The first official release by Military Grade Peace is out now! You can listen here The Resistance E.P You can buy it here Six songs, 3 previously streamed on Soundcloud, 3 new songs. Buy a song, buy them all, or just listen, at least the last option is free. Working on a follow E.P that should […]Read more "Debut E.P Out Now!"
TRUE STORY TIME:- The day I met Donald Trump Jr, and the story he told me. So not that long ago, I was at an airport, my flight had been delayed and so I went to the bar for a drink, it was fairly crowded as a lot of flights had suffered the same thing. […]Read more "A short, short story"
My previous, and highly unsuccessful venture came to an end in 2015, after 5 years. Three albums and one EP, all enjoyable and fulfilling to make. I felt I had exhausted the possibilities of the particular sound I had been working on and wanted to do something different, hence Military Grade Peace. I’m proud of […]Read more "Recycle – The Best of Sound/S/Lab"
My favourite band ever is Joy Division, through them and Factory Records I discovered particular bands that all emerged roughly the same time from Manchester and area, bands like A Certain Ratio, Section 25, and the one I want to write about today, Crispy Ambulance. This was all after the fact of course, it must […]Read more "Crispy Ambulance"
Since April 2016, I have been posting demos, crossing a few genres, these are them. Listening is now on special offer and has been slashed to be FREE.Read more "Military Grade Peace – Demos"
It must have been sometime in early 1981 when I was about 13, not far from the flats I grew up in, (Lambeth, South East London), I saw a 3 piece band shooting a video, I stood and watched fascinated, they were The Gas and the song was ‘Possessions”. The next day I went to […]Read more "The Gas"
Sitting at home with a broken foot, listening to the Sex Pistols at the Lesser Free Trade Hall in Manchester, on orange Vinyl no less, recorded on June 4th 1976. I can’t imagine what it would have been like have been there, without the hindsight I have now, and take in that show. Imagine being familiar […]Read more "Sex Pistols – June 4 1976"