"To be an artist - actually, to be a human being in these times - it's all difficult. What matters is to know what you want and pursue it."- Patti Smith

To that end, we have set up Lonesome Road Records, based in SW London, to be a recording & production service for songwriters.


Phoenix In The Ashes

Mandolin Jack is a songwriter & musician writing with a lifetime's love of roots music, Americana, folk, country, blues and bluegrass.
The new CD "Phoenix In The Ashes" is collaboration between Mandolin Jack (mandolin/keyboards/vocals) & long-time musical partner (Big) John Evans (guitars) (collectively known as The Extraordinaires).
The album is a musical collection of Mandolin Jack's observations and impressions from a bus, car & train adventure through Australia and especially across the United States during the time of their divisive presidential election in 2016. Visit the Shop. Also available on Bandcamp


Lonesome Road

Four-track EP "Lonesome Road" from 2014, part recorded in Nashville. Available as a download on CD Baby, or mail-order through the website. Visit the Shop


Oil, Grease & Diesel

11-track CD "Oil, Grease & Diesel" - the first Mandolin Jack CD from 2009 available from CD Baby as downloads only. Visit the Shop