Bush Hall, London – MHS + Bernard Butler & strings

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Thanks to all for the good shouts after we made Bush Hallan island for the night on Thurs in the big smoke. Loved playing for you. I was blessed with a beautiful band: doffing the hat to Bernard Butleron the 355, Hannah Fisheron violin and vocals, and Camilla Pay – Harpist– and also Johnny Lloydfor […]

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MHS plus Bernard Butler: Friday 30th August – The Mash House, EDINBURGH

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After a memorable show last September at the Pleasance Theatre, MHS returns to Edinburgh: Friday August 30th with special guest and #Wakelines producer @Bernard_Butler (Suede, McAlmost & Butler) at the Mash House.  BUT TICKETS NOW!

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Colin a guest tonight on Scala Radio’s ‘Highly Rated’ Show with Penny Smith

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Colin will be a guest on the classical station Scala Radio on Friday 17th May at 7pm with Penny Smith on the ‘Highly Rated’ arts show: tune in for Colin’s recommendation of ‘Amazing Grace’ the wonderful Aretha Franklin documentary, now showing in cinemas. They also talk about the creative process, books, isle of Mull puffins, […]

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‘The Origins of Ivor Punch’ moves to the Edinburgh Traverse! ‘Memorably vivid’ – Scotsman Review

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“A memorably vivid 21st century vision of island life, rooted in a starling past and a mind-blowing future” – The Scotsman  We move the isle of Mull and my debut play ‘The Origins of Ivor Punch’ to EDINBURGH this week from TODAY at the Traverse Theatre : MORE TICKETS HAVE JUST BEEN MADE AVAILABLE!! TICKETS: http://bit.ly/2WpihsI […]

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Colin’s debut play featured in the Guardian. Catch it before it completely sells out!

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Great piece in the The Guardian today on the wonderful A Play, A Pie and A Pint series featuring my debut play too: I have been honoured (and proud as well, Punch…) to be the 501st play!  Thank you to the amazing Glasgow audiences this week in Òran Mór: and the actors  Eva Traynor, AndrewJohnTait & Tom McGovern, […]

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Colin talking to The List Magazine and the Oban Times about his debut play – now open!

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I’ve been talking with the The List Magazine here and The Oban Times here (which features in the play) about my stage play ‘The Origins of Ivor Punch’ now running at A Play, A Pie and A Pint at Glasgow’s Òran Mór, and then next week at the Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh. Based on my novel ‘The Letters […]

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The Origins of Ivor Punch – Colin’s stage play now open in Glasgow & Edinburgh next!

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My play has opened at A Play, A Pie and A Pint from 29th April at Òran Mór Glasgow to Saturday 4th, and then Tuesday May 7-Saturday 11th at the Traverse Theatre Edinburgh. Starring Eva Traynor, Andrew John Tait & Tom McGovern. Directed by Stuart Hepburn. It has been amazing to see the actor’s bringing the character’s Ivor Punch, Duncan Punch, Isabella & […]

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Colin’s children’s book ‘The Humdrum Drum’ in… Slovenian!

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My first Slovenian translation! Well, my first translation. Of my #picturebook #TheHumdrumDrum All about teamwork and inclusiveness with CD of songs included a bit like @MullHistorical – Thanks and drum roll to @littledoorbooks @rightspeople @bouncemarketing You can buy English version here 

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Colin talking to the Herald about his new play, headless horsemen and new plans

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I’ve been chatting with the Herald about my debut play ‘The Origins of Ivor Punch’, based on my debut novel. The play opens at A Play, A Pie and A Pint29th April at Òran MórGlasgow to Saturday 5th, and then Tuesday May 7-Saturday 11th at the Traverse TheatreEdinburgh. Starring Eva TraynorAndrew John Tait & Tom McGovern. Directed by […]

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Colin’s stage play ‘The Origins of Ivor Punch’ Opens! – actor’s announced + article in the Herald

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I’ve been chatting with the Herald about my debut play ‘The Origins of Ivor Punch’, based on my debut novel. The play opens at A Play, A Pie and A Pint29th April at Òran MórGlasgow to Saturday 5th, and then Tuesday May 7-Saturday 11th at the Traverse TheatreEdinburgh. Starring Eva TraynorAndrew John Tait & Tom McGovern. Directed by […]

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MHS & Bernard Butler & Johnny Lloyd – Bush Hall, London 23 May – watch video

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LONDON: Delighted to announce @JohnnyLloydUK (ex-Tribes) will be special support for @MullHistorical Society & @Bernard_Butler at @Bushhallmusic on Thurs May 23 – also with a sprinkling of strings. Tickets here! ‘C’mon and join us’ (Video)  

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Colin performing live on UK TalkRadio

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Catch Colin playing new MHS single ‘Little Bird’ live, as well as classics: ‘The Final Arrears’ & ‘Barcode Bypass’ on James Whale’s TalkRadio show: lots of talk of Colin’s books too and his ‘MacIntyre’ warrior-poet descendants and shields, and more…  Listen here and here MHS & Bernard Butler at London’s Bush Hall May 23rd 

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