Gaz Coombe

I loved Supergrass and here a couple of tracks from the solo project of lead singer Gaz Coombe. Love these tracks.

Frank Ocean, Wise Man

Frank Ocean has become one of my favourite singers at the minute. This track, Wise Man, was written for the movie Django Unchained but never actually got used. It’s a stunning track. I am posting the live version here as I think it’s amazing.

Bono and Me

Work, fun & Bono!

Well it’s been a busy few months for Madhen. We’ve travelled to various countries, Qatar, France, Germany, Abu Dhabi, Ireland and performed alongside a host of stars. Midge Ure, Emeli Sande, Alexandra Burke, Dara 0 Briain, Patrick Kielty and had a great time being the house band for Radio 6’s Shaun Keaveny at the Travel and Tourism Awards. The highlight for me though …

John Grant

This is a great live version of the track ‘Blackbelt’ by John Grant. Taken from his beautiful album, Pale Green Ghosts.

James Blake

This is an old Joni Mitchell track, it’s been covered so many times but I love this version by the amazing James Blake.

Jamie T

Love this!!! Jamie T Earth Wind and Fire.

Great End To The Year.

Well it’s been a while since I”ve updated my blog on here. It’s been a busy time as usual with plenty of gigs and sessions. Madhen had a fantastic autumn and run up to Christmas, performing at numerous UK gigs and some amazing abroad ones.  We managed trips to Prague, Athens and Barcelona all in one week!  In Barcelona we …

Gigs and More Gigs.

Madhen’s busy schedule continued throughout July and August. We had one of our busiest Augusts ever, it’s traditionally a quiet month in the Event industry but this year it was the opposite. We performed three gigs for Cadbury as part of the their Olympic celebrations, two at Quaglinos and one on the Silver Sturgeon. A boat trip on The Thames is a great …

Supernova Drum Co. Kit

Supernova Drum Co.

Great news today, I have  just become part of the Supernova Drum Co. These guys make amazing custom drums, their choice of shells, including seven types of actual drum shell, are unmatched by any other custom drum builder. They even manufacture their own lugs with a choice of two options, Vortex and Centaur Lugs. Supernova Drum Co. are based in Jersey and make ‘drums …

Paul Murphy and Jaz Ellington

June Madness For Madhen

June turned out to be one of  the busiest months ever for Madhen, at one point we managed 9 gigs in 11 days! We began the month with a 40th Birthday party alongside 80s Pop Stars, Toyah and Limahl. which turned out to be a great night! We squeezed in a little trip to Barbados for Virgin Holidays and for once …