Influences (Too Many To Mention but …)

Favourite Songwriters:

John Lennon & Paul McCartney, Pete Townshend, Mick Jagger & Keith Richards, Ray Davies, Bob Dylan, Jerome Kern, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Joni Mitchell, Neil Young, Elton John & Bernie Taupin, Thom Yorke

Recording Artists:

The Beatles, Massive Attack, Radiohead, Pink Floyd, Aretha Franklin, The Who, The Rolling Stones, Pentangle, Sly And The Family Stone, Gorillaz, Blur, Fairport Convention, The Yardbirds, Led Zeppelin,The Zombies, King Crimson, Traffic, Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds, Elbow, Jethro Tull, Julie Driscoll, Brian Auger & The Trinity, Muse, Turin Brakes


Duane Allman, Bert Jansch, Ry Cooder, Jeff Beck, Jimmy Page, John McLaughlin, Jimi Hendrix, B.B. King

Forever Remembered:

Miles Davis, Prince, David Bowie, Paul Buckmaster, Steve Marriott, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Glenn Gould, Jaco Pastorius

Electronic and Ambient music:

Fila Brazillia, Kruder And Dorfmeister, The Orb, Can, Kraftwerk, Daft Punk

Producers And Engineers:

George Martin, Eddie Kramer, Tom Dowd, Glyn Johns, Jimmy Miller, Quincy Jones, Rick Rubin, Jerry Wexler, Danger Mouse, Sam Phillips, Nigel Godrich

Classical composers:

Ludwig van Beethoven, Igor Stravinsky, Bela Bartok, Johann Sebastian Bach, Krzysztof Penderecki

Film Scoring And More:

Johann Johannsson, Craig Armstrong, Thomas Newman, Alexandre Desplat, John Williams, Trent Reznor & Atticus Ross, Nick Cave & Warren Ellis