Video premiere for the music promo I made for 'Wojtek the Bear' - ‘Made out of Maps’ single, released on Scottish Fiction Records 2018 ©.

I was commissioned in late 2017 by 'Wojtek the Bear' of Scottish Fiction records to use some of my 'Multiples' series for their two single sleeves and album artwork.

Below is the first single 'Made out of Maps' taken from their debut album 'A Talent for being Unreasonable.' I have also made the promo video for the single which can be viewed in the film section of the site.

The album will be out in April which will feature my photography on the cover of the vinyl record.

The lads will be touring the album all over the country very soon.

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New works in the works with Glasgow band 'Wojtek the Bear'. The band are releasing an album on a Scottish label early next year and have commissioned me to work in collaboration on all visual fronts. 
Lots to follow, thanks
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I will be making a video and images at the Glasgow Zine Fest Fundraiser at 'The Hug and Pint" on Saturday the 4th of March 2017. Tickets are available from 'The Hug and Pint' website
Live performances from Martin John Henry (De Rosa) and L Space.

I have had the pleasure of working with Glasgow based band 'The State Broadcasters' for Olive Grove Records since the turn of the year. This work has been for the forthcoming single off their new album 'A Different Past'.
The video is being premiered by The Skinny:
The video is also viewable in the film section.

In 2016 De Rosa celebrated the tenth anniverary of the release of debut album 'Mend' with a one off performance of the album at CCA, Glasgow. The performance was accompanied by this film, directed by video artist and photographer Kris Boyle. The film was originally designed for projection and can be viewed online here for the first time.
Below are some stills from the film, the entire film can be viewed in the film section.

Peripheral Vision, EP3 - Martin John Henry, Ship in the Sand (Sophia cover).
Available to view in the film section now.

Peripheral Vision EP2 & EP3 are nearly done if anybody cares!
EP4 & EP5 start in one week with some more of Scotland's musical finest!
Have a swatch if it takes your fancy at
Otherwise have one of those Saturdays when you find yourself in an episode of Quantum Leap!
Those are my favourite Saturdays.

The first episode of 'Peripheral Vision' is finished and viewable in the film section. A huge thank you to Martin John Henry. 
'Hattonrigg Pit Disaster' is taken from De Rosa's first record 'Mend'. 

Stills from the De Rosa video for 'Chip on My Shoulder'. The video features stage actor Shaun Boyle (Jesus Christ Superstar), Direction and assistance from John Farrell.
Shot on and around the Pentland Hills, Edinburgh 2015.
Taken from 'Weem', the new album, out now. 
CD/vinyl via the Rock Action shop - 
Digital download via iTunes -
And all good independent record shops //

De Rosa Chip on my shoulder video Outtakes

'Spectres', which is the opener on our forthcoming album 'Weem'. The lines 'Together in the glow / Of parties years ago' and 'Out on a shire of ghosts' remind me of the working class family in which I grew up. The superstitious lyrics have more to do with our faith in each other than any specific belief in ghosts or anything spiritual. The visuals were made by Bellshill photographer Kris Boyle." - Martin John Henry, De Rosa
'Weem' will be released on 22nd January 2016 on CD / LP / Download via Rock Action Records

Review of 'If you lived here, You'd be home by now' E.P 'We Need Them Alive'. My video for their single 'In Love' is viewable in the Film section.

I will be photographing De Rosa to help promote their new release on Mogwai's Rock Action records!!