I have played guitar for over fifty years and have played in duos and bands since the age of 16! Here I am (with hair and a black beard!) playing in the 1970s) …
In the 1990s, I played with Calderdale-based country/bluegrass band, Topeka. I have experience of recording an album of original songs with Topeka.
For twenty years, from 1999 to 2019, along with my wife, Rita, I played guitar with Fiddle n Feet, one of the country’s foremost Appalachian dance teams.
I currently play guitar with the Buttered Peas Ceilidh Band, which I joined in 2018. Buttered Peas perform ceilidhs around Yorkshire and the Yorkshire Dales and are available to book for weddings, birthdays, events etc. Please contact me for further information.
From 2018 to 2019, I also had a spell playing with the U Turns, an acoustic/covers band.
Rita and I have also enjoyed playing in folk music sessions down the years and so we started one in Brighouse, where we live, in 2019.