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Brand new Music Video


Hi there, Well it’s day 8 in my self-imposed isolation (our government is being too slow to impose it IMHO so I’m locking down voluntarily). I’m doing my best to focus on happy things – I hope you can too. Please watch my latest Vlog for a short chat about the postive things that can […]

What a difference a week makes

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Hi there, I hope you’re doing OK in this topsy turvy world! There won’t be one among us whose life hasn’t changed dramatically in the last little while. From looking forward to a year full of exciting live shows and a new album, I have gone to looking at an empty calendar and, well, no […]

Please the audience or yourself?

Blonde singer Amanda Easton posing


Hi there, I strongly believe that performers should try to ‘please’ their audience. That could mean inspiring them to dance, taking them on a nostalgia trip or moving them in some other way. When someone comes to a show, I want them to get their money’s worth and more. Part of that is choosing the […]

Sinead I love ya, but…

Emperors new clothes

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Hi there, I saw Sinead O’Connor at The Opera House recently and her voice was in fine form, her band was firing and she was adorable in her shyness. I’ve been a long term Sinead fan and her breakthrough album ‘The Lion and the Cobra’ remains in my personal top 10 Albums of All Time. […]

5 Reasons you SHOULD Sing Covers

poster for Blondie vs Pretenders show

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Hi there, I know, last blog I said there were¬†5 Good Reasons NOT to Sing Covers…but a record does have two sides, right?! 1. Practising your Craft: Being an original artist is, ah, an art! But it is also a craft. Singers with good breath control, pitch, delivery and range can highlight their art much […]

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