This Edinburgh-born, Belfast-bred journalist was educated from primary to post-graduate diploma level via Dundela Primary School, Strandtown Primary School, Methodist College Belfast, Queen's University Belfast and the University of Ulster.
He holds a BSocSci in Political Science, a Post Graduate Diploma in Newspaper Journalism (pass with distinction) and a junior athletics certificate in trampolining.
Interests include crime fiction, classic cars, rock music, the (mis)fortunes of Aston Villa Football Club and serving at the pleasure of his rescue cat, Lola.
Today Myles McCormack – The Duncairn, Belfast Wild Heat, Steven McKnight Band, Psychedelanaut – The Empire, Belfast Locks – The American Bar, Belfast Cloakroom Q, Dream Reading, Folkadelic – Love & Death, Belfast Villa In France, Sleeping Outside, Sad Tomorrow etc – The Atlantic, Portrush Eleanor McEvoy – The Burnavon, Cookstown
HI EMILY, congratulations on Rituals – how does it feel to have the album out? Thank-you, it feels glorious to invite people to walk in the weird world me and the band have lovingly created, and for listeners to have a more intimate relationship with the songs.