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My Dad’s Final Journey

My dad passed away in the 1st June 2017. Today we took his ashes to Samphire Hoe (Dover) to dispense of them into the sea and return them back to the elements. He was Hindu and the ashes must be put into water. It was a moving day, the weather was good and it felt spiritual.

The Laser Engraving Company

My new project: The Laser Engraving Company We offer a range of beautiful wooden chopping boards, wooden toys and glasses all perfectly personalised with your text. Perfect for birthdays, weddings, anniversaries, a new home gift or for the Chef of the family! 

Les Sharma Sample Download Featuring Stock-Aitken-Waterman PWL

  Right Guys! Here It Is, Les Sharma's Personal Sample Collection!!! A download of all my best drums and percussion sounds. Including my personal created collection of HOT PWL / Stock-Aitken-Waterman punchy Kicks, Snares, Claps, Hi-Hats used on many, many HIT records. I have included a hot Juno and DX100 bass sound used on many PWL / SAW hit records. I worked at...

Car Hire Rip Off – Alicante Airport

Do you feel that some car hire companies are ripping you off? I do! I spent a few hours on-line yesterday trying to hire a car for an Easter trip to Alicante, Spain. Even though you can find cheap car hire online, a small family car can be hired for about 120 Euros a week...it's the extras that really gets to...

Mixing with the ‘Mix Master’ Phil Harding at PWL (Pete Waterman Ltd)

A little about Phil Before I start, I just need to say a few things here, first of all that Phil Harding is the nicest man I have ever worked with in the music business. It was an honour to work with him for 3 years. He took time to explain how records were recorded and mixed and was the...

Viva! ‘Makossa Magic’

In my music making days way back in the summer of 1998 me and my old PWL mate Craig Hardy made a very cheesy pop record Viva! 'Makossa Magic'. We signed it to Edel Records and they sent us to Cuba (Havana) to make a video for it. Yes I am in it and yes I'm dancing like my dad! Enjoy...