On the 31st July the world Shakuhachi Festival (www.wsf2018.com) arrives in London for the first time. This entrancing instrument holds a special place in the musical landscape, notoriously difficult to play and with a lineage of Zen Buddhist Monks and Samurai Warriors – it was also used as a weapon, it is uniquely Japanese and… View Article
My piece ‘Lost in Amber’ recorded in the Watch House, Bethnal Green, featuring incredibly loud guitars and the dripping downstairs sink has been used in this award-winning BBC drama Cuttin’ It aired earlier this year.
The MXR Pitch Transposer – these weren’t used so much, most famously by Brian May apparently, not being a Queen aficionado I wouldn’t be able to tell you where… It does exactly what it says it does – transposes pitches. At first this might seem dull, anyone with logic will have messed around with Pitch Shifter, great… View Article