Category: music

Tenacious D

What Makes Tenacious D So Good

Tenacious D at Rock in RioCREDIT: Sven Mandel under CC BY-SA 4.0 Many names come up when we talk about comedy music. Whether it be the unique musical stylings of Weird Al’s accordion laden songs or The Lonely Island’s clever use of rap music, there’s no questioning that the comedy music genre is thriving. However, a discussion on […]

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Postcard Home Music Video

Postcard Home – new music video

“Doing Malibu shots on the back of a hippo…” I am delighted to reveal my brand new music video for ‘Postcard Home’. This song has been a live audience favourite for quite a while. I think we’ve really captured the travel vlogger In 2020! Click here to watch This song was written and released for […]

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Why Comedy music is no joke

What’s the first thing you think of, when you think of comedy music? Perhaps it’s Monty Python singing ‘The Lumberjack Song’? Or Weird Al Yankovic singing ‘White & Nerdy’?Songs that you perhaps wouldn’t label as era-defining classics in popular music… Or maybe it’s the novelty songs of the late twentieth century? Songs like ‘Monster Mash’ […]

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Live From Lockdown

Live From Lockdown!

New Songs and Live Performances from life in lockdown “We need it all explained to usWe need someone that we can trustWell I’ve found them…” Hello everyone! I hope you’re coping okay in this nationwide lockdown from the coronavirus pandemic. I could never have imagined we’d be in this position when I wrote a song […]

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Singing and acting with Sir Ian McKellen…

Sir Ian McKellen and Chris Tavener star in a new short film. Made for the benefit of Great Ormond Street Children’s Hospital I am extremely excited to present: The Meteor and The Moon. My collaboration with Sir Ian McKellen and Great Ormond Street Hospital.I was asked to write a song based on ideas from children at the hospital,which would […]

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