New Album In Prgress For Morning Rush I was so pleased that local Exeter based band Morning Rush came back to me asking me to record their new album. I really enjoyed working on the bands 2012 EP and they have some great new songs! Another Great Session With Steve Marshall.(State of Emergency) Steve is a hidden gem, a soul man and a superb singer and song writer. Check this performance from Exmouth, the day before our session. We had a great time the band band were superb and it was on one of the hottest days of 2013. All the windows were wide open and the neighbours didn’t care! Show of Hands “Live at Shrewsbury Festival 2012” and “Making The Waking” Dual DVD, a release for late 013 In light of the success of Show of Hands album “Wake The Union”, I’m proud to be involved in the new Show of Hands release; as producer of “Making The Making”; a film about the Show of Hands album “Wake The Union”, and audio mix of the “Live From Shrewsbury”. Both comprise a dual DVD release for autumn 2013. Read more here. Album Release for Singer Songwriter Mike Grogan 2013 Mike is a hugely talented singer songwriter from Portsmouth. I’ve had a great time working with Mike, recording and producing his new album for relase in late 2013. Devon Bird Album “Hangman’s Daughter” And Video “Old Ways” 2013 I began 2013 working with Devon’s charismatic and unique DevonBird recording their album “Hangman’s Daughter” and a video for the song “Old Ways” taken from the album. Show of Hands Single Release for Proper Records 2013 I’ve just completed two remixes for Show of Hands on behalf of Proper Records for a vinyl release. The tracks Aunt Maria and King of the World are quite different from the versions featured on the album “Wake The Union” which has repeatedly been hailed as “their best yet”. Phil Henry & Hannah Martin Album “Mynd” for 2013 Work is completed on Phil and Hannah’s forthcoming and great album “Mynd” due for release this summer. I’ve worked with Phil and Hannah on their last album ‘Singing The Bones’ as well as numerous other projects with Steve Knightley and Show of Hands. Phil and Hannah won the best duo Spiral Earth award this March. For more information on them, have a look at their website here. New Show of Hands Album; “Wake The union” Released Oct 2012 Over the past few months I’ve been busy recording and producing Show of Hands new album ‘Wake The Union’. The album features guest performances from; Seth Lakeman, Andy Cutting, Martin Simpson, BJ Cole, Phil Henry & Hannah Martin, as well as Bellowhead’s Paul Sartin.  “They’ve made a shedload of great albums...this is their best album” BBC Radio 2: Mike Harding talks about ‘Wake The Union’. Chris Wood - BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2011 - ‘Handmade Life’ Recorded by Mark Tucker Chris Wood won the BBC Radio 2 Folk Award for 'Best Original Song' and 'Folk Singer Of The Year' at the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards at The Brewery in London in January 2011. Taken from his 2010 album ‘Handmade Life’, ‘Hollow Point’ details the death of Brazilian Jean Charles de Menezes at Stockwell Tube station in 2005. BBC - “It confirms Wood as one of the English music’s most potent, if complex, talents...” Read more on ‘Handmade Life’ here. Listen to Chris and his album here.