|Back - Film & TV Writers|
Bored with dredging the canal & delivering pizza these mavericks decided that they wanted to fight in the Rock 'n' Roll wars. So armed with borrowed equipment they mixed up their influences, which at that time included the likes of Elvis, Motorhead, Aerosmith, Iron Maiden, The Smiths, Metallica, Damned, AC/DC, Pistols & the Ramones and started to battle.
Click here to request more information on Dog Toffee.
A crunching blend of huge songs with great melodies, hard dynamics and idiosyncratic style make these boys a bit of alright. They have self-produced their debut album and are grabbing positive attention from the UK, US and elsewhere. Possibly the coolest band that we have ever heard - should be playing a town near you soon.
Click here to request more information on Sandstone Veterans.
Seminal 90's inde-rock band now split but not without releasing their debut album, 'Colin', on an unsuspecting public in UK, Canada, Germany and Japan. Best known for their TOTP's fish slapping incident and the Levi commercial that never was.
Click here to request more information on Velvet Jones.
James Brett graduated from The Royal Academy of Music in 1997 with a 1st Class Honours degree in composition. Having worked with artists as diverse as Metallica and Atomic Kitten, his varied musical interests and skills encompass most areas of the modern music and he has now established himself as a composer in his own right.
Click here to request more information on James Brett.
This young singer/songwriter from dusty central Florida has already toured with such greats as Bob Dylan and Neil Young. Her own brand of song writing mixes deep south, blues-influenced melodies, with modern alternative pop production in its own unique style. She's recently been writing and recording in Nashville and London and playing acoustically.
Click here to request more information on Charity.
Started composing at the tender age of 4! Has completed much work for the BBC and has recently been working extensively on film and TV projects in Europe and America. Sarah's biggest selling album to date was the Warner's project 'Cantamus' that she wrote in it's entirety, which reached Top 5 status in the UK following it's release.
Click here to request more information on Sarah Class.
"A hugely talented singer-songwriter plying his trade at the very top of his game… Clews elevates himself alongside the likes of Rufus Wainwright" **** Maverick
Click here to request more information on Dan Clews.
Giles is a hugely talented songwriter, musician and producer. Early production credits with breakthrough UK indie bands has lead the way to a career that has included working with some of the world's biggest stars. He has received 2 Grammys for his work to date and is currently working on a number of studio based production/writing projects.
Click here to request more information on Giles Martin.
He can be found at most hours of any day working away in his home studio developing new ideas for any current project. He has been writing for Sandstone Veterans, a new project with Giles Martin and also found time to contribute to the soundtrack for the film 'Chunky Monkey'.
Click here to request more information on Bill Mowbray.
Eimear's debut album "Through the Lens of a Tear" is released through the Decca label. Co-written with Pol Brennan, the album tells the tragic love story of Tristan and Iseult. Her music is instantly recognisable by its ethereal melodies and Celtic textures. Success in her native Ireland is simply a stepping-stone for her talents on a global scale.
Click here to request more information on Eimear Quinn.
Recently described by NME as the new Graham Coxon, guitarist Dean is also a formidable songwriter. He has written for Velvet Jones and is currently working on the Sandstone Veterans project. He also tours as the live guitarist for ‘Feeder’ and has fashioned film tracks including work on 'The Brave'.
Click here to request more information on Dean Tidey.
Tom has just completed 6 co-writes for Neneh Cherry's new album due to released later this year. He has recently been playing with the Waterboys, working in the studio with Cameron McVey (Massive Attack, All Saints etc.) and developing his own band project - Sandstone Veterans. He has also written music for a French film project called 'On/Off' and the new Open Road Films feature called 'Chunky Monkey'.
Click here to request more information on Tom Windriff.