Monthly Archives: May 2011

smokeheads on kindle for £1.99

Just spotted that the Kindle version of Smokeheads has plummeted in price to £1.99 over on Amazon. Dunno when or how this happened, or how long it’ll stay like that, so my advice is get on that shit like a … Continue reading

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smokeheads press round up, part whatever

Another great piece of coverage for Smokeheads appeared at the end of last week in The Press and Journal, in a big feature on the Ullapool Book Festival. There were also mentions in the Ross-shire Journal and The Highland Times … Continue reading

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do-it-yourself brain surgery, now on video

Aye so, last week I linked to the audio of my performance at Words Per Minute 11, reading a particularly nasty bit of Smokeheads. Now, thanks to those ultra-organised WPMers, there’s video footage of it. Ignore the fact it’s called … Continue reading

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scots whay hae on keep it afloat

What with all my wanderings around the country over the last few days (huge thanks to the Ullapool Book Festival and the Fence Homegame!) I haven’t had a chance to draw your attention to this little beauty of a review … Continue reading

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do-it-yourself brain surgery, courtesy of wpm

OK, so I did a reading recently at the wonderful Words Per Minute alongside writers Katy McAuley, Margaret Callaghan and Amy Burns, and singer songwriter Michael Cassidy. I read the nastiest bit of Smokeheads, involving some DIY brain surgery. You … Continue reading

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scottish music blogs, i thank you

Just a quick shout out to various Scottish music blogs – my debut solo EP has only been out for a few days and several of these fine folks have given it a mention, so cheers to Aye Tunes, Peenko, … Continue reading

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fence homegame

Well, looks like I’m playing the wonderful, amazing Fence Homegame this weekend. Yay! Bit of a last minute johnny, but I think I’m doing a turn on the Sunday afternoon sometime. Hotfooting it down from Ullapool, where I’m appearing on … Continue reading

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