Money Money Money – acoustic jazzy Abba cover

Money Money Money was originally released on the on the first of November 1976.  Abba were huge at the time and, as I remember, it was unusual to have a Top of the Pops without them featuring.  Along with the likes of Dana, Showaddywaddy, the Manhattans and Bonnie...
Purple Haze – Acoustic cover video

Purple Haze – Acoustic cover video

Here’s a version of an old favourite of mine by Jimi Hendrix, arranged for acoustic guitar(s). A great regret of mine is that I was born too late to witness the force of nature that was Jimi Hendrix.  By the time I started school he was gone.  It wasn’t...
Ingonish – Irish Jig video

Ingonish – Irish Jig video

My version of the jig, Ingonish on fiddle.  For years I’ve been wrongly calling this tune Up Sligo and have only just discovered my mistake.  In fact, I came to the realisation between making the video and writing this article, which explains why it says Up...
Video – Rose in the Heather, Irish Jig

Video – Rose in the Heather, Irish Jig

This is my version of The Rose in the Heather, a traditional Irish Jig in the key of D major, which is popular in sessions everywhere.  I’ve always loved playing this smooth, melodic jig, ever since I first came across it at a North London session many years...