Live Shows

St LeonardsDo get in touch if you’d like me to play a gig in your locality sometime. I’m always up for playing somewhere new and exotic, so give me a shout. Should you want to be added to an email list, drop me an email at

U P C O M I N G    S H O W S

Nothing in the diary at the moment…

P A S T   S H O W S

Wednesday 17 October 2018Green Note, Camden, London £10. Supporting Kirsty Merryn

Thursday 26 October 2017Village Cafe Bar, Brighton

Friday 30 September 2016, St Paul Old Ford, London, 8pm

Monday 29 August 2016, Greenbelt Festival

Monday 18 April 2016, St Leonard’s Church, Spitalfields, Shoreditch High St, London E1 6JN. Tickets £10-20. A fundraiser for the Save Norton Folgate campaign. Also featuring Suggs, Griff Rhyss Jones, Stick in the Wheel and other guests tbc…

Thursday 10 December 2015, The Old Stables, White Hart Hotel, High St , Cricklade, Wiltshire  SN6 6AA. £8. A lovely intimate, acoustic driven evening. The November gig sold out in advance, so get in touch with the organizers on Facebook for advance tickets.

Thursday 24 September 2015, ALBUM LAUNCH at The Old Queen’s Head, Islington 8PM. It’s £5 for a ticket, and £10 if you wanna half price CD too. Tickets available here.

Saturday 12 September 2015 Livestock Festival 2015, Coldharbour Farm, Penshurst. There will be a massive fire, dancing, camping and general farm-related frivolities. More details here

Wednesday 10 June 2015, Star by Hackney Downs, ‘Starry Starry Night’. Free lovely night in intimate, candlelit upstairs venue. From 7.30pm.

Monday 4th May 2015, Upstairs at The Ritzy, Played in Full: ‘The Freewheelin’ Bob Dylan’. 7.30 IT’S FREE! Also playing are the wonderful Kirsty Merryn and Jack Harris

Friday 20th June 2014, LARC, 62 Fieldgate Street, Whitechapel, London, E1 1ES. Fundraiser for this lovely little community centre, also on the bill is Pete the Temp. £TBC.

Saturday 12th April 2014TonHalle, Munich, Germany,w/Officer .

Friday 11th April 2014, Mike’s Acoustic Lounge, Stuttgart, Germany,w/Officer

Thursday 10th April 2014Die Luke, Ludwigsburg, Germany,w/Officer

Wednesday 9th April 2014, Das Brückenhaus, Ludwigsburg, Germany,w/Officer

Monday 7th April 2014_ _ _ _ USG6, Nuremberg, Germany,w/Officer 

Sunday 6th April 2014Intersoup, Berlin, Germany,w/Officer 

Saturday 5th April 2014Haus Am See, Berlin, Germany, w/Officer 

Friday 4 April 2014Joe’s Den, Berlin, Germany, w/Officer 

Tuesday 25th March 2014The Old Queen’s Head, Islington. Also playing are, OfficerDaniel Peterson and Hands & Faces. £4. More deets here

Saturday 22nd February 2014Massive Arms presents ‘Fanatic in the Attic‘, Michael Jackson vs Prince. A collection of brilliant artists covering two Kings of Pop. Expect a couple of downbeat versions from yours truly. Hackney Attic, E8 1HE. 8pm. £5.

Friday 24th January 2014, ‘Breaking Good‘ at the Amersham Arms, New Cross. A new regular night featuring acoustic singer songwriters and duos run by the fantastic peeps over at Folklore. £5/£4 NUS On the door.

Saturday 14th December 2013The Royal Oak, Harlesden, Private Gig at 8pm, drop me an email for details and I’ll see if I can squeeze you in. A password may be required…

Thursday 10th October 2013The Soul SouthCafe Cairo, 88 Landor Rd  London, Stockwell, UK SW9 9PE. £3, 2-4-1 cocktails from 7-8pm.

Friday 4th October 2013, Live session and interview on Shoreditch Radio

Saturday 21st September 2013, Livestock 2013, Coldharbour Farm, Penshurst. There will be a massive fire, dancing, camping and general farm-related frivolities. More details here.

Friday 30th August 2013Stories from SongsGallery Cafe, Bethnal Green, London. A bit of a different evening, combining the readings of short stories written from the inspiration of various songs, with acoustic cover versions of said songs. I have contributed a short story of my own to the publication and will also be joining in the covers-action. 7.30pm, £3.

Thursday 18th July 2013The Red Lion Folk Sessions, 42 Kennington Park Road, SE11 4RS; love this little night run by the charming Messers Alistair Mackenzie & Jonathon Bidgood. It’s a cracking pub with a grand atmosphere and some lovely ales. Plus it’s free, and this will be the last gig I’m playing this Summer most likely, so come on down you bastard.

Sunday 9th June 2013The Islington. Can’t stay away from this lovely place. 7pm for Pimms, grub and music. Turn up sharpish though as I am literally on from 7-7.30pm.

Sunday 2nd June 2013The Islington. Delighted to be supporting label-mate Kirsty Merryn for the launch of her debut EP released on Massive Arms. Doors from 7pm. Tickets £3.50 in advance, £5 on the door.

Sunday 26th May 2013Simple Sounds Festival. Kingsbridge, Devon. A whole day of awesome music. I’m on at 6pm at The Seven Stars, Mill Street, Kingsbridge, Devon, TQ7 1ED.

Sunday 12th May 2013Lord Northbrook, Burnt Ash Road, Lee, London, SE12 8PU. This beautiful pub is run by a dear old friend of mine and is a beautiful spot to spend a lazy South London Sunday evening. Splendid food, splendid drink and a few good tunes too. It’s a freebie too.

Thursday 11th April 2013The Patchwork Club, 1 Islington Green, London, N1 2XH. A night of live comedy with some music sprayed in on the side for good measure. Tickets £4/5

Sunday 31st March 2013Cornish Wedding Gig. In Carnglaze Caverns. On Easter Sunday.

Wednesday 27th March 2013Aquila at Proud Camden. Gig will be a half hour set sometime between 8-10pm. £6. I’ve no idea what to expect, although they do promise £2 drink deals as well as a bill of house, hip hop, electro, dub step and mainstream. I should fit right in.

Friday 19th January 2013, Gallery Cafe, Bethnal Green, London. A delicious evening of words and music promoted by the splendid people at It’s All Happening. Doors 7pm, £5 for a ticket if you bring along a book to swap.

Friday 16th November 2012Masons Arms, Kensal Green, Private Gig, drop me an email for details and I’ll see if I can squeeze you in. A password may be required.

Wednesday 24th October, 2012, RadioPlus, Live Interview and feature on the Paul Simons Show at 8pm. Listen online or 101.5FM if you’re in Coventry.

Saturday 20th October 2012, The Enterprise, Camden, playing with the awesome Officer|Hands & Faces|The Tender Hips and featuring poetry from Thomas Pearson. £5 and all for a good cause- it’s a fundraiser for the wonderful charity Ace of Clubs. Doors 7.30.

Friday 12th October 2012, King’s Head, Acton. 9pm, promoted by ‘It’s All Happening‘. Because it is.

Saturday 6th October 2012, Union Chapel Compton Avenue, London N1 2XD. I’ll be one of the acts playing in a free evening of fabulous love music at this gorgeous Islington venue as part of the ‘Workshop Presents…’ night. Doors from 7pm.

Wednesday 5th September 2012, Live Wire Music Hall, 307 West River St, Savannah, GA. 10.30pm.

Tuesday 4th September 2012, Bean Night at Kudu Coffee, 4 Vanderhorst St, Charleston, SC. 8.30pm.

Tuesday 4th September 2012, BakeHouse, Charleston, SC.

Thursday 30th August 2012, Path Cafe, 131 Christopher St, New York.

Wednesday 29th August 2012, Paddy Reilly’s Music Bar, 519 2nd Ave, New York.

Monday 27th August 2012Greenbelt Festival, Cheltenham Racecourse. I’ll be playing the Performance Cafe on the Monday evening of this cracking festival.

Wednesday 22nd August 2012The George and Vulture, 63 Pitfield Street, Hoxton, London, N1 6BU, 9.30PM, Free.

Sunday 22nd July 2012The Old Queen’s Head, Islington, an all dayer ‘Sunday Social’ at this lovely venue. Times TBC.

Friday 20th July 2012The Living Room, 3 Greens Court off Brewer Street, Soho, W1F 0HD. 7.30pm.

Saturday 23rd June 2012, Wedfest, Cornwall, Private Gig.

Sunday 10th June 2012The Grey Lady, Tunbridge Wells 8pm. An evening of lovely candlelit showcases for a snip at £5

Saturday 2nd June 2012The Wheatsheaf, Crowborough, TN6 2NF. Part of a weekend festival of Music and Beer. I’ll be playing an afternoon set and drinking a few jars. What more could you ask for?

