So close

I’m sitting in a hotel in Essen Germany. I should be getting ready to go to Iraq for Play for Progresses pilot program in Erbil. After keeping a close eye on the current events out there it became obvious that now wasn’t the time to go. Mosul is less than…

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Traffic

The record of five hours sitting in traffic to get to a gig was spectacularly broken yesterday by the eight hours it took us to get to Manchester. This is the kind of thing that could easily put a damper on a gig. Arriving tired, stiff and low in energy.…

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Bristol

Let me sum it up for you in one word- awesome! We arrived to play our first gig in the Imp to find my cousin , Anna and a whole posse of her friends already waiting for us. We had an amazing gig with Mike neatly being kidnapped for his…

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Launch Night #WOOT

Last night was the launch of the Working Out Of Town tour- #WOOT. In the Torriano bar hosted by the fabulous Lost Horizons we opened to a great crowd of people who welcomed all our music from Gaelic love songs to personal dedications to pop rock health stories……. https://twitter.com/RosieBans/status/470019029181431808/photo/1 Today…

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Iraq

The holidays came and went in a blur of family, food and traveling. A brilliant time was had by all including of course a wee song on Hogmanay. I spent January gearing up for my first trip to the middle east- Iraq to be precise. I had been asked to…

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