I didn’t really keep very good records of my early, early gigs but here’s a few noteable dates and details of those years.

2004-2008

2004 Midland Band Club, Kettering (w/Jefferson Kane Band)

much of the time between 2004-2006 I’d perform on Saturday evenings with The Jefferson Kane Band.

between 2005 and 2007 I was the bass player with Rothwell band, The Alcoholics, who regularly performed in Northamptonshire.

September 20th 2006 – Sawyers, Kettering (1st solo gig)

November 9th 2007 – Corn Market Exchange, Kettering (w/Dave Clemo Band, solo)

August 30th 2008 – Sonic Boom Records (In-Store gig), Kettering (solo)

2009

March 2009 – Media Matters, University of Northampton, Avenue Campus Student Union (solo)

May 23rd 2009 – Labour Club, Northampton (1st gig w/Enki)

June 27th 2009 – Weldon Festval (solo)

August 2nd 2009 – Bardic Picnic, Delepre Abbey, Northampton (w/Enki)

August 15th 2009 – Umbrella Fair, Racecourse, Northampton (w/Enki)

September 10th 2009 – Olives Bar, Leicester (Solo)

September 18th 2009 – Monks Park WMC, Northampton (w/Enki)

November 21st 2009 – The Golden Lion, Northampton (w/Enki)

December 16th 2009 – The Magnet Bar, Liverpool (w/Enki)

2010

January 16th 2010 – Labour Club, Northampton (w/Enki)

February 4th 2010 – Be Our Guest…, The Bantam Cock, Northampton (w/Enki)

February 6th 2010 – Northampton University, Avenue Campus Student Union (w/Enki)

March 26th 2010 – Missing Peace 1 @ The Labour Club, Northampton (solo)

April 4th 2010 – Hakamou, Northampton (solo)

April 23rd 2010 – Jimtom Movie Premiere, Labour Club, Northampton (w/Enki)

May 27th 2010 – Missing Peace 3 @ The Labour Club, Northampton (Hosting w/Mr Ghost)

May 28th 2010 – If… @ The Bantam Cock, Northampton (solo)

May 29th 2010 – Piccadilly Classics, Kettering (solo)

June 12th 2010 – The Racehorse, Northampton (w/Enki)

June 26th 2010 – (w/Dan Higgins band)

June 26th 2010 – Bardic Fundraiser, The Nook Cafe, Northampton (The Silent Committee)

July 1st 2010 – Missing Peace 4 @ The Labour Club, Northampton (Hosting w/Mr Ghost)

July 4th 2010 – Help For Heroes Gig, Somewhere in a field near Wellingborough (w/Dan Higgins Band)

July 13th 2010 – Hakamou, Northampton (w/Sarah Turrell)

July 15th 2010 – O2 Academy 3, Birmingham (w/Sarah Turrell)

August 1st 2010 – Bardic Picnic, Delepre Abbey, Northampton (w/Enki)

August 7th 2010 – The Railyway Hotel, Evesham (w/Sarah Turrell)

August 22nd 2010 – The Romany, Northampton (w/Sarah Turrell, Solo)

August 25th 2010 – Missing Peace 5 @ The Labour Club, Northampton (Hosting w/Mr Ghost)

September 1st 2010 – Inspiration FM Film and Band Review, Northampton (solo)

September 9th 2010 – Strumpets And Pluckers, The Racehorse, Northampton (solo)

September 29th 2010 – Missing Peace 6 @ The Labour Club, Northampton (Hosting w/Mr Ghost)

October 12th 2010 – Hakamou, Northampton (solo)

October 27th 2010 – Missing Peace 7 @ The Labour Club, Northampton (Hosting w/Mr Ghost)

November 11th 2010 – Drone Orchestra. The Nook Cafe, Northampton

November 18th 2010 – A Sting In The Tail (Bardic Fundraiser), Labour Club, Northampton (w/Enki)

December 12th 2010 – Acoustic Xmas Special, The Romany, Northampton (Solo)

