|Writings||Columns, Articles and Opinions|
A series of occasional articles for the Guardian's Cif blog pages on music and the music industry ranging from DJ Steve Wright to Tom Waits, sore throats to Rock Against Racism
Manor Saved My life
Article for The Times about George Lyward, founder of Finchden Manor therapeutic community. External site: finchden.com
Second Chance For Young Offenders
Another piece about Finchden Manor and young offenders, published in The Guardian, Aug 2005. Opens in new window.
Glad To Be Gay?
Article for The Independent. "No-one ever stopped being homosexual by sleeping with a member of the opposite sex." Discuss. External site: bothways.com
Future of Music
"The Next Elvis Needn't Bother With A Recording Contract". Article for The Times (pre MySpace) in May 2004. Opens in new window
Review for Macworld Magazine of the multitrack recording software that comes free with all Apple computers. Opens in new window.
Various columns: Radio Diary (2003) - Face The Music (2002) - Letter to Tessa (2001) - Call that fair? (1999) - Werner leaves the DDR (1990)
Actually not writing - but a 60 min radio documentary written & presented by TR for BBC Radio 4, Sept 1994. For help & more information on this subject see Samaritans website