Video content plan

Hi friends  – hope you all happy and healthy.  Please don’t forget to visit the music section where you will find some of my albums along with great music from all over the “Wir” & you can have a listen before you buy or even instead of… But please if you can help then do throw us a bone as we are embarking on moving pictures and need some assistance. The idea is to create video content  and for this it would … Continue reading Video content plan

Kaikoura tonight

Strawberry Tree- Kaikoura

I’m playing at the Strawberry Tree in Kaikoura tonight. 7pm. 21 W End Kaikoura. No cover charge – come along and please tell your friends. It is an easy drive from Christchurch. Hi everyone Hope you all happy and healthy The guy who wrote the mission impossible theme tune Lalo Schifrin ? he was told upon arrival in tinsel town that all he had to do was “Go where you’re invited” He claimed this was the best advise ever for … Continue reading Kaikoura tonight

Albatross – Song Stories

This was my first song.  It started out as a campaign piece to support the opposition to the Aramoana Aluminum smelter can you imagine how mental that proposal was? Building such a thing in close proximity to the only albatross colony that is close to a city it would have snapped the golden thread of Dunedins environmental appeal.  It would have been an environmental catastrophe; like the one in bluff that exudes lethal toxins over a massive area and kinda … Continue reading Albatross – Song Stories

Summer Gigs – Thames & Kerikeri


Two gigs this weekend. First one is Thames on Saturday night. See Gig Guide One is at the Lotus Realm Thames this Saturday night   me in concert from 7pm   the Lotus Realm   main street   Thames. Tickets $20 It would be cool if we could get the message out thanks. The other one is Wharepuke Keri Keri Sunday 10am to 3pm     Wharepuke Open Day  on Sunday 20th January 10am- 4pm Free entry into the award winning … Continue reading Summer Gigs – Thames & Kerikeri

Cafe 121 – Saturday

Morning’ all. Hope you are well and happy. Just letting you know that we are playing at one2one a venue in Ponsonby Auckland. Where.  121 Ponsonby Rd Auckland When. This Saturday night 7pm to 9pm What.   Mark Laurent  songwriter with Nigel Gavin and moi.  If you haven’t heard him / them you will be astonished. Masterful guitarists and great Kiwi  blokes. Photo at left is Nigel. Here is a track from Nigel The ticket price is zero but we encourage you to donate … Continue reading Cafe 121 – Saturday

Gold Streets In Tiny Town

Tiny town

It was great to visit Dunedin and play at the K&Q. Lovely venue.  Made me realise that it’s important to have a place that’s purpose built for a show. Not a venue that’s purpose built to sell grog. Ha ha. All you performers out there and this includes anyone with a message of any kind to deliver. My unsolicited advice to you is this.  If you gonna do an event then put yourself and the people you invite in a place free … Continue reading Gold Streets In Tiny Town