May 28, 2016 in Blog

No Sleep Till Streatham!

Hi Groovies, happy new year! (Its June right ???) and welcome to my first blog of 2016! Been a bit inactive on the blogging front, …..in fact my last blog was January 2015 where i wished you all happy new year!. ‘A bit inactive’ ? …. bit of an understatement!!! The reason is not lack

January 31, 2015 in Blog

Every Little helps!

Hi Groovies, happy new year and welcome to my first blog of 2015!. Lots of exciting news about the charity www.basilskyersfoundation.org/ and also music. You are probably intrigued about the title of this blog? well read on! CHARITY NEWS Well I guess I’d better explain the blog title…..TESCO have agreed to sponsor a charity walk this May 30th

August 31, 2014 in Blog

‘LEGACY Album’ Busy Bee!

Hi Groovies, and welcome to my latest blog. I am Still buzzing following the release of my charity album entitled LEGACY! (see previous blog). If you recall all proceeds from sales go to charity www.basilskyersfoundation.org/  Been doing some promotion and generally getting the word out there! See charity news below. Charity News The charity album

May 21, 2014 in Blog

The LEGACY Charity CD has Landed!

Hi Groovies, and welcome to my latest blog. Its here, my charity CD is finally finished! Its entitled LEGACY Its available for download everywhere, iTunes, Amazon, & CD Baby!!! Click on the iTunes download link here   The album is also available for £5 as a physical CD for those of you that don’t do

February 1, 2014 in Blog

Michael Hill Boss Blues!

Hi Groovies, and welcome to my latest blog. As you may recall I am in the process of producing a charity cd in support of he Basil Skyers Myeloma Foundation. www.basilskyersfoundation.org The cd will feature varied original music from a variety of artists who have generously donated tracks for the cd. One of the tracks

November 29, 2013 in Blog

3 Blasts From The Past!

Hi Groovies, and welcome to my final blog of the year. I can hardly believe that another year has nearly bitten the dust and its time to start thinking about xmas shopping again. I guess it will be the usual last minute panic us guys are known for!  Anyway, enough about by my lack of

September 20, 2013 in Blog

No Sleep Till Greenwich!

Hi groovies, and welcome to my latest blog. It’s been a quiet time since the summer hols but things are beginning to pick up again. Bit of an overlap between music news & charity news in this blog. Hope I have got the lines drawn correctly?…here goes! Music news I spent three weeks in Murcia

May 15, 2013 in Blog

No Sleep Till Murcia!

Hi groovies, in the words of the song ‘Its Been a Long Time’! What have we been up to? Well, our residency at the Railway Tavern in Crounch End is going from strength to strength with the numbers coming along increasing every time we play there. Its a really lovely pub that serves great food

February 12, 2013 in Blog

Charity cd 48 Track Home Studio!

Hi Groovies, and welcome to my latest blog. For the ‘Music’ part of this blog I thought I might say a bit about my home studio setup and how I intend to use it to produce some tracks for a charity cd. Its pretty modest but effective…… i think, here goes! MUSIC NEWS As you may know

December 6, 2012 in Blog

2013 Resident Blues!

Hi Groovies, and welcome to my final blog of the 2012. And what a year its been! Music news As you can probably guess from the title of this blog I have managed to secure a residency for the band for next year! ‘Clyde & The bluegrooves’ will be resident at the ‘Railway Tavern’ every other Sunday. This

October 20, 2012 in Blog

The BBC Come Calling!

Hi Groovies, so much good news to tell you on the music front about my proposed cd, and Soaf’s charity linkup with the BBC. Here we go!!!!!!! Music You may recall my plans to do a charity cd and me plea for collaborators? Well my buddies in New York have stepped up big time! When

September 16, 2012 in Blog

The Lost Weekend!

Hi Groovies! (see previous blog post!). Friday 7th Sept  ‘Charlie Wright’s’, Sunday 9th Sept  ‘Railway Tavern’, then Monday 10th Sept The Bull’s Head’. Who am I? Where am I? That was a truely awesome weekend and Monday…… from what I remember! Pictures & Vids coming soon! Music News Charlie Wright’s on Friday 7th was a

August 12, 2012 in Blog

Hello Groovies!

Hello Groovies …..? yes thats right, ‘Groovies’ is thy name! catchy eh? Well, its been one month since the launch of  my website, and this is the second of my monthly blog posts. I have had fantastic positive feedback from everyone about my website so I’am pretty sure I have hit a home run! Music News My website has begun

July 9, 2012 in Blog

Hello World!

Hello World, welcome to my new website! For a long time its been a dream of mine to front my own band, and play live regularly. Hopefully this website will enable me to fulfill that dream with my band Clyde & The Blue Grooves. However,  supporting my wife’s charity is also very important to me. If

July 5, 2012 in Blog

All About the Music

There cant be many of us whose lives have not been touched by cancer. I lost my wonderful mother to this disease in 1999, and more recently my brother in law Basil Skyers to Multiple Myeloma in 2010. Basil was a lovely gentle guy, who showed incredible bravery and inner strength.in the face of his