Tuesday 15th May 2012Mother Live, 333 Old Street, Hoxton EC1V 9LE, FREE 8PM.

Wednesday 25th April 2012, Troubadour Sessions, 263-267 Old Brompton Road, SW5 9JA. £6.

Saturday 21st April 2012, Fundraising gig for You Need Me, Bethnal Green.

Sunday 15th April 2012, The Brunswick, 1-3 Holland Road, Hove, BN3 1JF. Playing as part of the monthly ‘Brighton Folk Night’ evening.

Friday 23rd March 2012, Fundraising Gig for Webber Street Homeless Centre at Departure. More details to follow but I am super excited to be playing with David Logan and Daniel Peterson; a pair of quality gents and outstanding musicians.

Saturday 18th February 2012, The Stage Door, Webber Street, Waterloo, 8pm. A triple header with Eiks and Kirsty Merryn– 2 of my favourite London singer-songwriters.

Thursday 9th February 2012, Dead or Alive presents at HEROES, 147 Kentish Town Rd., Camden, London, NW1 8PB, (the space having previously played host to Jack Penate, Jamie T, Laura Marling, The Drums, Mumford & Sons and The Temper Trap).

Thursday 26th January 2012, Showcase Gig, One World Club, Station Hotel, Hither Green, SE13 5NB, 8pm

Sunday 15th January 2012The Grey Lady, Tunbridge Wells 7.30pm (first on so don’t be late) £5.

Saturday 7th January 2012, Folk Lore presents at Gallery Cafe, Bethnal Green, London. Doors 7.30, £5 (with a flyer or NUS card). This is a beautiful intimate venue, but small, so come along quick to get in.

Friday 7th October 2011, Showcase Gig, One World Club, Station Hotel, Hither Green, SE13 5NB, 8pm

Saturday 20th August, Secret Gig in Leeds. If you’re more northerly and fancy coming along, get in touch and I might be able to sneak you in to this exclusive secret gig. For only the classiest of music lovers.

Friday 12th August 2011, supporting Canadian band ‘The Geese‘ on their UK tour at Carnivale, Whitechapel, E1 7QR, 8pm. If you like West Coast Danger Folk, This one’s not to miss. Plus it’s FREE ENTRY!

Saturday 6th August 2011The Stage Door, Webber Street, Waterloo, 8pm. It’s a freebie and also playing is Kirsty Merryn (voice of an angel).

Monday 25th July 2011, Dead or Alive, The Old Queen’s Head, Islington, 7.30pm. £4, £3 with Flyer (drop me an email and I’ll send you one).

Wednesday 20th July 2011The Grey Lady, Tunbridge Wells 8pm (first on so don’t be late) £5.

Friday 15th July 2011Mama Stones, Exeter, Devon. 9.30pm. Get yourself down to my first Devon gig for years.

Friday 8th JulyThe Hempel, 31-35 Craven Hill Gardens, London W2 3EA. Unplugged acoustic set at 7pm.

Wednesday 6th July 2011The Enterprise, Camden, supporting the most wonderful Foreign Slippers, doors at 7.30pm. It’s £5 but totally worth it.

Sunday 26th JuneThe Stage Door, hosted and live streamed by the Virtually Acoustic Club, 9.30pm.

Sunday 12th JuneElixir Bar (near Euston Station), 5pm.

Friday 10th June 2011One World Club, Station Hotel, Hither GreenSE13 5NB, 8pm. A freebie 3 song set with lots of other interesting acts.

Sunday 22nd May 2011, Folk The Owl Festival, The Gate Arts and Community Centre, Cardiff, 4pm, £10 for a whole day of incredible folk that starts at 2.30pm.

Saturday 21st May 2011Carnivale, Whitechapel, E1 7QR, Macmillan Charity gig, 8pm. Also playing; OCASAN and Joel Sarakula, and it’s free!

Friday 6th May 2011One World Club, Station Hotel, Hither GreenSE13 5NB, 8pm

Monday 2nd May 2011, Half Moon Putney, 7.30p.m. £2.50 entry. Part of ‘Good Voodoo‘, one of the best acoustic nights in town.

Friday 15th April 2011, LAUNCH GIG, 7.30 p.m. Carnivale, Whitechapel, E1 7QR

Friday 25th March 2011One World Club, Station Hotel, Hither Green, SE13 5NB, 8pm