singer, songwriter, comedian, author, poet, broadcaster and multi-instrumentalist


The Folk Awards – Some Thoughts

Shortly after I began presenting the folk programme for BBC Radio 2 some fourteen years ago I found myself out in Austin, Texas to cover the South by South West Festival there, recording interviews and making programmes. Nic Barraclough and… Continue reading

April 2003

Subject: Mailshot April 03
Date: Sun, 06 Apr 2003 18:21:19 +0100

So the cattle prodder and the thumbscrew eventually worked and Spike blubbering and gibbering gave up the secret of the Rosicrucians and the master CDs of Rooted and… Continue reading



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