I Phone

Here is a short story I wrote six years ago, in 2012.  I just found it whilst having a hard-disk clear-out and thought it worth publishing. I hope that you enjoy it. I Phone I phone home hoping to hear her familiar voice. There is nought to soothe me other than the monotonous whirr of […]

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Art, the artist and creation

Artists, we can’t help ourselves.  We create all the time.  We just have to.  Creative thought can be exhausting, maddening even, if it is not channelled.  Castles in the sky, patterns in the clouds, music in the clanging of cars.  For the creative mind, it is all fodder to then synthesise into something new.   That, […]

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Music Discovery of the Week: World Sprituality Classics 1: The Ecstatic Music of Alice Coltrane Turiyasangitananda

My friend Kirana Stover over at Integral Yoga Barcelona put me on to this amazing new collection of Alice Coltrane’s devotional chant. She shared this article from the venerable New Yorker Magazine. (http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2017/04/24/alice-coltranes-devotional-music?mbid=rss).  So, me being me, I immediately decided to buy the disc. And, of course, being a fan of Bandcamp, I was doubly happy […]

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Straighten Up

This is a nice clip:  https://shapesofrhythm.bandcamp.com/album/cari-o. It certainly gives me some sonic ideas.  In my other incarnation, I teach yoga.  I keep on imagining a crossover electronic-yoga music project.  It is taking form, but slowly.  I am gathering my knowledge and dedicating more time than ever before to producing and singing. Today, I walked up […]

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Music Discovery of the Week: Dossey

An email from Noisetrade alerted me to the music of Dossey.  Feeling like supporting an indie artist, I popped over to Bandcamp and pre-ordered her upcoming EP.  Have a listen: I would put her alongside artists like Bat For Lashes or maybe London Grammar, which she cites as in influence. I found it interesting that her […]

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