December 22nd 2010 – Inspiration FM Film and Band Review, Northampton (w/Mr Ghost)

2011

January 13th 2011 – OBS Unplugged, The Musician, Leicester (solo)

January 14th 2011 – Songwriters Circle, Victoria Inn, Northampton (Solo)

January 15th 2011 – The Masque Theatre, Barton Seagrave (w/Burning Codes)

January 23rd 2011 – Private Party, Rothwell (solo)

January 26th 2011 – Missing Peace 9 @ The Labour Club, Northampton (Hosting w/Mr Ghost)

February 2nd 2011 – Elixir Bar, Camden, London (w/Enki)

March 1st 2011 – Neil Young Night, The Musician, Leicester (solo)

March 2nd 2011 – The Missing Peace 10 @ The Labour Club, Northampton (Hosting w/Mr Ghost)

March 26th 2011 – The Labour Club, Northampton (w/Enki)

March 30th 2011 – The Missing Peace 11 @ The Labour Club, Northampton (Hosting w/Mr Ghost)

April 4th 2011 – Old Market Inn, Kettering (solo)

April 6th 2011 – Spring Session, Fat Cat Bar, Northampton (w/To Bury A Ghost, Hannah Faulkner)

April 9th 2011 – Corby Radio Breakfast Show, Corby (Solo + To Bury A Ghost)

April 10th 2011 – Busking in Kettering Town Centre for Wildfire Sessions (Solo)

April 13th 2011 – Inspiration FM Film And Band Review, Northampton (w/To Bury A Ghost)

April 16th 2011 – Left Banke Centre, Bristol (w/To Bury A Ghost)

April 24th 2011 – The Bat & Wickets, Northampton (w/Enki)

May 5th 2011 – The Red Lion, Stevenage (w/To Bury A Ghost)

May 29th 2011 – All Dayer, Victoria Inn, Northampton (Solo)

June 3rd 2011 – Earls Barton Big Music Weekend Youn Composers Night, Earls Barton (Solo Classical)

June 7th 2011 – The Lamplighter, Northampton (solo)

June 8th 2011 – Party In The Park, Racecourse, Northampton (w/Enki, Jimtom Say?)

June 10th 2011 – Dromestock II, Picturedrome, Northampton (w/Enki)

June 11th 2011 – Folk In The Afternoon @ The Nook Cafe, Northampton (Hosting + solo)

June 18th 2011  – The Lamplighter, Northampton (w/Enki)

June 28th 2011 – Sunnyside, Northampton (w/Enki, Hannah Faulkner)

July 6th 2011 – (Semi Detatched) Vince Fuller Exhibition Opening Night, Labour Club, Northampton (w/Enki, Jimtom Say?, Solo)

July 15th 2011 – Bardic Picnic Fund Raiser, Labour Club, Northampton (w/ The Silent Committee, Enki, Jimtom Say?)

July 16th 2011 – Folk In The Afternoon @ The Nook Cafe, Northampton (Hosting)

July 24th 2011 – Bardic Picnic, Delepre Abbey, Northampton (w/ Enki, Jimtom Say? & Solo spoken word)

August 7th 2011 – Big Noise Festival, Picturedrome, Northampton (w/Enki)

August 7th 2011 – Costa Coffee, Northampton (Hosting + Solo)

August 9th 2011 – Inspiration FM breakfast show, Northampton (w/Enki)

August 13th 2011 – Umbrella Fair, Racecourse, Northampton (w/Enki + Jimtom Say? + Solo spoken word)

August 14th 2011 – Umbrella Fair, Racecourse, Northampton (Solo spoken word)

August 20th 2011 – Summer Retreat Festival, Overstone Park, Northampton (w/Jimtom Say?)

August 21st 2011 – Costa Coffee, Northampton (Hosting + solo)

August 27th 2011 – White Ark Music Festival, Coronation Park, Cory (w/Enki)

August 28th 2011 – All Dayer, Victoria Inn, Northampton (Solo)

September 2nd 2011 – Labour Club, Northampton (w/Jimtom Say?)

