Attention Deficit Daddy – How mobile devices and the internet distract from the important things in life. Continue reading A.D.D. (Attention Deficit Daddy)
Ultimately though, I totally believe it’s possible to be a great parent and a great musician. Musicians have barriers to overcome that most people don’t have when it comes to parenting, and those barriers increase the more successful and well known a musical becomes. But all parents have challenges, some deal with them well and some don’t. Musicians are an interesting case, but not an exceptional one. Continue reading Can a great musician be a great parent?
Parenting brings out the competitive side in all of us, but our children’ happiness always wins out in the end. Continue reading Losing the ‘Most Competitive Dad’ competition
Thing was, I would never say anything as I didn’t want to be the party pooper. Now, aged 35 that’s what I am. I’m the neighbour being annoyed, rather than the one annoying the neighbours. There’s no going back from here Continue reading I used to be the party starter, now i’m the party pooper
I was having a conversation with my wife and mum the other day about folk singer Vashti Bunyan. As I was talking about the one and only time I had seen Vashti play live in Brighton, my mum pointed out that we had in fact both seen her live together, on a bill with a few other folk and folkish singers almost a decade earlier.