Joe's first collaboration with Cathal Smyth (aka Chas
Smash from Madness) took place at Portmeirion Town
Hall in Sep 2013. The 6 song set was Cathal's first
ever live performance of his forthcoming solo album A
Comfortable Man. Cathal was joined on stage by Joe
on guitar and an 8 piece ensemble.
Watch a video of the performance here
Joe went onto to write choir and string arrangements
for a track on Cathal's album.
Watch a video of YouAre Not Alone here
In Oct 2014 Joe & Cathal joined forces again for 3
nights at Wilton's Music Hall in London. Now with a
fully realised live set Cathal was joined on stage by a
10 piece ensemble and 8 piece choir, arrangements
by Joe. The performance was repeated at Bush Hall
on 14th May as part of the album release.