September 10th 2011 – Folk In The Afternoon @ The Nook Cafe, Northampton (Hosting)

September 17th 2011 – Lyric Lounge, The Nook Cafe, Northampton (solo – spoken word)

September 24th 2011 – Charles Bradlaugh, Northampton (w/Enki)

October 8th 2011 – Folk In The Afternoon @ The Nook Cafe, Northampton (Hosting)

October 9th 2011 – Bedford Arms, Bedford (w/Grace Trabucchi Band)

October 29th 2011 – Labour Club, Northampton (w/Enki)

November 5th – 2011 – The Pennywhistle, Northampton (w/Enki)

November 12th 2011 – Folk In The Afternoon @ The Nook Cafe, Northampton (Hosting)

November 17th 2011 – Victoria Inn, Northampton (w/Snakeman 3)

November 26th 2011 – The Racehorse, Northampton (w/Snakeman 3)

December 10th 2011  – The Last Ever! Folk In The Afternoon @ The Nook Cafe, Northampton (Hosting + solo)

December 17th 2011 – The Horseshoe, Wellingborough (w/Snakeman 3)

2012

January 4th 2012 – 12Bar Club, London (w/Snakeman 3)

January 26th – Special Treat, Coast Cafe, Worthing (solo)

January 27th – Bar 42, Worthing (solo)

March 9th – The Victoria Inn, Northampton (w/Snakeman 3)

March 10th – The Labour Club, Northampton (w/Snakeman 3)

March 31st – Horseshoe, Wellingborough (w/Snakeman 3)

April 8th – The Victoria Inn, Northampton (w/ The Snakeman 3, TupacBackPack, & solo)

May 2nd – 12 Bar Club London (w/ The Snakeman 3)

May 6th – The Vic Inn, Northampton (w/ Tupacbackpac)

May 11th – Garageland Promotions, Hackney Trashbar, London (w/ The Snakeman 3)

May 12th – The Labour Club, Northampton (w/ Enki)

June 3rd – The Big Jubilee Picnic, Delepre Abbey, Northampton (w/ The Snakeman 3)

June 9th – Northampton Twinfest, Charles Bradlaugh, Northampton, 8pm (w/ The Snakeman 3)

June 23rd – Retro Beat @ The Horseshoe, Wellingborough (w/ The Snakeman 3)

July 7th – Pay It Forward Festival, Northampton Racecourse (w/ Jimtom Say?)

July 12th – Charles Bradlaugh, Northampton (w/ The Hannah Faulkner band)

July 28th – Vic Inn, Northampton (w/ The Snakeman 3)

July 29th –  The Bardic Picnic, Delepre Abey, Northampton (w/ Enki & Jimtom Say?)

July 30th – Arabian Nights – Abington Park museum, Northampton (composer/live band)

August 1st – Arabian Nights – Abington Park museum, Northampton (composer/live band)

August 2nd – Arabian Nights – Abington Park museum, Northampton (composer/live band)

August 3rd – Arabian Nights – Abington Park museum, Northampton (composer/live band)

August 4th – Arabian Nights – Abington Park museum, Northampton (composer/live band)

August 11th – The Lamplighter, Northampton (w/ The Snakeman 3)

August 18th – Umbrella Fair, Northampton – The Snakeman 3 (Main stage, 3pm)

August 18th – Umbrella Fair, Northampton – Solo  (Folk Stage, 5pm)

August 19th – Umbrella Fair, Northampton – Solo (Acoustic tent, Noon)

August 19th – Umbrella Fair, Northampton – Jimtom Say? (Spoken word tent, 5pm)

September 22nd – Retro-beat @ The Horseshoe, Wellingborough (w/ The Snakeman 3)

October 5th – Les Expressifs Festival, Poitiers, France (w/ The Snakeman 3)

October 6th – Le Petit Chapiteux, Les Expressifs Festival, Poitiers, France (w/ The Snakeman 3)

October 26th – Northampton Museum, Northampton (w/ Jimtom Say?)

