Fun Lovin’ Crime Writers

So I’m in a band. Back to drumming for the first time in donkey’s years. It’s a ‘supergroup’ of sorts, made up of crime writers, playing a set of crime-related tunes. Here we are:

flcw band pic, credit alan veste.jpg

Fun Lovin’ Crime Writers: Stuart Neville, Luca Veste, Val McDermid, Mark Billingham, Doug Johnstone, Chris Brookmyre

We rehearsed for the first time the other day, and it wasn’t too shabby. We have a top secret gig coming in Edinburgh in August, then we’re playing at Bloody Scotland in September.

Here are a couple of snaps:





About Doug Johnstone

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1 Response to Fun Lovin’ Crime Writers

  1. Bianca Castro says:

    Hi Doug, I hope you’re well. My name is Bianca and I’m a reporter at Solent News. We write stories for national newspapers and I was hoping to find out more about the Fun Lovin’ Crime Writers for a possible news story.

    It would be great to speak to you and learn a little more about the band and your upcoming gigs. My email is and my number here is 02380 458800. Hope to hear from you soon.


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