Category: Music

The Music Of Ignite Liverpool 17

Hello folks, my last post here was building up to a regular event in Liverpool we like call Ignite. No, it’s nothing to do with setting fires (that joke just never gets old does it?). It’s actually a great night

20lb Sounds Kickstarter

Dan in black Stetson hat playing harmonica on stage.

As some of you will know I play guitar and sing in Liverpool rock band 20lb Sounds. I have done for about 2 and a half years now. In that time we’ve done some really good gigs, written some good

Live Song: The Stringman

Hello again, time for another live song. This week it’s a Neil Young tune called “The Stringman” which I’ve arranged for guitar. Usually he plays it on the piano. There’s a good version on his MTV Unplugged album which you

Live Song: Medicine Man

A picture of me playing my usual red guitar at the party

Hello all, I realise activity has been a bit slow on the blog lately but I aim to fix that soon (don’t I always). I have some ideas for interesting little techy articles to come. In the meantime I hope

20lb Gig & Website Update

The 20lb sounds logo, a weight with 20lb written on it.

Hello, hello hello, I don’t know why you say goodbye I say hello. A bit of Beatles Tourette’s there, *ahem*. I’m sorry that writings have been┬ásparse┬áhere in the last couple of weeks. It’s been busy. Hopefully you’ve enjoyed my weekly

Liverpool Sound City Recap – Part 2

LSC logo - simple text saying Liverpool Sound City 17-19 May 2012

Ahoy hoy! Sorry it’s taken me a while to get around to concluding this personal account of the Liverpool Sound City festival. I’d like to carry on today from Friday May 18th, the second day of the conference. So let’s