M-Audio Keystation 88 Mk3 Test

M-Audio Keystation 88 Mk3 Test

A couple of months ago I was sent the M-Audio Keystation Mk3 to review and was so impressed that I ended up buying one for gigs! In the video above is a quick comparison of the Keystation alongside the Yamaha P115 so that you can hear the difference (or similarities)...

CME XKey Touch Sensitiviy Test

CME XKey Touch Sensitiviy Test

Been wanting to get a few more kit videos on my YouTube channel so here we go, starting 2021 off as I mean to go on! I was fascinated by the CME Xkey when I first saw it and it's been a really fun part of my setup since getting one. Great for taking out on the road,...

Living Your Best Life

Living Your Best Life

Back in the days when we used to go and watch Level 42 in concert, I was in awe of the whole band and never dreamed that one day Saxophonist Gary Barnacle would be playing on one of my tracks. Well here we are and Gary has done an absolutely awesome Alto Sax lead...

Ain’t Nobody Playin’

Ain’t Nobody Playin’

It's release day at last! Ain't Nobody Playin' is back on the stores with a new mix. Want to say a huge thanks to Nick Van Gelder and Gaz Rackham for contributing their amazing skills to the track Also huge thanks to Dave Lockwood for his sonically superior DL Mix....

Ain’t Nobody Playin’ Release Date

Ain’t Nobody Playin’ Release Date

Back when I first started playing music, it was my dream to have a jazz-funk-fusion album that I could be proud of. Along with a bunch of funk-loving friends, I spent hours studying the work of The Brecker Brothers, George Duke, Level 42, Stanley Clarke, Weather...

Big News!

Big News!

Hey folks, quick update - I've started doing a little work with Sound On Sound Magazine! My involvement is actually with their recently-launched podcast channels, where we've been working behind the scenes to bring you some great content. We have three channels...

Forget Me Nots Cover

Forget Me Nots Cover

Worked on a little project in the studio just for fun, one of my favourite tracks by an all-time favourite performer, Miss Patrice Rushen. Again this features the most awesome Gaz Rackham on bass.

God Bless The Child

God Bless The Child

Here's a throwback gallery video, a fun little home recorded collaboration with Martin, a guitarist friend. We were looking to play some laid back Jazz gigs and this is one of the demos that we put together, one of my favourite songs by the lovely Billie...

CME Xkey Controller Keyboard

CME Xkey Controller Keyboard

Is this the world's most portable keyboard? I first saw the Xkey online a few months ago and was dying to try one out. Since first spotting it, I've launched a keyboard website and have now had the pleasure of trying and reviewing it. Absolutely love the...

Canned Heat Cover

Canned Heat Cover

OK, so you know how much I love 'The Funk' and vowed to cover some favourite tracks for the sheer fun of it. Here's one from a little while back that was programmed up using Logic Pro X and with an awesome contribution from epic bassist friend Gaz Rackham....

YouTube Updates

YouTube Updates

Finally taken charge of my YouTube channel and came across some lovely comments that I didn’t even know were there, thank-you guys!!! New video content coming from next week. In the meantime here’s a cover I did of a favourite track by Sarah Bareilles x x...

International Jazz Day

International Jazz Day

Happy #InternationalJazzDay folks! As I often say, we all go to Jazz in the end. Some of us start there too… Here’s my own little rendition of Black Coffee. Will be brushing up on the jazz chops over the coming year x