Spotifriday – 14/09/18

Every week I stand in the corner of The Deaf Institute in Manchester and play songs for the world’s best post-work, pre-gig, request-based digital music experience (aka #spotifriday). Here’s a preview of some of the songs I’ll play to get you in the Friday mood. After 2 weeks off duty […]

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The Quiz That Came From Space Returns

Quizes are good aren’t they? Testing your knowledge against your peers. Knowing the answers. Showing them that yes, you’re worth something to this friendship group. They have to keep inviting you to things now. Because you’re the one who helps them quiz. When the end of the world is upon […]

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The Wedding

Jenny’s phone buzzed at 9am on a Saturday morning. One new notification. “Event today: !!!Wedding!!!” What? What wedding? Whose wedding? Jenny moved the plate balancing on her torso scrambled to her feet from the sofa, crumbs from the morning’s toast scattering to the floor. She was puzzled as she had no […]

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Spotifriday – Cilla

Every week I stand in the corner of The Deaf Institute in Manchester and play songs for the world’s best post-work, pre-gig, request-based digital music experience (aka #spotifriday). Here’s a preview of some of the songs I’ll play to get you in the Friday mood. No Spotifriday this week as […]

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Spotifriday – 24/08

Every week I stand in the corner of The Deaf Institute in Manchester and play songs for the world’s best post-work, pre-gig, request-based digital music experience (aka #spotifriday). Here’s a preview of some of the songs I’ll play to get you in the Friday mood. Happy Pride! Yes this weekend […]

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What Is Hidden

It was windy today. Windy enough to let James know he should have got his haircut last week when he had the chance, his hand constantly brushing the hair out of his eyes. He shouldn’t have lost his hat. Adam, on the other hand, had both neatly cropped hair and […]

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Spotifriday – 17/08

Every week I stand in the corner of The Deaf Institute in Manchester and play songs for the world’s best post-work, pre-gig, request-based digital music experience (aka #spotifriday). Here’s a preview of some of the songs I’ll play to get you in the Friday mood. I write this as the […]

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Three Teeth

Three Teeth sat at the bar. It was 7 o’clock on a Thursday after all. 7 o’clock on a Thursday, sat at the bar, in the bowling alley. The barmaid asked if he wanted a drink or if he was just waiting for someone. He nodded. Pint please. He’d have […]

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Spotifriday – 10/08

Every week I stand in the corner of The Deaf Institute in Manchester and play songs for the world’s best post-work, pre-gig, request-based digital music experience (aka #spotifriday). I’ve been doing it almost every Friday for the last 5 years which is quite a long time, especially as The Deaf […]

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I Turned 30 & Quit My Job

  That’s me there. Head on fist. Eyes arrowed into yours. Iconic. I’m an actor, writer, DJ and quizmaster. It is very hard to explain to my Nan that, yes, I do these things. No, there’s not a lot of (see: no) money in it. But ask me if I’m […]

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