It's ages since I wrote anything about what I've been up to musically. Although I've been really quiet, I've been pretty busy, apart from when I was decorating a room at Dad's house. I thought at the start of the summer that I'd be doing another Tune-A-Day-June, but was feeling really burned out and decided…Read more Being Quiet about the Noise
With Dad doing a lot better and dropping hints that I have my own life to get back to, I've felt able to concentrate a lot more on finishing my started music - punctuated by a few medical appointments that I've provided transport for and just keeping an eye out to make sure things are…Read more Survival – New Album!
Today's POTW, Girls Who Can, is compiled by CeCe Hemmingway, one half of British electronic act Hemmingway. Based in Chelmsford, Essex, the band have a big, contemporary, sound bridging the gap between electronica and guitar based rock, with David Moriaty's cutting solos. It's worth pointing out that CeCe not only provides the vocals, she's also…Read more Playlist of the Week (2018/8)
Album Progress Update After a couple of weeks where I was getting a lot of other things done - like researching what to do if Soundcloud suddenly disappears (and actioning what I found out) - I've managed to make another dent in the heap of significant things-that-need-doing to finish a second album. I recorded vocals…Read more Just Keep Going Until You Get There
https://soundcloud.com/stoneygate/dystopia-demo Quite possibly against my better judgement, I've decided to have another go at the Tune-A-Day-June challenge this year. I don't honestly expect at this point that I will last above a week, as I have just recovered from a nasty cold and am still getting tired more quickly than normal. But I might just…Read more Tune-A-Day-June 2017
Earlier this week, battling a migraine, I tried to take stock of what material I have for Albums 2 & 3 and get myself a bit more organised towards getting these both out of the door. Album 2 is a 'fake filmscore' based on a book that is quite well known in the UK. It needs another…Read more Niagara & Album Progress