Interview with Pete Anderson


Born in Durham, singer/songwriter Martin Stephenson is touring once more with his backing group the Daintees. He rose to prominence in the late ‘80’s after starting out aged 15 as a busker in Newcastle, now he is bringing his music…

MS & Daintees Tour Soon Approaching

Hi folks

The MS & Daintees is rapidly approaching

We kick off next Saturday. 2nd October with our London show @ the famous 100 Club, then October 3rd @ Brighton's Patterns, both fantastic  venues with awesome history

Special guests include…

'Howdy Honcho' New release by Daintees on vinyl & CD 


Newsletter June 

Hello and welcome to June’s newsletter 

Lets hope the nice weather holds out, such a lift 

Boy’s Heart vinyl 

Finally the Boy’s Heart vinyl arrived, I dropped all copies off at the post office this afternoon after 3…

Happy April


Hello and welcome to our April Newsletter 

Just a big thank you for all the support on the livestream concerts and recent releases, and thank you for your patience, Boys Heart vinyl which should be with us in another…

'The Boy's Heart' 30th Anniversary - Released Today ! 


Hello and welcome to Feb 2021's Newsletter. 

I sure hope everyone is doing okay, it's been a tough old year and finally The Boy's Heart 30th Anniversary is complete and into production. It has been a fascinating journey time travelling…

Big Sky EP and Boys Heart 30 on their way ***

Thats 9 mixes completed so far for our upcoming Boys Heart 30 anniversary album, it's sounding beautiful, excellent work by engineers John Martindale and Mark Lough, some awesome guitar by Gary Dunn, from late night New York jazz to full…

'Angels in Sandshoes' new release by Anna Lavigne

This stunning album was written and recorded by Anna Lavigne and Martin Stephenson. 
Anna originally worked closely  with Rick Mayall, Ade Edmondson and Nigel Planer touring the Young Ones in the U.K , she also worked alongside Marti Caine and…

Departed Family Members: John George Stephenson

This is my uncle John George Stephenson, This fine boy never saw 17, he caught his arm climbing a fence and died of blood poisoning at home which took almost a year, if only they had simple penicillin back then…


Gladsome Revisited

Gladsome humour and blue (revisited) 

Was recorded in 1987 at Ridge Farm studios, Rusper in Surrey 

A wonderful studio, the engineer was Tony Phillips (All about Eve, Joni Mitchel) and producer Paul Samwell Smith ex bassist with the Yardbirds and…


Boys Heart 30

This September I went down to Newcastle and record with the Dunn brothers at Blank Studios, we invited 20 yo drummer Charlies Smith to join us

Charlie is the grandson of our original drummer Paul Smith who played on the…