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And when our money is all gone / we'll boldly go to sea

The response to my crowdfunding campaign has caused a slight shift in the way I think about my music. I put it online with a great sense of trepidation – for to not get full funding on a project of … Continue reading

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Announcements

I’ve had to cancel a previously-announced appearance with MC Lars in London next week, but I’ll still be onstage with him in Leicester this coming Thursday, and it promises to be a real corker! Lars has been a constant source … Continue reading

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Spring's Labours Lost

It’s my enormous pleasure to formally announce the Spring’s Labours Lost tour, which sees Mr. Jamie “The Magic Lantern” Doe and myself bouncing around the country playing shows in pubs, bars, bookshops, and cinemas. The shows are small, intimate, largely … Continue reading

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Live Set

Last month, I played a short set for the lovely Sofar Oxford, who taped the whole thing and have now sent it to me for YOU to enjoy! I make quite a few mistakes in this, and it’s the first … Continue reading

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Lit Hop Invasion!

It’s a great pleasure to announce two new shows in May – I’ll be supporting MC Lars on his Lit Hop invasion tour of the UK. I couldn’t commit to join the whole tour, but I’m playing the last two … Continue reading

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Tour Report

At over the halfway mark on Any Path Will Do, the tour I’m on of England But Mostly The West Country with the very excellent Mr. Jamie “The Magic Lantern” Doe, we have a day off – and I have … Continue reading

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All Hallows, all the Time

Taplin, Tattersdill, and Jones’s first live appearance since- well, since last Hallowe’en will be tonight at Pangbourne’s Hall of Sound, three quid in! As previously announced, is the first of three special Spooky shows, the other two being in Birmingham … Continue reading

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Mission Accomplished

Last night I finished work on ‘Monkey Horses at the Ocean’s Edge’, which brings the Monkey Horse sequence (about which I’ve also spoken a little bit here) to a conclusion! A tetralogy encompassing rock, indie, folk, and lounge/elevator (?!), it … Continue reading

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New Record Details

Conceived as a way of testing out the Dapper Swindler’s new recording studio in Hackney, Last Days in the Capital is a tiny record collecting songs (and other materials) that I wrote in the moments leading up to my move … Continue reading

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Silent Shrove

[vimeo 47942451 w=500 h=375] Well, it took six months, but we finally put together fOwl 17, otherwise known as ‘Silent Shrove’. It’s a silent movie with an entirely original soundtrack, devised and filmed in one day on a budget of … Continue reading

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