It’s nearly ten years since I spent a week in The Holy Island drinking beer with monks and writing a whole batch of songs about life, work, displacement and faith.
Lindisfarne is such an inspirational place to sit, reflect and write music. It’s steeped in history that is recorded right back to the 6th Century. It sounds a bit of a cliche but it’s the sort of place that does make time feel like it’s stood still.
You can still get hold of ‘Holy Tide Holy Light’ from online stores including iTunes