May, 2010

Caedmon live in 2010!

Friday, May 14th, 2010

Not since discovering River six years ago has there been such an event. Caedmon were a lost legend, known to a hardcore of folkies and one-time fans. When I first heard their work, on an illicit down-load, I was blown …

Concert Pic

Tuesday, May 11th, 2010

Peace in the Fire, The Netherbow Theatre, 8th May.…

The Arthurs Seat Shot 2010 / 1978

Monday, May 10th, 2010

Where’s the park bench?…

David Hintz: review from Washington DC

Sunday, May 9th, 2010

Caedmon – When the special and unique bands reform somewhere in the world, I try to get there if I can. When Comus reformed on a boat between Sweden and Finland, I was there. When Pentangle played Royal Albert …

Concert 2: Old Enough to Know Better

Sunday, May 9th, 2010

A full house, with audience travelling from Washington DC, Manchester, Birmingham, Glasgow, Northumberland and Newcastle, with first timers from the Netherlands and Germany and of course, Edinburgh.

JIm’s ‘Old Enough to Know Better’ was storming with guests William Jaquet (kit), …

Concert 1. Rolling Back the Years

Saturday, May 8th, 2010

The Netherbow Theatre is small and intimate, the crowd almost filling it on the first night….. a loud hubbub of old friends sharing memories greeted the band as they took to the stage.

The first song was ‘Peace in the …

Countdown to the Concerts: Zero. P.A. is set up

Friday, May 7th, 2010

We’re installed and ready for a run through and sound check. See you tonight if you’re coming….…

Countdown to the Concerts: 1. Geared up for the stage

Thursday, May 6th, 2010

At the farewell concert in 1978 there was quite a lot of black and white worn…… we never adopted a dress code: no equivalent to Beatles suits, not even Double Denim and Waistcoats (a popular folk rock dress format). But …

Countdown to the Concerts: 2. Time Flies

Wednesday, May 5th, 2010

The weekend concerts are close. I promised a video of time-related imagery to back-project during the performance one of our new songs: ‘TIme Flies’. So ironic that the song it’s for details the dilemma I’m in “..Time flies when you’re …

Countdown to the Concerts: 3. Memory

Tuesday, May 4th, 2010

Back home after seven solid days in the studio.

It’s Tuesday now and we perform our first concert for 32 years at 7.30pm on Friday……

You’d expect that a week of recording activity means that I now know all my …

Caedmon live on stage 22 October 2011 Caedmon in concert
Caedmon Hall, Gateshead
22 October 2011
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