The Sessions Catalogue
Two wings mambo (live) - Baritone saxophone.
You should be ashamed/The Amsterdam run - Saxophone/trumpets.
Arlington Road/Bedlam/You should be ashamed - Saxophone/trumpets.
Known, not wanted c/w We have all the time in the world (Tindersticks) - all instruments plus trumpet on the Tindersticks' side. 7" vinyl. Clawfist singles club, 1993.
"Known, not wanted" is currently available on Large Door (18 tracks from the golden age of vinyl), a CD album on Damaged Goods. See the main discography for details.
Loser's theme - Sax/trumpet/keyboards/programming.
Traitor's Gate/Some cast fire/Chain of gold/Bear me away - Keyboards/sax/trumpet.
Two clear eyes/My spent love*/Mr Slinky's/Fade away* - Keyboards/sax/trumpet.
To love somebody*/Come unto me/The shakedown** - Keyboards/sax/trumpet, bass on *.
Keyboards/sax/trumpet/shakers/bass/guitar in varying guises on all 12 tracks of the CD/vinyl album In the long still night. City Slang, 1996.
Hurricane (released under the pseudonym JJ Stone) - Keyboards/trumpets/saxes.
Two clear eyes (live) - Keyboards.
Blood is red, 4 track CD EP - Keyboards/trumpets/saxes.
Black Milk, CD album - Keyboards/trumpets/saxes.
Things will change, 4-track CD EP/7" single - Trumpets/saxes.
Fire Music, CD & vinyl album - Saxes, trumpets
Bear me away, double CD album collating many of the above b-sides, EPs & rarities
Grand Union Canal, 7" & CD single - Keyboards, sax, guitar
The Rotten Mile, 12 track album - Keys, horns, percussion, guitar
Played live with the band from 1992 to 2002 and 2006 - present
When Gallon Drunk supported PJ Harvey on a world(ish) tour in 1993 we would occasionally guest on each other's encores. You can catch the odd glimpse of me on the documentary video made during that tour, Reeling - PJ Harvey.
I don't want to live with monkeys/Insect love - Trumpet/saxophone/guitar/b-voc.
The lost & the lonely/It goes waap - Trumpet/saxophone/guitar/b-voc.
It goes waap (re-recorded)/Heat - Trumpet/saxophone/guitar/b-voc.
Conspiracy/Touchdown - Trumpet/saxophone/guitar/b-voc.
Tear the whole thing down*/Ylang ylang - Trumpet/saxophone/guitar/b-voc.
Run me down/Put the punk back into funk pts I & II - Trumpet/saxophone/guitar/b-voc.
Run me down (extended)/Inst./Put the punk back into funk pts I & II - Trumpet/saxophone/guitar/b-voc. 12" single. Two Tone, 1983.
Push out the boat*/Round & round - Trumpet/saxophone/guitar/b-voc.
Music to watch girls by/Lying on the telephone - Trumpet/saxophone/guitar/b-voc.
Music to watch boys by/Lying on the telephone/Clanking my bucket*/I don't want to live with monkeys* - Trumpet/saxophone/guitar/b-voc. 12" single (* rec. live at The Lyceum). Upright Records, 1984.
Take it*/I walk the land - Trumpet/saxophone/guitar/b-voc.
The Curse of The Higsons - Vinyl LP, Upright Records, 1984. CD, Mixture Records, 1992.
Attack of the cannibal zombie businessmen - LP, Waap, 1987. CD, Mixture Records, 1992.
The Higsons - 17 track video, recorded live at Camden Palace, 1984.
Miscellaneous Higsons releases
Our day now - available on No fish is too weird for her aquarium
I had a dream - available on Ontogeny - No fish . . . vol II
Split - available on Queer Street - No fish . . . vol III
We will never grow old/(My love is) Bent (at both ends) - Guitar/sax/b-voc.
Can't get next to you - Saxophone.
The Higsons Live at The Jacquard - Trumpet/saxophone/guitar/b-voc.
BBC sessions - John Peel (5), David Jensen(3), Richard Skinner(1), Peter Powell (1), In Concert (1).
Misc. local radio & TV appearances and endless touring.
Adoration of the city - Trumpets/saxes
City of women - Saxes
Are 'friends' electric? - Trumpets
Uncredited - and I dragged myself off my death-bed to do the work and attend the session.