Category Archives: Main Blog

Boogaloo Live Music Update

Boogaloo Live Music Update My strategy is to complete the three albums within The Electric Man Sessions and in so doing, plant seeds which will fruit into a nucleus of musicians for live work next year. I am going to keep a really organic feel for this work and that will mean solving the ‘groove’ […]

Boogaloo July Guitar Update

I have been doing some more playing recently, a bit like the geese have started honking a tad more as they fly overhead. Looking at arpeggios for chords that have always grabbed my attention, like 11 chords. A interesting chord to my ears and I particularly like the sound and harmonic effect it creates. Which […]

July Free Thought Update

My total desertion of the corrupt news and information media pays rich dividends. We can find satisfaction in the true cycles and patterns within our natural world?  The days of listening to overpaid mouthpieces on the TV news or reading depressing, untrue and often vile propaganda from puppets in the press should be happily gone […]

Interview with Simon Humphrey & Grey Cooper

It was a challenging point in the making of Modern Man Blues when Grey called for your expertise, can you describe that and tell us the immediate technical issues you faced and how you solved them? Simon Humphrey Well, it had been a while since Grey and I had worked on anything, but, you know […]

Boogaloo Guitar Update

  My last live outing was a few Moons ago now. The ‘live’ scene doesn’t look very live at the moment. Ironically, I’m feeling more like a guitarist, singer and songwriter than I ever have. Musically busier, more ideas and with a dedication that only comes from total commitment. Time has a habit of collapsing […]

Jack Johnson Blues

Boogaloo Grey Cooper tells the story of Jack Johnson leading right up to his epic battle with Jim Jeffries for the World Heavyweight Championship. Grey uses the traditional but little known Son House ‘G’ slide guitar tuning! Hot keyboards by Sheffield Blues maestro Bennett Holland. Modern Man Blues full album on: Spotify – https://spoti.fi/3dYFhaT  Itunes […]