U.S. Tour

Ben Watt has now announced me as part of his band for his June tour of the U.S. Contrary to a few bizarre reports this is not my first time in the US in 20 years ( ! ) as…

Kate Jackson

Kate Jackson has released a taster from the album we made together. "British Road Movies" was produced by me and written with Kate mainly around 2010 but we only got around to finishing it recently. It's a beautiful,yearning and fuzzy…

Ben Watt "Fever Dream"

Ben Watt releases his new album "Fever Dream" on April 8th on his own Unmade Road label. It is Ben's 3rd solo album and the follow up to 2014's Hendra which I also featured on. It was recorded in a…

Ben Watt Band ft. Bernard Butler

New live dates for 2016 have been added to the LIVE page, all as part of the Ben Watt Band. Ticket links and even maps! More to come too. See you out there.....

Celtic Connections - Bert Inspired

Really proud to announce I will once again be celebrating the work and life of Bert Jansch, this time as part of  the Glasgow Celtic Connections Festival in January. I will play two nights with Ben Watt 30/1 at the…


Backstreet Merchandise are doing a limited run of t shirts as part of the McAlmont & Butler tour. You can buy a lovely shirt featuring a photo of my actual Gibson ES-355 via the M&B website here. If you don't…

"Kids In Crisis" Documentary

Hi I performed parts of the underscore to the TV documentary "Kids In Crisis" which aired last night on Channel 4. The score was arranged by Nick Phillips who asked me to contribute some guitar.
If you'd like to have…

Ben Watt & Ron Sexsmith

I will be appearing alongside Ben Watt on Tuesday 30th June as special guests for Ron Sexsmith's show.
Details and ticket link are On the live page . We will be playing for around 40 minutes and Ben has a…

Latest shows

Links to all the upcoming shows with Ben Watt and McAlmont & Butler are now here .

McAlmont & Butler

I will be out on the road with McAlmont & Butler in November . The tour will be preceded by a deluxe reissue of "The Sound Of ... McAlmont & Butler" .

You can get your tickets here .

Gibson Memphis

We're really looking forward to tonight's show for Gibson UK to launch the Memphis 2015 range of beautiful guitars.I'll be joined by Romeo Stoddart of the Magic Numbers and of course Mako Sakamoto on drums . We've just got time…