Posts Tagged ‘#Live’

Survivors (Acoustic Live from Jedediah Smith Redwood State Park)

September 6, 2018

Hey guys ,

Thought we’d chuck this one at you a day early …. Its the acoustic version of “survivors” filmed amongst the majestic redwoods of Northern California .

This was one of my favourite moments of the road trip . We got up super early ( which is why I look a bit knackered ….) and when we arrived at this sensational location we had the whole place to ourselves .

The sun was rising and shining down through these gigantic and magnificent trees and there was an amazing stillness and calm about the place (apart from the incredibly loud woodpecker that wouldn’t be quiet during recording …. So inconsiderate )

It was a morning that I will never forget and I feel privileged to have been able to play one of my songs in such a magical place .

As always , a huge thank you to Jarrad Seng Photography, Chris Vallejo and Stu Larsen for making this project possible .

Please share it around if you like it .

Thank you .

Mike xx

To Be Free (Acoustic Live)

August 17, 2018

Hey guys !

Hope you’re all doing really well !

Can’t believe its only two weeks till my new album comes out !!! Starting to feel pretty nervous / excited about it ….

In the meantime , here is the acoustic version of “to be free” ….

We filmed it outside an old farm in Wyoming as the sun was going down … a pretty lovely spot and a perfect setting to sing this song .

As always do feel free to pass it around 😉

Loads of love .

Mike xx

Ottawa Bluesfest

July 5, 2018

CANADA – it is truly a pleasure to be back here 🙂 we have a hectic but really fun looking few days coming up …. tonight I’m playing at Ottawa Bluesfest (at the same time as Canadian hero Bryan Adams …. o-oh) tomorrow night we’re in Quebec City at the Festival d’été de Québec and then on Sunday we’re at the Winnipeg Folk Festival …. can’t wait for all of it ! see ya soon xx photo by Stu Larsen

Woodstock Bloemendaal & Black Deer Festival

June 25, 2018

what a crazy little weekend to end this amazing European run of busking and festivals !!!

had a brilliant time in the Netherlands – as always !! thanks to everyone for coming to Woodstock Bloemendaal and the busk 🙂 both were fantastic ….

that was unfortunately followed by the most miserable journey back to England due to a Eurostar meltdown ….. we some how made it back in time to play the beautiful Black Deer Festival last night . thanks to all of you for sticking around !!

below are a few photos of the weekend and my wonderful crew – you guys are amazing and I love you dearly . thank you for working soooooo hard xx

finally , a massive thank you to everyone that made it down to any of the gigs / busks etc over the last month . many of you I know travelled a long way to be there and I will never get over your support and loyalty . thank you !

I have a little rest for a few days now before hitting North America 🙂 can’t wait to see you all soon !!

lots of love in the meantime .

mike xx

beautiful photos by Stu Larsen (thank you mate x)

Amsterdam Busk

June 22, 2018

AMSTERDAM – final European busk of the summer !! tomorrow afternoon at 4:30pm in vondelpark (the big stage / amphitheatre area) can’t wait !! so looking forward to Woodstock Bloemendaal tonight too 🙂

BRUSSELS – thanks for the brilliant busk yesterday and I loved meeting you all afterwards !! looking forward to being back in Belgium in august for Ronquières Festival and Dranouter Festival … see ya then xx

photos by Stu Larsen

Glasgow Venue Changed

June 21, 2018

GLASGOW – hope you’re all doing ok .

due to the devastating fire last week we are having to move our show on august the 30th from the O2 abc to the Barrowland Ballroom

The good news is its a bit bigger so there are some tickets now available here

Sorry for the inconvenience and we wish the Glasgow School of Art all the best and a speedy recovery xx

p.s all tickets purchased for the 02 ABC are of course valid for the new venue .

Travelling Alone – Live at Ziggo Dome, Amsterdam

June 19, 2017

hey guys ,
just wanted to say a huge thank you to Bergenfest and Komos Festival for having us at the weekend . its always such a pleasure to play in SCANDINAVIA and i’m looking forward to heading back up that way for Bråvalla festival next week !!
before that though we’re off to GERMANY 🙂
on thursday we’ll be at Kunst!rasen festival in BONN and on monday night at Tollwood in MUNICH . these are both headline shows and you can still get tickets from .
over the weekend we’ll be at Hurricane Festival and Southside Festival . these will be my last german shows for a long time so hopefully see as many of you as possible !!
lastly i just wanted to share another amazing moment from our concert at the Ziggo Dome a few months ago …..
its a pretty incredible feeling when 14,000 people go this quiet ….. I’m getting goosebumps thinking about it .
thank you again AMSTERDAM for a night that i’ll never forget .
as always please feel free to share this video with your friends !!
love and thanks .
mike xx

Washington Square Park, NY

August 3, 2016

it’s so cool to be back 🙂 gonna be busking in Washington Square Park this evening from about 6pm …. think it should be rather lovely so come on down !!!


photo by bryan dos reis


July 30, 2016

MONTREAL – todays busk was up there with the best 🙂 you guys are always amazing !!! thanks so much for having us in your beautiful city and for being so welcoming !
we’re now driving to BOSTON through VERMONT and NEW HAMPSHIRE – such a stunning part of the world …. and we even got to stop off at the Ben And Jerry’s Factory …. today has been a good day 🙂
as i said we’ll be busking in BOSTON at Copley Square tomorrow at 12:30pm …. spread the word xx



June 15, 2016

EDINBURGH – i truly loved that !!! thank you for being such a marvellous crowd !!! see ya again in december xxx

MANCHESTER – we’re on our way …. looking to busk at 12:30 tomorrow . if the weather is kind to us we’ll be outside Fopp Records (Manchester) and if its rubbish then we’ll post a little indoor option …. fingers crossed !

photo by bryan dos reis