Another Man's Dream is the name of my new cd. An excursion into songwriting harking back to 1970s singer songwriters and a time when songs and words mattered. Passionate performances and imaginative presentation.
A new video A Boy that I knew
Get my cd The South London Stroll @ CDBaby
Get my Christmas song The Jesus Lights @ CDBaby
Gigs and info see Dick Philpot band page on Facebook and also Reverbnation
- The South London Stroll available from cdbaby.Featured by Hugh Davenport on his Thursday evening show on CRMK (Radio for Milton Keynes).
I've played at London's Troubadour club and have played support sets for Billy Franks (Faith Brothers), performed at both the 2007, 8 and 9 Cannizaro Festivals and Carshalton Environmental and Frost Fair and the 2008, 9 and10 Wandle festival. I have played harmonica for Billy Franks (including a 2 year residency in Fulham) ,Jon Le Champignon (Ozric Tentacles) and '66' the finest rock'n'roll band in London.
I was a Semi Finalist in the UK Songwriter Contest 2007, 8 & 9 and I am proud to have been one of the organising group for the 2007 Replay Music Festival.
Semi Finalist UK Songwriting Contest 2008 for 'What I need is your love'. Also highly commended entries 'The Lonesome Tree' & 'Sub Prime'.
Semi Finalist UK Songwriting Contest 2007 for 'Innocence' & ' if but and maybe'.
Garageband.com awards Best Melody in Folk Rock, week of 7Aug2006 'Carpenter for the Legion'.
Garageband.com awards Best Lyrics in Folk Rock, week of 30Jan2006 and Best Mood in Folk Rock, week of 6Feb2006 'Confett'.Garageband.com awards
Best Melody in Folk Rock, week of 6Mar2006 'Take my hand/Soul of the City'. Garageband.com
Best Lyrics in Folk, week of 5Mar2007 'Field of Green'
- Six year stint as the musical host of the Nelson Open Mic in South Wimbledon.