Session guitar recordings:
Brand New Man – Electric and acoustic guitars on the majority of the tracks on this album by London-based band Versonic
All My Life – Electric guitars were provided for this track by Sam Flight
As Long As You’re There – Guitars and bass were recorded on this track for the London-based publishing company Versonic Music.
Heartbreaker – Electric & acoustic guitars added for this track from London-songwriter George Brown
Connor Stephens Band – Guitars were provided for all tracks on the album ‘Figment of Imagination’
Lines For Days – All guitars and bass were provided for this RnB/funk track for an artist in Florida
Tony Gwynne – Guitars provided for tracks 1, 2, 4, 5, 8, & 10 on this album by the UK singer-songwriter.
The Awakening – All guitars parts were recorded for this track by California-based songwriter Seth Bates
Rain – All guitars were provided for this R’n’B track for UK singer & producer Life White
Perfect Fire – All the guitars and bass were provided for this album (mp3 downloads available from link)
Blue Key – All guitars were tracked for this song from Nashville singer/songwriter Chris Floyd
Cloudbusting – All guitars and production were done on this track for singer Steph Clark
The Reason (Acoustic) – All acoustic guitars were tracked for these acoustic cover tunes.
No Surrender – A collaboration with guitarist David Gelder on a re-working of the Springsteen song.
Daryl Irvine – Guitars parts recorded for the tracks Stagger, I Know, Beautiful Distraction, Falling Down & I Am With Love
Life Is A Game We Play – This video shows the recording of a solo on a pop-rock tune for Versonic, and what happens when you have to later transcribe it for live performance when there’s some fiddly bits to play!
Hallelujah – Guitars and bass were provided on this flamenco-inspired version of the Leonard Cohen tune.
Recreation – This medley of clips is taken from a CD recorded with the band Recreation.
When My Ship Comes In – This guitar solo was added to the song for songwriter Gary G.
Haven’t Met You Yet – All guitars were played for this recreation of the Michael Buble tune for a university project.
Over The Rainbow – This acoustic arrangement and slide guitar solo was recorded for a UK-based singer.
Solo videos (additional recordings available on the Repertoire page):
Eternal Flame – The Bangles tune arranged for solo guitar
California Dreaming – Mamas & Papas hit as a solo guitar arrangement
Jump – Van Halen for acoustic guitar!
Berkley Springs – This Don Ross arrangement has been played at numerous weddings, here recorded for a student.
Candle Ayre – This original composition was written to be at a played friend’s wedding, here recorded for a student.
Chant de Nuit – Written by Pierre Bensusan, one of my favourite acoustic pieces.
Capricho Arabe – One of Tarrega’s many great compositions, played on nylon guitar.
Man in the Mirror – Call it a tribute if you will…..
Jock O’Hazeldean – Traditional celtic tune arranged for solo acoustic
Jerry’s Breakdown – The country classic from Jerry Reed is a hybrid-picking workout like no other!
Foolish Games – One of my favourite ever songs, by Jewel, arranged for solo guitar.
Country Jam – Mostly for my own amusement.
More Than Words – The Extreme hit, arranged for solo guitar as a request to play at a friend’s wedding ceremony.
Bensusan – Composed by Michael Hedges, just about the hardest thing I’ve ever attempted on guitar!
Time – A cover the Steffen Schackinger piece, transcribed before I new you could buy the sheet music!
Brook Guitars – A demonstration of the acoustic guitars I use, at the request of the folks that emailed to ask.
The Reason (promo #1) – a medley of the dance-floor classics from function band The Reason.
The Reason (promo #2) – a medley of the rockier numbers from function band The Reason.
Kids – The music video to the Recreation song ‘Kids’, made from 2007 UK tour footage.
Bohemian Rhapsody – The full song, performed entirely live by Queen & Paul Rogers tribute band Break Free.
Fat Bottomed Girls – The full song, performed entirely live by Queen & Paul Rogers tribute band Break Free.
Fire & Water – The 70s Free hit, performed by Queen & Paul Rogers tribute band Break Free.
Queen Medley – A series of clips from a Break Free concert.
When 6 + 6 is greater than 12 – Having used ‘Nashville tuning’ in the studio many times over the years, I thought I should document the how and why of it – including several audio clips for reference.