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The Hatstand night is developing apace. I just put up this short film, in which I test metaphor to its limits by building an actual hatstand as a promotional exercise. If you’re in or near Birmingham I’d love to see … Continue reading

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Album Teaser

I’m starting to put together the new record in earnest, so it’s time to titillate you with stupid videos about it. This one is about my home city of Birmingham, to which I’ve made an emotional return to finish the … Continue reading

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To Coincidence

I had something I wanted to write a song about, and I wanted to tackle it in a new way and take myself out of my comfort zone – so I gave myself a day, started making loops, and eventually … Continue reading

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Unwillingness to Dance

A while ago, I played at a fantastic show with Sofar Sounds in Oxford – you can hear the whole set here! Now, Sofar have released a really nice-looking video of one of the songs, and decided to feature it … Continue reading

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Installing Windows

A few weeks ago I upgraded my operating system, and made a video as I went along to vary the monotony! It didn’t work, because it just added monotonous editing time to my monotonous upgrading time! But at least there’s … Continue reading

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Dancin' on the Night Train

I decided to release the video I threw together for ‘Silent Shrove (Dancin’ on the Night Train)’ a few months ago. Please do share it around if you like it! The song is based on a tune that The Dapper … Continue reading

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Three for Three

I’ve new lyrics to share with you, perhaps tomorrow – but in the meantime it’s time to complete the trio of stupid videos I made whilst dallying in Shropshire a short while back. In this one, released last but recorded … Continue reading

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In the Shadow of the Long Mynd

According to wikipedia, the geology of the Long Mynd dates back to the Precambrian era, “and during that time would have been 60° south of the equator, the same latitude as the Falkland Islands. Shropshire would have been at the … Continue reading

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It's not the Sistine Chapel

February, the Swindling Month, has gone – and to celebrate, here’s a new video. Recorded with my all new Video Explosion Tools and co-starring the inestimable Mr. Sam Taplin, this short tale is packed with interest. Watch it!

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Happy Shrove, everyone! I’ve been making a stupid video every Shrove since 2008, and I’m sure this year will be no exception. Whilst I ready myself, though, perhaps you’d like to enjoy my first ever Shrove video from all those … Continue reading

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