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New single & new website!

wg-itunesWelcome to Skidders’ all-new website! In this news item, there’s more about this site as well as news of my new single and the artist who created the artwork, Natasha Pollack.

New Single

I was asked by some friends, Jess & Kristian, if I knew of any slide guitar music for their wedding entrance. I couldn’t immediately think of any so suggested I might write one for them. It was a good opportunity for me to compose a new song for my forthcoming acoustic album Friends & Family. After a few ideas, I came up with what will now be released as a single called “Wedding Guitars”.

I was really please with it and more important, so were Jess & Kritisan. So I was very privileged for them to use it for their ‘wedding march’. I am currently recording an acoustic cover for my daughter’s wedding next year - but I think she’d like me to keep the title of that song under the hat!

Wedding Guitars is available to pre-order now on iTunes for its release date of 16th December 2013. As well as ordering now itunes you can preview the song.

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Tasha Does Drawings

One of the special parts of the single is the artwork by Natasha Pollack of “Tasha does Drawings”. Natasha says on her website http://natashapollack.wordpress.com

“I am pretty awful at Maths and my spelling leaves little to be desired, so I do drawings instead. If you like my drawings - thanks, it means a lot to me.

If you like my drawings so much you just send me a message saying what you’re after; whether it be a one off, a print of something you’ve already seen, or perhaps you’re looking for someone to illustrate your story? We can work stuff out.”


I gave Natasha the idea of 2 guitars getting married - and that I used a steel acoustic and a resonator and she came up with the artwork. I think it is fabulous and can’t thanks Natasha enough. Do contact her through her website if you want any artwork commissioning - and please check her site out for the range of work she covers.


New Website

I hope you like the site update. Please, please do send any comments for improving the site - it would be most appreciated!


Until next time - peace & love, Skidders