INFLUENCES

CHARLIE MINGUS, JOHN MARTYN, DANNY MEYER, EMMA JANE ROBERTS, ACOUSTIC GUITARS, FIREBIRD KICKSTARTERS (DANNY MOLONEY, EMILY HOPE, SOPHIE HOPE, RAV, KATIE ROSE, CHRIS, ROB MOLONEY, GINGE, LUSIANA, MOLLY THORNE, BEN ARNOLD, BEN LUBY, SI EDGE, LACEY, SOPHIE EVEREST, NEIL RUDDOCK), FESTIVAL FIRES, BERT JANSCH, DANIEL AVERY, SNOWDON, SCAFELL, NEVIS, LONDON, ALDI, INTO THE GATHERING DUSK, HONEST CRUST, WAYWARD WINES, THE BUSINESS OFFICE, LOVE + LABOUR, HOLY CRAB, BRIAN ENO & PETER SCHMIDT, NEU!, ASTRAL WEEKS, LAP-FAI LEE, THE WALNUT TREE, THE VELVET UNDERGROUND, OSIAN AND LEILA, PSYCHEDELIC WORK, DAVID CHANG, LEE SCRATCH PERRY, MILES DAVIS, ANNA HOPE, NEW ORLEANS, NATIONALE 7 (THE BEST SANDWICH EVER), ARIZONA, LOVINGLY ARTISAN, HOMELIFE, DAVID SILVA, ROB BRIGHT & MINS, LUCY NOONE, HOLDENS ICE CREAM, THE METERS, FEDERAL, KATIE POPPERWELL, APPLE MACS, OI POLLOI, FOGHORN LEGHORN, THE STONES (WHEN THEY WERE HIGH), PRINCE (OF COURSE), BBQ CHORLTON, NICK DRAKE, GEMMA SAUNDERS, MANCHESTER INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL, OUT OF THE BLUE, PACO MARAVILLOS0, THE TEMPLE OF HACKNEY, AL FAISAL, KITCHEN TABLE POKER, FROSTS THE BUTCHERS, RICHARD MORRIS & MIKE GILLIBRAND, UNICORN GROCERY, JACK CROAL, YADDA YADDA, HUICHOL SCENES, SIMON AND ROSI, THE CLOVE CLUB, AGUEROOOOOOO, DR DAVID LUKE, JOEY AND MARTHA, BARATXURI, GLASTONBURY, ELLE AND RUSS, WHALLEY RANGE, SIMON BUCKLEY & FLOOR 15, LUKE UNABOMBER, BIMBLE BANDADA, COQFIGHTER, OCCASIONAL RAVING, GREEN MAN, CLUSTER & ENO, THOM HETHERINGTON, HARMONIA, RUDY'S, REVEREND IKE AND THE CHURCH OF PERPETUAL ENJOYMENT, BARRAFINA, FAMILY iMESSAGE GROUPS, ALTRINCHAM MARKET HOUSE, MORITO, DOMINIE AND NICK, SMOKING GOAT, FENDER TELECASTERS, STANLEY CHOW, DEAN STREET TOWNHOUSE, CHRIS DEE, YO LA TENGO, TOM WAITS, AL FAISAL, LCD SOUNDSYSTEM, SILVER APPLES, LUCKY PEACH, BOCCA DI LUPO, JON THORNE, TODD TERJE, TENDER COW, ELI ESCOBAR, VOLTA, BACON ON THE BEECH, A CERTAIN RATIO, THE RELIANCE, ELLIOT EASTWICK, TAKK, EDDY RHEAD, MOTOR CITY DRUM ENSEMBLE, BANDYLEG, DOUG AND JASMINE, HAWKSMOOR, CAPTAIN BEEFHEART, AC/DC, CHET BAKER, DJ ROLAND CLARK, LETTERS OF NOTE, THE MANCUNIAN WAY, 24 HOUR PARTY PEOPLE, JUSTIN CRAWFORD, THE UNHOLY TRINITY, SETH GODIN, YFOOD, SKIFT, AIDAN MONKS, FYLDE ACOUSTIC GUITARS, PADDY MCCOOL AND PAPA DEZ, 

*THIS LIST IS BY NO MEANS CONCLUSIVE