Open Mic Night – July 2017

Thanks to Jilly – one of my guitar pupils – for organising the Open Mic Night at the Alton British Legion at the start of July. It was a great evening and, despite my dreadful migraine, I was pleased to be able to play a couple of songs on the keyboard.

The first is a song I wrote when I was 19 for my band at university: The Coopers. It’s called “Time To Leave” and is, in part, about Derby, but also in some way about my life at the time.

The second is a cover of Bruce Hornsby’s “The Way It Is”.

If you’d like to have a little listen, here they are: