OMG - June Tabor and The Oyster Band just played "White Rabbit"! @UnionChapel
June Tabor & The Oyster Band just performed an amazing version of PJ Harvey's "That Was My Veil" @UnionChapel
June Tabor has just walked onstage at Union Chapel w/The Oyster Band - what a voice!
News we've been dreading RT @BreakingNews: Levon Helm, former leader of The Band, dies at age 71 - @recordonline
Two more vocal tracks recorded with Phil Odgers tonight - more editing this week.
Good two weeks spent mixing the new album by Sebastopol
Great day at TEDxObserver yesterday, especially the talk by Plan B's Ben Drew:
#TEDxObserver Great talk by Plan B's Ben Drew - check out his new film "Ill Manors"
#TEDxObserver Goldie on stage to introduce Plan B's Ben Drew
#TEDxObserver Hugh Masekela on stage now!
#TEDxObserver very talented singer-songwriter Lianne La Havas on stage now
#TEDxObserver Daniel Kish - a blind man who uses mouth clicks to "see" where he's going. He rides a bike!
#TEDxObserver - the Observer newspaper has been in existence since the 18th century!
#TEDxObserver Amadou & Mariam on stage soon....
#TEDxObserver it's packed!
#TEDxObserver here at Sadlers Wells Theatre
Off to the House of Commons today - I'm being shown around personally by Labour MP for Hammersmith, Andy slaughter - looking forward to it!
James Blake's version of "A Case Of You" is fantastic! I wonder if Joni likes it?
James Blake's version of "A Case Of You" is fantastic! I wonder if Joni likes it?
Just finished another day of heavy editing for the Phil Odgers album project - great results. Attention to details always pays off!
I got a Stylophone for Christmas! classic!

19 great reviews so far - "Sunday Morning Coming Down" by Phil Odgers - click here
Just finished setting up the studio for another session tomorrow with Phil Odgers - new tracks for the up-coming album.

I'm experimenting with some techniques for recording acoustic guitar: M/S recording, with additional tube mics from my vintage collection: C12a and C28.  I'm also feeding the DI signal through my Vox Ac30 amp, plus effects. Each acoustic guitar performance will use up 7 tracks in Pro Tools!

Spent all day sorting out a problem with permissions on my MacPro and all connected drives. They were all set to Custom instead of Read & Write, so I couldn't access any data!

Thanks to the author of this link for supplying a solution.
Celebrating with our daughter, Brittany, who has just been awarded a distinction for her masters degree!
.... & Paul Epworth, Ethan Johns, Gareth Jones
Great day at #APRS lunch with record producers George Martin, Ken Scott, Glyn Johns, Chris Thomas, Rupert Hine, Robin Millar....
At the launch party in Williamsburg for issue 7 of Tom Tom, the very stylish magazine for female drummers
Another favourable review of Phil Odgers' new EP,  "Sunday Morning Coming Down" in Folks & Roots - read it here
Happy to be involved with this team
More celebratory reviews of TMTCH's Phil Odgers new EP "Sunday Morning Coming Down"

Listen to Lloyd Cole discussing the making of "Broken Record" on The World Cafe podcast: click here 
5 weeks and 9 flights later, I'm back in the UK - wanna get back to OZ/NZ soon...
.....and The Glasshouse Mountains

Fab tourist day with good friends Mike & Been - The Sunshine Coast of Australia

Kanye West culture shock - tune: "Iron Man" lyrics: "no more drugs for me, pussy and religion is all I need" - unbelievable...
Just discovered the great scat solo at the end of Kanye West's "Runaway"
Magnificent sunny day in Brisbane - off to a birthday party (dunno whose, we haven't met yet...) with good friends M&B
Great 2 weeks in NZ: Wellington & Auckland. Lots of bands, radio, met loads of people, all friendly & helpful. I will be back there soon...
After a great 2 weeks in NZ, I'm sitting in Sydney airport, en route to Brisbane - another adventure!
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