The Shape of Jazz Has Gone

Last minute notice for Glasgow and environs about a tribute to Ornette Coleman tomorrow night at Nice N Sleazy. There is a sense in which had Ornette not asked Denardo to drum the Flexibles would not sound like we do. I’ll be doing a solo violin set – the violin was Ornette’s other instrument.


Contra Pop 2015

I’m excited to be playing at Ramsgate beach on August 23rd as part of the Contra Pop festival. The line-up is way more interesting than Glastonbury. More details are at:


May is Back

I’m delighted to announce an exquisite vinyl reissue of my May album. Remastered by Matt Valentine, artwork overseen by Erika Elder, project kept together by Rafi Bookstaber, this is on the Humito label. I have copies for sale over at my webstore.


Supporting 2

Coming up…I’m supporting these guys:


You can get some information here:


Coming up…you’ll find all the details you need on this poster:


Compendium is Back

The 7CD No Fans Compendium is back in stock at the No Fans web store. To get it direct go to:

Unicorns Everywhere Pre-order Now

My protest album, Unicorns Everywhere, will be released on 7th May, the day of the UK General Election. It’s in a limited run of 250 copies on Sonic Oyster Vinyl, and I’m taking pre-orders now via the webstore:

It will be shipped on the 8th May when the results are through.