Category: Blog

Trying To Cheat Time

I saw a post online this week that caught my attention. It said something like: ‘Female singers needed for an exciting project, aged 18-26. If you need to lie about your age, that’s no problem as long as we can agree on it’. ‘Great!’ I thought. I know a few fantastic singers who I would [...]

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Being Pollyanna

When I was little, one of my favourite films was ‘Pollyanna’. It was released in 1960 and it starred Hayley Mills as an orphan who believed that having a positive attitude made life better. She always played ‘the glad game’ and listed everything she was grateful for. I remember thinking that if I knew Pollyanna [...]

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New job…

I’m ecstatic to have been offered the job of editor for Drummer magazine! I’m really looking forward to joining the team at Blaze Publishing and getting hands on with the London Drum Show. Read more about it here! x

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Hey there 2014!

Just 1.5 years ago I never could have known that I’d be where I am now and doing what I’m doing. It’s been a bizarre time with huge personal changes for me; I’ve had to do a lot of listening to what the little voice inside was telling me to do and follow signs that [...]

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Thank you, Jan Faulkner, for being a great teacher and an even greater person

I’m really saddened to have heard about the passing of a woman I only met a few times but who had a huge impact on my life; Jan Faulkner. I have vague memories of first meeting Jan when I was a child taking drum kit and percussion exams. Those exams were really enjoyable experiences for [...]

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