Snow (double haiku)

Snow on the Dyke-backs Prophesying its return And see, it comes now For those who might not know, the dyke-backs are the sides of the short hills or ditches which, in winter, never get direct sunlight. As a result, snow takes longer to melt on these small sections of Northumbrian landscape. Around here, is takenContinue reading “Snow (double haiku)”

A year of books (October-December)

Can you believe it? 2020 is over, and what a year ! No gigs since March, continuing to carry out my music therapy work in the middle of a worldwide pandemic, while the world is turned on it’s head… But there have been books. Previous installments of this series can be found here: A yearContinue reading “A year of books (October-December)”

Reblog: Freeze – The Nick Gladdish Band

A brief view of the recording project I’ve been involved in, told by bass player from the same band (and dear friend), Groovebox Adam: Freeze – The Nick Gladdish Band I feel like my entire musical career has been an endless challenge to do what I can under unfavourable circumstances. So when the pandemic hitContinue reading “Reblog: Freeze – The Nick Gladdish Band”

New single ‘Freeze’ released this Sunday (20.12.20)

The Nick Gladdish Band are finally releasing the second single from our upcoming album, Last One Get The Lights, after a little over two months of recording, overdubbing, mixing and mastering! The song is called Freeze, and will be available via all the usual online streaming outlets such as Spotify, Amazon, iTunes, Deezer, etc… ThisContinue reading “New single ‘Freeze’ released this Sunday (20.12.20)”

Back in the studio (part 4)

The final piece of the album is now in place. Backing vocalist Shannon Powell has added her amazing talents to the new Nick Gladdish Band album. Those of you who are unfamiliar with Shannon’s vocal prowess would do well to check out her project YUMA (a collaboration with NG Band drummer & producer John Timney)Continue reading “Back in the studio (part 4)”