(ish) time between versions. Originally this song was part of the “Dead At The Desk” project, but the song actually fits quite well with the new LXL material. So we decided to have a go at doing a different mix of it. We […]

The Poverty Twist

Posted on 25.02.2015

One of the very cool things about working with Sam is his willingness to try anything, and then be happy to completely throw it out if he feels it doesn’t work. This was the case for the horn parts for Poverty Blues. I thought they worked great, but Sam has decided to take the track on […]

The New Website

Posted on 18.02.2015

Oh man, it’s been a long long time coming, but it’s great to finally be back online again with my website. It’s been around two years since the domain of expired, and then was promptly purchased by some unknown guy in the US! So I’ve had to resort to The design of this […]

Recording Harmonica, Flugel Horn and Trombone – “Poverty Blues”

Posted on 16.02.2015

Two session players that work with Sam are Stuart West (Trumpet, flugel horn, harmonica, melodica and more) and Tony Gibson (Trombone) came into the studio today. Their task was lay down some parts for Poverty Stricken Blues, a sort of African number with four-to-floor stomping and plenty of glorious melodic guitar parts. We hadn’t worked […]

New Website Launched!

Posted on 12.02.2015

I’d like to congratulate Jason de Wilde on the launch of his very unique website, with a look you would only come across in a studio. With Custom sliders and animations on the homepage, this will sure catch the eyes of viewers. Not only are his viewers going to have a pleasant time exploring, but […]