Recent things


The Mark Watkins Music Show

Thank you to Mark Watkins from Blast 1386 for talking to me – I loved being a part of the show. Whole show on Mixcloud, where he plays Robber Bride and A Long December, and also interviews Fiona Jane Burgess from Woman’s Hour. Interview with me as an mp3 below – we discuss Joni Mitchell, the… Read more »


The Story of Blue Roses

For years, I had in my head a tiny exchange – a girl, in a film, maybe, or a play, talking to someone, in an American accent, about ‘blue roses’. It would come to me sometimes – on buses, while walking – but I could never remember where I’d heard it first. Even while I was… Read more »

Upcoming events

Saturday, 15th November: Vin’s Night In at the Hospital Club

        I love playing at Vin’s Night In because Vin, host with the most, always gets it so perfectly right: 1960s backdrop, cocktail of musical and comedy performances, drawing competition, a vibe of total inclusion and warmth. Full line-up for this gig is yet to be announced, but I will be playing a… Read more »