Gigs and Open Mic

     I regularly play gigs and run Open Mic & Songwriters Nights.

On Wednesday 17th July for the third year running I'm performing in my one woman show How The Universe Works (The Answer To Everything) as part of the Hastings Fringe Festival at The VIP Lounge George Street Hastings 7.30pm. A mixture of music, comedy, philosophy and autobiography to explain the Grand Unified Theory of Everything. Tickets will soon be available at Hastings Fringe Show website and include a free CD and badge!

On Sunday 7th April 2019 I played Beatles Day with Gaby and Justin Farrow and John O Sullivan at Hastings White Rock Theatre in aid of Macmillan, including Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds, She's Leaving Home and Love Me Do. The total amount raised for the day was over £27K - congratulations to all involved!

On Sunday March 10th 2019 at 4pm at The Jenny Lind, I supported Go! Bodicea with Gaby Farrow on violin and keyboards and Justin Farrow on bass and guitar.

On 29th January 2019 at The Nelson Hastings, I played In Search Of Anna as part of a John Martyn tribute night, video below courtesy of the barman:


2018 gigs: 

Saturday 17th November Hastings Literary Festival gig


On Monday 1st October 2018 I ran a Make It Mondays free taster sessions at Winchelsea New Hall in Songwriting and Ukulele for adults, and Singing and Ukulele for kids. 

I ran a songwriting workshop for Hastings Litfest on Friday 31st August 2018 2.45 - 5pm at The Horse and Groom, St Leonards in Hastings.


Wednesday 18th July 2018 7pm at Wow & Flutter, 8 Trinity Street, Hastings T34 1HG
I played some of my original songs at Juliet Brando's Land Creatures Volume 2 Launch party BYOB

Thursday 5th July 2018 7.30 for 8pm at Whistle Trago
How The Universe Works (The Answer To Everything) Hastings Fringe Show - my one-woman show, featuring Philosophy and Physics, Synchronicity and Songwriting, Love and Laughter


Friday 18th May 2018 Violent Femmes art exhibition preview gig at St Mary In The Castle 7.30pm


Saturday 10th February 2018 Hastings Fat Tuesday Unplugged afternoon - various venues in Old Town:



Thursday 22nd February 2018 Soul Sisters at Seed, George Street, Hastings with Kat Lee Ryan & other act/s tbc

Saturday 24th February 2018 The Lime Bar, Folkestone supporting Lil' Lost Lou

Friday 26th January 2018 The Prince Albert, Brighton, supporting Simonne and The Dark Stars along with Klara Ketelaars:

My new album Stars and Rockets will be available for sale there and online here, too:



Regular contributors to my nights include:



Jenny Bracey



Joely Powell and Wilmor


John O Sullivan from The Snakes and numerous other bands


 Louis James and his band The Dirty Thrills


Joe Pike


Rob Beckinsale


Mike Booth & Angie from Marcella


Oliver Wilde, Hilldrop Records


 vocalist and drummer Martin Hands, Trevor Bambridge, Sue, Simon and Rafe Barrett and many others!



All are welcome!

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