Removing the fear

Removing the fear

Have you ever wanted to climb Mount Everest or fly to the moon? Probably on your list of ‘that would be cool but maybe slightly on the impossible side’? Have you ever thought, ‘Why would I want to climb Mount Everest’, someone has already done that?...
How to get everything done – now!

How to get everything done – now!

How am I going to get all of this done? I ask myself these questions constantly. I want to release another album, record another five albums, co-write, write a music training course, organise a songwriting cruise, write some more songs, spend more time in the studio...
3:00 am and I don’t feel tired

3:00 am and I don’t feel tired

I spend a lot of time working with other people on their music which I love. Listening to great new songs and helping artists put music to their lyrics is something I will never tire from doing. But recently I was experimenting on the piano and as my wife walked past...
Full time musician – are you ready for this?

Full time musician – are you ready for this?

“I wish I didn’t have to work a regular job to make money. I’d much rather be playing music full time.” This is the cry of so many musicians. I spend a lot of time with creative people and it is the best environment to be in. So why wouldn’t you want to be a full time...
Decisions, decisions, decisions

Decisions, decisions, decisions

It’s 2015 and my daughter is off to university. We are going to miss her, it makes me feel really old having a daughter at university, but it also makes me re-evaluate some of the questions about careers and what you do in your life. Will she have a career in...
Why people become famous

Why people become famous

Ever wondered “why people become famous”? Ever wondered why artists become popular? I know I’m old, I was around before Facebook. But I have noticed a really interesting trend. People think they can make lasting relationships, real friends by just clicking on a button...