09 Feb

“Early Days and Big Ideas” released on iTunes, Spotify, Amazon etc..

09 Feb

Nice review…vftm cover

A chilled, intelligent, jazzy
album from a duo driven by
vocals which, as much as I
fight the feeling, keep bringing
me back to Eva Cassidy.
This is unfortunate, as it will
incite too much expectation
among certain readers, and
scathing dismissal among
others, especially when the
lyrics and tone of these originals
surpass Ms Cassidy’s collection
of covers. TB

11 Nov

Love Song For A Soldier


Showing some American musicians around Durham Cathedral. Looked at the book of remembrance for the Durham Light Infantry showing a Private with my family name had died on that day during the second world war. Thought about his family and friends and whether he’d had a girl at home waiting for him and wrote this…

Love song for a soldier

01 Nov

All I Need

Sweet Laredo – All I Need


Here’s a lovely little tune featured on “Views From The Manse” and available on our Bandcamp page.

Recorded at the sadly-missed analogue Sweet Georgia Brown’s Studio in London with the inspirational Ryan Savage fiddling at the desk and running the 2″ tape. A warm sound from a warm evening….

29 Mar

Snow In May

07 Mar

Sweet Laredo’s Little Night

Come and join Sweet Laredo and friends for an evening of soulful music and merriment .. Friday 15th March at cool little venue The Bristol FRINGE in Clifton.

Live set from us and proper good DJs (including the tremendous Canola Tenderfoot)

Old Coroners Ct

08 Jan

Our little Friday night tribute to the great Fontella Bass

13 Sep

Free Sweet Laredo gig! Sunday afternoon at The Canteen, Bristol. 16th September

Some sort of Harvest Festival going on, so head on over to Stokes Croft with the kids and some tins of spam. Free Tramp-Wrestling afterwards.
From 4pm

06 Aug

Free Gig at Gallimaufry in Bristol this week!

We’ll be playing songs from forthcoming album “Little Things We Lost” at great new venue Gallimaufry on Gloucester Rd, this Wednesday 8th August from 8pm. And entrance is free! From 8pm

26 Jul


Summer is here and the Laredomobile is off to Leopallooza Fest in Cornwall with our old acoustic geetar. Shine on! x Make The Sun Shine