November 7th – 12 Bar Club, London (w/ The Snakeman 3)

November 9th – Victoria Inn, Northampton (w/ Antonio & The Snake & The Snakeman 3)

November 16th – Victoria Inn, Northampton (w/ Antonio & The Snake)

November 17th – Charles Bradlaugh, Northampton (w/ The Snakeman 3)

November 23rd – Victoria Inn, Northampton (w/ Antonio & The Snake)

November 24th – Horseshoe, Wellingborough (w/ The Snakeman 3)

November 30th – Victoria Inn, Northampton (w/ Antonio & The Snake)

December 21st – Picturedrome, Northampton (w/ The Snakeman 3)

2013

January 15th – NB’s, Northampton (w/ Sarah Carter)

March 30th – That’s Entertainment, Northampton (w/ The Snakeman 3)

April 27th – The Horseshoe, Northampton (w/ The Snakeman 3)

May 4th – The Vic, Northampton (w/ The Snakeman 3)

May 11th/12th – Recording! (w/Enki)

May 25th – The Vic, Northampton (w/The Snakeman 3)

June 1st – Biker Festival, Rugby Club, Market Harborough (w/The Snakeman 3)

June 15th – Twinfest, The Lamplighter, Northampton (w/The Snakeman 3)

July 3rd – The 12 Bar Club, Denmark Street, London (w/The Snakeman 3)

July 9th – The Olde England, Northampton (solo)

July 10th – The Snakeman 3 Photo/video shoot

July 13th – Zombie Hut, Corby (w/The Snakeman 3)

July 20th – The Charles Bradlaugh, Northampton (w/The Snakeman 3)

July 25th – The Masque Theatre perform All’s Well That Ends Well, Abington Park Museum, Northampton (Composer)

July 26th – The Masque Theatre perform All’s Well That Ends Well, Abington Park Museum, Northampton (Composer)

July 27th – The Masque Theatre perform All’s Well That Ends Well, Abington Park Museum, Northampton (Composer)

July 29th – The Masque Theatre perform All’s Well That Ends Well, Abington Park Museum, Northampton (Composer)

July 30th – The Masque Theatre perform All’s Well That Ends Well, Abington Park Museum, Northampton (Composer)

July 31st – The Masque Theatre perform All’s Well That Ends Well, Abington Park Museum, Northampton (Composer)

August 1st – The Masque Theatre perform All’s Well That Ends Well, Abington Park Museum, Northampton (Composer)

August 2nd – The Masque Theatre perform All’s Well That Ends Well, Abington Park Museum, Northampton (Composer)

August 2nd – The Labour Club, Northampton (w/The Snakeman 3)

August 3rd – The Masque Theatre perform All’s Well That Ends Well, Abington Park Museum, Northampton (Composer)

August 4th – Bardic Picnic, Delapre Abbey, Northampton (w/The Snakeman 3)

August 10th – The Victoria Inn, Northampton (solo with support from Jimtom Say?)

August 11th – The Snakeman 3 album recording

August 14th – The Snakeman 3 album recording

August 18th – Umbrella Fair, Northampton Racecourse (spoken word tent performance)

September 28th – BFW Recordings Album in a day!

