The Uplifter Blog : 2021... Shows are happening once again 🙌🏻

​​​​​​There's been an omnipresent collectively shared catharsis and fierce intensity between both myself and the crowd in recent shows... Coupled with the fear that I might get squashed on stage 😄 It's made me jump that bit higher, hit the…

The Uplifter Blog : Up on the Roof...

Some people get kicks out of walking up mountains, feel tranquil in nature, feeling the grass beneath their feet... I, on the other hand feel all of those when on the top floor of a multi-storey carpark with a skateboard…

The Uplifter Blog : Travelling to Ireland to celebrate life...


My Grandmother, Mary Wright was born in Ireland in 1926 and had three children, each of which were fiercely creative. And so the cycle of creativity was born and slowly began to work its was through the generations... In december…

The Uplifter Blog : Travel Writing...



Creating anything at home whether it be show posters, recording music, writing lyrics etc seems to almost always equate to too many distractions to make anything at all. Perhaps it's just me? The postman's just knocked at the door, the…

The Uplifter Blog : Fishing, Music & Food in Ireland


Fishing, Music & Food...

For as long as I can remember August has always meant one very important thing for all of my family and I... Our annual trip to visit my grandmother in Ireland.


Ireland has always been an…

The Uplifter Blog : Cups of tea and punk rock...


As a teenager I was really into the US and UK 90's Punk Rock/Ska scene - Bands like NOFX, No Use For A Name, Rancid, Pennywise were all firm favourites but one band that for some reason shone highly above…