Look Ma, I’ve released some new music

Look Ma, I’ve released some new music

May 13, 2016By Martin Bryant

Following on from last October’s 10-track, 10-minute-long album, I’ve released some new The Star Fighter Pilot songs. I’m working on a new album, but for now you can get two tracks from the album plus a bonus track on Bandcamp…

So, what now?

May 2, 2016By Martin Bryant

Now that I’ve left The Next Web, a few people have been in touch asking how best to follow what I’m doing in the future. So, here we go…

Hit the North: I’m moving on from TNW

Hit the North: I’m moving on from TNW

April 7, 2016By Martin Bryant

Yes, it’s true. I’ve written about the whats and whys over on Medium, but here’s the crux of what I’ll be doing next: “At the start of May, I’ll be joining Tech North to put my time where my mouth is and telling the stories that are currently going untold. I’ll be digging out the … Read More

Snap-happy

April 7, 2016By Martin Bryant

As you may have read, Snapchat finally ‘clicked’ with me recently, and I’m using it a lot. Follow my Story if you’re so inclined by adding me.

My album of 2015: Grey Tickles, Black Pressure by John Grant

My album of 2015: Grey Tickles, Black Pressure by John Grant

December 27, 2015By Martin Bryant

Every year I mean to write an ‘album of the year’ post, and this year I’ve managed it. The hotly-contested (well, not really) award goes to ‘Grey Tickles, Black Pressure’ by John Grant. I never really got into John Grant’s earlier stuff, and the fact it was on Bella Union, a label I associate with … Read More

Editor-at-Large

Editor-at-Large

October 22, 2015By Martin Bryant

News! I’m handing over the Editor-in-Chief reins and becoming The Next Web’s first ever Editor-at-Large.

My new EP – Dishonourable Indignation – is out now

My new EP – Dishonourable Indignation – is out now

May 29, 2015By Martin Bryant

Yay! I’ve finally got around to releasing my new The Star Fighter Pilot EP. It’s free to stream and download. The ‘Dishonourable Indignation’ EP was recorded in February this year. For those who don’t know, I used to record and perform as The Star Fighter Pilot between about 2004 and 2009. I gave up when … Read More

Let’s go to Bed

Let’s go to Bed

February 24, 2015By Martin Bryant

Today I visited 80 Hertz in Manchester to get four new songs mastered. Yes, I’ve finished a The Star Fighter Pilot new EP as the fruit of my month off.