Started playing bass guitar at 10 years old. Joined my first band atvthe age of 14 but didn't move on to guitar till i was about 17. First singing gig was about 19 and then started properly at the age of 23
What was the first concert you ever went to?
2001. Black Rebel Motorcycle club in Cardiff uni with my sister. Was amazing! Knew i wanted to be on stage from then on.
What are you looking for from Fandalism?
New musical connections and just for more people to hear my music. Great to listen to so much great music out there too which wouldn't be heard otherwise.
What gear do you use?
I use a washburn acoustic guitar for gigs. Usual sm58 mic. Favourite instrument is my guitar which I call Jo. Not expensive but travelled the world with me.
Who was your biggest musical influence growing up?
Buddy Holly, Simon and Garfunkel, The Hollies, Most 60s music, T Rex, Green Day. Got into older music through tape cassettes my parents played in the car when i was a child.
Are you in a band? Have you been in bands?
In a band called Bigfeat. Check us out on Spotify etc! Its r&b classic rock kinda stuff. All met at an open mic in Swansea years ago. Play a lot of shows but concentrating on worthwhile gigs at festivals and bigger venues.
If you could jam with anyone, who would it be?
Billie Joe from Green Day, Paul Simon and Flea from RHCP.
What's the biggest audience you ever performed to? What's the smallest?
You're stuck on a desert island and only get to bring one album with you. What do you pick?