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 …

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 …

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 …

Summer Time.

Well it’s been a while since I’ve updated my blog, too long. Madhen had a very busy Christmas period with our usual run of gigs at Old Billingsgate  in London. January seen us doing gigs  in London, Birmingham, Manchester, Edinburgh, Liverpool etc. We also spent January and February preparing for Confex 2012 at Excel in London. Madhen have now set up Madhen …

Madhen Rob Brydon

Christmas Season

The Christmas season started early for all at Madhen. First off was an event for O2, The Superfans awards, at Athena Leicester, what a beautiful building.  The awards were presented by Rob Brydon who spent most of the night in the Madhen dressing room. We ended up doing a couple of songs on stage with him during the awards presentation which was …

Madhen in October.

The abroad gigs continued for Madhen in October. We had a great couple of days in Spain with a trip to Barcelona followed the next day by Majorca. Barcelona is one of my favourite cities and I am lucky enough that Madhen has managed to perform there at least once a year for the past few years. This time round we …

Milan

September Part 2

The second half of September continued to be just as busy as the first  for Madhen. We returned to Aberdeen for more gigs for BP organised by Roselle Events. There was a return to Jersey for another event organised by Delta Productions. We had the pleasure of working with DJ Sam Totolee once again, you should check him out at …

Paul Murphy Drums

September Madness.

September is turning out to be a very busy month for Madhen. Most of our gigs this month involve flights! We aren’t even half way through the month yet but  have already made 6 flights.  The month started with a gig for Kleeneze at the fantastic ICC in Birmingham. We then went to London to attend the Event Organisers Summit organised by …

Madhen Royalty

Well after a long wait Madhen finally did the second Royal wedding of the year, Zara Phillips and Mike Tindall. As you know it was held at the beautiful Holyrood House in Edinburgh.  It was a very eventful day and we were joined  on stage by the Bride and Groom for most of the gig. Neither cameras or phones were allowed  so no …