‘On May 24th, 2012, I set out on a musical and physical challenge. My aim was to find inspiration for the recordings on this album. I cycled to the four furthest points of mainland Britain, a journey of more than 2000 miles.
On my bike I carried a mobile recording rig and, as I discovered locations along the way that provided inspiration for my songs, I was able to record performances you can hear on these tracks.’
Wednesday, 30 May 2012
"Take me to the bridge" - James Brown
A day like today should start with an “as much as you can
500 kilometres! Monumental moment on route to the 1st
session of today.
A viaduct! 10 pillars of old red brick in the middle of
Great place for a rehearsal, worked on the track “my music” and then recorded the vocals.
Great place to
create the face!
We are now written into the history books!
The curator of Malmesbury abbey was so interested
“just for the record” story, that she took our
flyer and wrote about it in the
Little did we know that the rest of the day would be the
biggest physical and mental challenge so far. Hills, we found them, food we didn’t……..
“A day like today
should start with an “as much as you can eat” breakfast! “
Todays stats: 607 kilometres from Lowestoft ( the other side
of Britain )
Going to Bridgewater via Wells and Glastonbury......