New song – Lockdown

June 12, 2020Latest Releases0 Comments

On 23rd March, the UK went into a partial lockdown due to a coronavirus. I wrote a song about my experience of this time.

I read about what would be happening - shops closing, not being allowed to go out, home working, no socialising, etc. I knew straight away that the lockdown wasn't really going to affect me. I don't really go out anyway and don't have much of a social life. I work from home.

I recognise the importance of the first draft of anything that I do. In relevance to my music, that means the first draft of any song.

A lot of people can sometimes feel frustrated, disappointed or disheartened with their first attempt at something, but they should remember that all masterpieces came from a first draft.

Without a first draft, there is nothing to build upon, learn from, or adapt. Without a fir...

Fear or Freedom lyrics analysis

March 3, 2020Behind The Lyrics0 Comments

I really enjoyed making this song! It's one of the more uplifting, fun songs, but still has deep underlying messages.

I really wanted to write a song about anxiety and talk about how it holds you back. You don't necessarily realise how much anxiety hinders you until it's gone. Once that anxiety is gone, it feels so freeing!

"I declare I was most anxious
Wearing coats just like a blanket
To freeze or flee was my reaction...