September 28th – The Lamplighter, Northampton (w/The Snakeman 3 with special guests The Fallen Leaves & The Mobbs)

October 26th – Brew Dogs, Shoreditch, London (w/The Snakeman 3 & The Mobbs)

November 2nd – The Zombie Hut, Corby (w/The Snakeman 3)

December 14th – The Zombie Hut, Corby (w/ The Snakeman 3 supporting The Cannibals, The Fallen Leaves & The Ladybugs)

December 19th – The Picturedrome, Northampton (w/The Snakeman 3 supporting The James Taylor Quartet)

December 28th – The Horseshoe Inn, Wellingborough (w/The Snakeman 3 & The Mobbs)

2014

March 5th – The 12 Bar Club, London (w/ The Snakman 3 supporting The Fallen Leaves)

March 17th – King Billy, Kingsthorpe, Northampton (w/ Hannah Faulkners band)

March 22nd – The Charles Bradlaugh, Northampton (w/The Snakeman 3 & The Mobbs)

March 28th – Frog & Fiddler, Northampton (w/ Hannah Faulkner band)

March 29th – BFW Recordings Album In A Day Volume 8 recording

April 5th – Labour Club, Northampton (solo)

April 18th – The Roadmender, Northampton (w/ Hannah Faulkner band)

April 19th – Spun-out records – in store, Northampton (w/ The Snakeman 3)

May 3rd – The Zombie Hut, Corby (w/The Snakeman 3)

May 4th – The Fiddlers Elbow , Camden, London (venue tbc) (w/ The Snakeman 3 & The Mobbs)

May 17th – The White Hart, Corby (w/The Snakeman 3 & The Mobbs)

May 25th – Private gig, Extreme Sports Centre Launch Event? (w/ The Snakeman 3) ok.

June 22nd / 4:30pm – All Saints Church Steps / Northampton Music Festival (w/ Hannah Faulkner)

June 22nd / 5:30pm – Market Square / Northampton Music Festival (w/ The Snakeman 3)

June 28th – The Proud, Camden (w/ Hannah Faulkner)

July 5th – The Labour Club, Northampton (w/ The Divine Undone)

July 17th – Bootleggers Liquor Bar, Northampton (solo)

July 19th – The Picturedrome, Northampton (w/ Hannah Faulkner)

August 16th/17th – The Umbrella Fair (w/ The Divine Undone, Hannah Faulkner, Solo)

August 21st – The Musician, Leicester (w/ The Snakeman 3)

September 19th – Buzzclub, London (w/ The Snakeman 3)

September 20th – The Horseshoe Inn, Wellingborough (w/ The Snakeman 3)

September 28th – Private Party – the 60/40s (w/ The Snakeman 3)

November 1st – The Lamplighter, Northampton (w/The Snakeman 3)

2015

I did some gigs but kept no diary, some had blog posts written about them – Robyn Wilson EP launch gig and a few Hannah Faulkner shows at the start of the  year, The Snakeman 3 returned by the end of the year.

January 30th – The Picturedrome, Northampton (w/Hannah Faulkner band)

July 12th – The Picturedrome, Northampton (w/ Robyn Wilson)

December 5th – The Lamplighter, Northampton (w/The Snakeman 3)

2016

January 30th – The Lab, Northampton (w/The Snakeman 3)

March 24th – The Pomfret Arms, Northampton (w/ The Snakeman 3)

May 20th – Delepre Abbey Beer Festival, Northampton (w/ The Snakeman 3)

June 12th – The Willow Festival, Billing Aquadrome (w/The Snakeman 3)

August 20th – The Umbrella Fair, Northampton (solo acoustic)

August 20th – The Red Lion, Brackley (w/ Rhythm n’ Roots – covers band)

October 8th – The Three Horseshoes, Ecton (w/ The GI Band – covers band)

October 27th – The Black Prince, Northampton (solo electric)

November 18th – The Black Prince, Northampton (w/ The Snakeman 3)

December 23rd – The Black Prince, Northampton (w/The Snakeman 3)

 

2017

March 3rd – The Labour Club, Northampton (w/ The Snakeman 3 – Deaf Trap ep launch)

March 25th – The Horseshoe, Wellingborough (w/ The Snakeman 3)

June 10th – The Black Prince (w/ The Snakeman 3 – Wax Lyrical Sound album launch)

June 23rd – The Charles Bradlaugh (w/ The Snakeman 3 – Twinfest after party)

August 11th – The Wheatsheaf, Weedon (solo acoustic)