As a songwriter: How do you deal with Writer’s Block?
Leoni Jane Kennedy and T J Walker talk to us about their experience with writer’s block in songwriting.
Leoni Jane Kennedy
Leoni is an up and coming singer-songwriter whose music has been described as ‘haunting’ with very intricate guitar melodies and riffs. Since winning the Freddie Mercury Scholarship to attend her university, Leoni has begun to build her career as a musician around the Guildford/London area with her band backing her for gigs in bigger venues. The band have worked on a 7 song album and their single Life Like This with famous producer of Motorhead and Uriah Heep, John Gallen.
Still — Blackham Images
Live Footage – John Mullaly
Test the Water — Leoni Jane Kennedy
Interview filmed at The Three Pigeons | Guildford
T J Walker
T J started playing the ukulele banjo aged 4 and took up guitar when he was 7. By the time he was 15 he had started working in professional bands and has since performed all over the world in venues including the Royal Albert Hall and the O2 Arena. He also writes music for radio, TV and film, and his credits include the BBC Radio One Live Lounge theme and BBC 6 Music. T J has recently released his debut solo album of original songs entitled The Long Game.