During the process of creating and releasing Villainess I’ve felt really sure about what I want to create and how, but I wasn’t always sure what you people at the receiving end were thinking. So I put together a survey to ask a few questions, hoping at least a few people would take the time to tell me what they think. I was completely gobsmacked by the number of responses that I received and I’ve LOVED reading your responses. Thank you to everyone who responded. Hi 5 you rock!
Today I'm going to take a break from my usual topics of music, life, what's happening next, etc. and address THE biggest topic of today. Yes, I'm talking about the Global Climate Strike that's sweeping the globe today.
I've now completed making the music video for the upcoming single The Blue Pill, which will be out on Friday 7 June. Here’s a teaser for it, so you can get a taste of what's coming. This is now the eleventh (!) video I’ve been involved with and the sixth video I’ve produced myself, so I thought I’d share a bit of the process here on the blog. Velcra Videos When we started with my band Velcra we got some pretty big budget videos made. The first one “Big Brother” was made by a film school. We shot the video...
I signed up for a stand-up comedy course on a whim a couple of weeks ago. Now I spend 3 hours every Saturday learning how to do stand-up comedy. In addition, I have homework which requires me to write a 5-minute routine every week.
Signing up to this course was a really dumb idea considering that I'm less than 3 weeks away from going to the studio to record my first solo album. I have a lot of work to do in preparation.
But I love my Comedy School. I don't know what I'll do with this new skill. I’m still not sure if I'm any funny at all. But learning it is an interesting process.