“The world breaks everyone and afterward many are stronger at the broken places.” – Hemingway [Fair warning: this post gets a little dark in places, but stick with it till the end and there will be light and a cool surprise.] I was born in 1978 and it is a sobering fact that every year […]Read more "Houston? We Have A Problem… A Confession and A Gift"
I am writing this just after dawn from the passenger seat of a car headed east. And I’m writing to tell you that: Today is a Good Day. Because today I am releasing brand-new music. Why am I telling you this from the passenger seat of a moving vehicle? Well, that’s a story for another […]Read more "It’s Time For Something Good…"
You may be wondering ‘why the picture of a kitten?’ Well, that’s so bad guys can’t see me bleed. Ha! Wait. No. That’s wrong isn’t it? Fuck. Well hello there! How have you been? You may have noticed that I am blogging again. For 3 glorious (and very important) reasons that I’ll get into shortly. (This […]Read more "I’m Back. OMFG."
My name is James Radcliffe. I am an independent musician. And in one week’s time I’ll be taking all my music down from the internet. Forever. In some places fire is a vital part of the ecology. For new growth to flourish the old needs to burn. There are forests on this earth that, instead […]Read more "It Begins With Fire…"
2016 was a hard year for a lot of people. In the hope of redressing the balance (even if only slightly) I offer you a Gift. I’ve just finished a brand new EP of music and I am putting it out today. It is called: ‘Murder The Impossible‘. Here is the Website where you can […]Read more "ANNOUNCEMENT!"
This post turned out to be mostly about: following a red thread curving into darkness. There are rivers, there is fire; there is a tiger licking a baby, and a tightrope walker. All these things are true. But right now, the most important thing you need to know is…Read more "The River was Rising and The Rain Fell Down…"
My days are upside down. I see little to no daylight and have become almost fully nocturnal. I don’t really leave the studio except to run and sweat for a single hour each day. Each night I set up and record straight thru the dark, going as hard as I can until the song of […]Read more "Back In The Studio (with Something New)…."