A little about Musics and the 70s with Thurston Moore

The Ecstatic Peace Library have put together a rather handsome edition of all the old copies of Musics magazine 'launched with Issue No. 1 ...

Anniversaries

This year (2016) has three anniversaries for me. It is 50 years since I started playing the guitar, 35 years since my first Quaqua ...

First shipping!

So it's, 'No rest for the wicked', as my grandmother used to say! It is Sunday and the first shipment of the Weekertoft boxed set is now ...

Weekertoft launch

So finally the date approaches for the launch of the 4 CD box set on the new label Weekertoft. It has meant a fair bit of work for all ...

Weekertoft – A new label for improvised music

So pleased to be able to announce this, the first release on a new label put together by Paul G Smyth and myself The 4 CD boxed set is ...

Fete Quaqua 2015

Fete Quaqua 2015 August 16th - 18th My annual free improvisation get together runs over three days and this year features 14 musicians ...

Early days – first draft

Evan Parker suggested I should write a book on the second wave of free improvisers. Well, ever keen to oblige, I have made a start. Here's ...

Podcast interview with Peter Urpeth

Here is a downloadable podcast interview I did with Peter Urpeth covering some of my earlier days in improvised music Peter Urpeth ...