It’s Lovely to be Here

Very pleased to announce that I’ve written a book, which Domino are publishing.It’s out on Feb 3rd 2011 and can be ordered here:

It’s Lovely To Be Here: The Touring Diaries Of A Scottish Gent

or a signed copy from the lovely people at Fence – here

I’ll be playing some festivals to promote the book.

More to be announced.

All these shows below are 2011, not 2012. They are not happening again in 2012, they happened in 2011.
Sat 12th March 2011- 7-8pm – Glasgow Ayewrite festival

Sat 9th April 2011- 7-10pm – Stirling, The Church of the Holy Rude,
with Robin Williamson Click here
Sat 21st May 2011 – Glasgow ABC2 with a few other folk.
Sun 29th May 2011 – Evolution festival, Newcastle Evolution festival
10th – 12th June 2011- Doune The Rabbit Hole
5th August 2011-Soundlabs Festival, Italy
7th August 2011- Apple Cart Festival – London
20th August 2011- The Greenman Festival
19th – 21st August 2011- Beautiful Days festival
27th August 2011- Edinburgh Book Festival – A chat with Ian Rankin.
3rd September 2011- End Of The Road Festival
4th September 2011- Brudenell Social Club, Leeds
16th September 2011- Acoustica Festival, Exeter. Tickets here
25th September 2011- Pure Music & Whisky Festival – London. Tickets here
5th October 2011- Belltable Arts Centre, Limerick – 061 319866 or
6th October 2011- Triskel Christchurch, Cork 021 4272022 or
7th October 2011- Peppercanister Church, Dublin – Show 8.00pm Sharp
8th October 2011- Riverbank Arts Centre, Kildare – 045 448 327 or
26th October 2011- The Railway, Winchester
27th October 2011- The Gallery Cafe, Bethnall Green, London – Gig at St Matthew’s Church, St Matthew’s Row, E26EX
4th November 2011- Aberfeldy Festival, Aberfeldy
11th November 2011- Edinburgh Queen’s Hall, with The Pictish Trail. Tickets here
21st December 2011- Union Chapel, London – with special guests. Tickets here