Work

This page is a portfolio containing some of Chris' favourite projects that he has worked, or is currently working on as either a guitarist, writer, engineer, mix engineer or producer.

Live Sessions

Chris has worked on hundreds of live sessions over the past few years, and some are featured below. If you'd like to see more, scroll through the blog section of this website, or get in touch. 

 

Kell

Kell are a psychedelic indie band from Leeds, and this intimate session was recorded at the Brunswick, in Leeds City Centre.

Tall Talker

 Tall talker are an instrumental math rock trio, and this video was filmed at Chunk Studios, in Meanwood, Leeds.

PEAKES

PEAKES are an electronic 3 piece from Leeds, and this video was filmed in Colours May Vary Art shop, in Munro House, Leeds City Centre.

Piles of Clothes

Piles of Clothes is an singer songwriter from Lichfield, who recorded a session with Something Productions in Roundhay Park.

fizzy blood

Fizzy Blood are an Alt Rock band, who I recorded in St Saviours church, Leeds, playing their song "Black Sheep".

Laminate pet animal

Laminate Pet Animal are an electronic pop three piece from Leeds, and this video was filmed in Armley Leisure centre, Leeds.

sunflower Thieves

Sunflower thieves are an indie/ folk band from Derbyshire, and this session was recorded in Prospect Studios in Bradford, in their loft space.

Ryan Bird

Ryan Bird is a Singer Songwriter from Newcastle. This video was recorded in Leeds' Northern Quarter.

Tc Helicon

This recording is of a choir singing through TC Helicon VoiceLive Touch vocal pedals, recorded live at Temple Works, Leeds.

Audio

Chris has worked on many projects, as a producer, studio engineer, and mixing engineer, and linked below are a small selection of them. This is a tiny selection, and there is a LOT more coming soon.

Loux

Loux are a three-piece electronic pop band that Chris plays guitar in. He co-writes all of the songs, as well as recording and producing all of the music. This video was recorded in Victoria Baths in Manchester, and was all recorded live on the day. It was also mixed and mastered by Chris. More about Loux can be found on the contact page.

 

Campfires.

For the last few years Chris has played in a Math Pop trio called Campfires. They have toured the UK on multiple occasions. Below is a live session of Campfires at Prospect Studios in Bradford, filmed by Something Productions. Recorded and mixed by Chris. 

 

Journalism

Chris is a regular contributor to a number of online magazines, including VoiceCouncil Magazine, The Vintage Musician, The Red Dog Blog, Mobile Musician, and Music Maker Apps. Below are some examples of his work. More can be made available upon request.

 
 
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Review of Lewitt LCT440 Pure

This is a brief review of the fantastic Lewitt LCT 440 Pure, a newly released microphone from Austrian manufacturers Lewitt. It's incredibly versatile, and fantastic value for money. You can read all about it below. Sound clips of the mic on vocals and violin can be made available on request.

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The History OF the talkbox

This is an article about the history of the talkbox effect, and some of its uses in popular music. It details the workings of the effect and also how it's been used throughout the last 60 years, as well as some modern ways to achieve the same sound.

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The Student Guide to live music in leeds

Leeds is a fantastic city for music, and this piece details some of the best places to catch a band or live music performance. It's geared toward new students, but it's totally appropriate for anyone who loves music.

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