SOMETHING NEW & SOMETHING TRUE

NEW VIDEO IN THE WORKS FOR “WHEN YOU THINK NO ONE LOVES YOU” 

I am delighted to let you know that over the next few months I’ll be shooting a music video for the song “When You Think…

ROCKIN' & A REELIN'

"the 6/8 time signature..underpins six beautifully mature songs, naturally & ingeniously"

Thanks to David Innes and the UK's Rock'n Reel Magazine for the 4 star review in their Nov/Dec issue

MAGAZINE REVIEW FROM THE UK

“little known outside of Canada, but this is a persuasive argument for spreading the word.”

Thanks to Mike Davies and FATEA Magazine for the positive ink! Check out the full review below.

An ex-pat Scot now based in Toronto,…

ON A DIFFERENT PLANET

Some folks say everything sounds better in Italian - particularly food or a romantic movie dialogue.  Happy to have my album reviewed by Remo Ricaldone for Planet Country in Italy.  Check out the online version in Italian here or read…

SWEET HOME & CHICAGO

I hope your summer is off to a superb start.  The last couple of weeks have kept me guessing what time zone I’m in.  I flew home to bonnie Scotland where I played at a touching memorial for Grahame

SONG CONTESTS & SONG CONTEXTS

As some of you know, I have a tendency to trot out my tunes and see how they fare in the furlongs of song contests. Over the years I’ve had my share of winners and losers and recently I…

PAINTING THE MUSIC

It’s not uncommon to get a peak “behind the scenes” of a studio recording session but I thought you might enjoy this little 1min 30 sec video look "behind the evolution" of the cover artwork by Paul W. Thompson on…

LET IT GO, LET IT FLY

“There’s so many things we can’t hold, let it go” 

As some of you may know, I’ve been holding on to my latest record “Six in 6/8” for the last wee while. Well, I’m excited that the time…

GIGS OUT OF THE ORDINARY

Happy autumn everyone. I hope you’re enjoying the seasonal colour changes wherever you are. I wanted to give you a wee update on a few interesting gigs in the GTA and let you know what’s up with the new record. 

CCMA SONGWRITER'S SERIES SLOT IN SASKATOON

I’m delighted to have been selected to perform at The Songwriter’s Series at Canadian Country Music Week in Saskatoon this September. Looking forward to sharing some songs and listening to the other performers.  Check out this link to learn about…

SUMMER GIGS AND A NEW RECORD

Hope you are embracing some of the many joys of summer.  For me, maybe it’s the wandering I did through the glens as a wee boy but this year I’ve had great fun sighting almost 30 different birds in…