Dave recently ran a competition on Twitter to write and record a song to accompany an instrumental piece of music that he published to the Twitter community. The winning entry was Chris Taylors track Here and Gone but Everlasting. You can see the video below. Dave said it was a close tie as you cans see from the score sheet based on melody and song “OK “Phew it was hard , the winner is Chris Taylor very close second is Helen Ingram YEY” So now we will have to see what Dave does with the song as he is going to record it himself now. Congratulations to Chris and everyone else who took part, all of whom will recevie a signed Dave Stewart Songbook.
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