SPECIAL: Meeting Peter Kingsbery

This blog is being converted into the COCK ROBIN E-BOOK ‘TO THE FAR EDGE OF TIME.’ Contact me if you want to be kept informed of its progress. Your privacy will be highly regarded, I have no interest in using it for other purposes. Thankyou, KH.    

Cock Robin: My Childhood Crush Through a Middle Aged Windscreen

This blog is being converted into the COCK ROBIN E-BOOK ‘TO THE FAR EDGE OF TIME.’ Contact me if you want to be kept informed of its progress. Your privacy will be highly regarded, I have no interest in using it for other purposes. Thankyou, KH.

Music: Keep Brand and Carry On

Recently events on opposite sides of the world have engulfed Facebook. Not a terrorist offence or a natural disaster but the old problems of the shock of the new, the band wreckers, and band brand. In short should bands continue under the same name with new singers? In Australia Boom Crash Opera have announced they […]

Paris and Peter K

This blog is being converted into the COCK ROBIN E-BOOK ‘TO THE FAR EDGE OF TIME.’ Contact me if you are interested in publishing it or you want to be kept informed of its progress. Your privacy will be highly regarded, I have no interest in using it for other purposes. Thankyou, KH.    

Even in the Quietest Moments: Songs for a Rainy Day

You might think this a strange topic for summer, but here in Asia the monsoon rains have already begun. If you find yourself stuck indoors, here are some tunes that will imbue the vista before you. And yes, you’ll be able to tell I’m of a certain ilk and age from this list. ALVA NOTO/RYUICHI […]

Cock Robin: Analysis of a Reformation

This blog is being converted into the COCK ROBIN E-BOOK ‘TO THE FAR EDGE OF TIME.’ Contact me if you want to be kept informed of its progress. Your privacy will be highly regarded, I have no interest in using it for other purposes. Thankyou, KH.              

They Should Have Been Singles!

The title is self-explanatory really, but the music world or more importantly artist albums are littered with the songs that really should have been singles, let’s begin.. ROBBIE NEVIL – LOOK WHO’S ALONE TONIGHT Who knows what record company politics dictate the line of single releases that will define an artist’s career but had this […]

An Eighties Kids’ Dream Team Drummers

Why Drummers? Well, it’s the instrument most connected to me I suppose. Here are ten who were important to me growing up. Whilst dreaming of being a musician, I never made it (see the blog about my books below). For whatever reason circumstance did not align. For this piece I wanted to keep things simple. […]

Through Glass

Every now and again a fairy tale occurs; a collaboration with an admired artist. In this case, Only the Very Best singer and Cock Robin front-man Peter Kingsbery. We are not sure as yet where this song will find a home but I am amazed he did it. It is always necessary to work with […]