Bass Guitar ability
Influences: Ryan Adams, Bruce Springsteen, Van Morrison, Kings Of Leon, Gillian Welch, Thin Lizzy
I am a pro musician with years of gigging, writing, and recording experience. My main instruments are guitar and bass (with vocals) but I can also play a few other things.
I have an B.A. Hons degree in Pop Music studies, an M.A. Degree in Popular Culture, and my grade 8 guitar exam.
I have extensive experience in cover/showbands, original bands, tribute bands, uk/international touring, theate shows and music technology. I recently released my 2nd debut album of original material 'Borealis' and I have also been involved with TV commercials and music promo videos. Most recently have completed contracts in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Greece, Alpine Ski Resorts, Cruises, Qatar, Dubai and China as bandleader and guitar/vox in top hotels and nightclubs. Also as lead guitar/vox in Isreal as part of a showband.
In recent years I have signed a publishing deal with Vigilante Music for the album Desert Wind'. Also worked as guitarist/vocalist with The Fuse onboard DFDS and P&O ferrys. Also MD/bassist/vocalist on various international cruise ships and hotels/nightclubs in China, Dubai, Greece, Isreal, UK, along with seasonal residencies and tours in Scandinavia, French and Swiss Alpine resorts and Corfu. I also play bass and vocals on stage for the touring UK theatre show 'Born in the USA'.
Have co-written, performed on and produced albums with many artists including Eden James, Will Kevans, Viv Youell and Lucy Layton.
I am available on acoustic and electric guitar, bass guitar or electric upright bass and vocals. I also play harmonica, mandolin, dobro, percussion and ukulele.
I also work as a staff composer at Deqoy Music, producing exclusive pieces of music for TV/Film licensing.
I am based in Northern Ireland I work all over the UK and the world and am happy to travel.
See my CV here -