stars from a sidecar
New-fashioned folk songs.

Notes from a Scottish Summer
Piano music written during lockdown.

French chapel

songs · everyday, extraordinary

"songwriting done right, skillfully realised, performed without equivocation; the results are moving." Oli Arditi

Visit the songs page and explore over 60 songs, with lyrics for all and audio for many.

albums · roots, blues, folk

stars from a sidecar / Day Job / Simple Life / Cage for the Clouds

stars from a sidecar - singer-songwriter/folk

Day Job - roots and blues with a band.
Limited edition CD in handmade case.

"High Girders throws down a glove to anyone who says that the blues are passé; in fact it's a thumping tune in the vein of its earliest incarnations that suddenly sounds terribly novel." Mike Clark,

Check the releases page for details of the albums so far.

stars from a sidecar

ed on piano

shows · piano, passion, patter

"Ed's live show is slick and entertaining with a sound somewhere between Tom Waits and Mick Marra. Awesome." Dave Arcari

Live tour dates

Shows since 2009.

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