Getting together with guitarist Ian Carr is always a thrill! He has an amazing practice ethic and whenever we are together we learn new material and try new ideas. This piece is a bit of both. It features some of my old makegoodart from Easter time and some new ideas that we’ve had including our […]
Not just me but Ian Carr as well. What a great festival full of brilliant music from from locals to professionals. Loads of fantastic dancing as well! Home tomorrow.
We had a lovely time over the Easter period. I went to see a fantastic gig by Heidi Talbot, John McCusker and Ian Carr in Milngavie Folk Club and then afterwards Ian returned home with me to spend Easter with my family. We did lots of playing including this #makegoodart piece. The piece maps out our day […]
When Ian and I got the email from Davie Henderson in 2009 to see if we would be willing to perform at the 30th Shetland Folk Festival in May 2010 it sounded like a blast! It would be the first time we would have played together in 15 years and it would be fun to […]
I’m a fan of making records. I’m not a fan though of hanging around studios! I do like them as spaces but I don’t really find them ‘creative’ spaces. I like to go into a studio prepared, well rehearsed having had most of the ideas/arrangements beforehand! I love the process of rehearsing though. I love […]