Paul is an Ormskirk–based singer, songwriter and musician with over 25 years experience performing and touring with bands and as a solo artist.
From an early age, Paul realised he had the ability to distinguish pitch and key,then relate this into a structure of chords,scales and melody relevant to the intended music piece to be performed and utilising good music literature as a point of reference. “The first guitar my parents bought me, was a black Encore Les Paul copy and at the time”, says Paul. “I thought it was amazing”. He was 14 and from then on, consumed with enthusiasm and gut determination went on teach himself guitar.
Having now completed study with WLC, Paul is a fully Qualified teacher and has been able to bring this qualification to his Guitar and Bass direction role at ACSME.
Known now as lead singer, bassist & frontman for North West rock band The Late Poets, Paul’s previous Liverpool 90`s band – Came Under Mayne and managed at the time by Bill Kenwright, recorded their first album at London’s Redan Studios and toured the UK and Ireland,performing at high profile venues,such as The Manchester Palace Theatre,The Royal Court Liverpool and The Baggott Inn Ireland.
Full details of Paul's current band are available here: (www.facebook.com/thelatepoets) and listening is recommended!