“a gorgeous, gorgeous folky voice”  BBC Introducing, Nov 2018 Currently working on a lot of new songs, it’s looking like … More


Here are the various live configurations currently on offer for gigs… for bookings contact ‘Gaskell & Sharpe” Multi-instrumental Duo … More

Standin’ on a Rock

Standin’ on a Rock EP – FREE DOWNLOAD!!! JULIAN GASKELL & HIS RAGGED TROUSERED PHILANTHROPISTS Recorded October 2018, Falmouth, Cornwall, … More

Carvery of Blight

Carvery of Blight – 2016 Carvery of Blight added a new level of production excess to the vast and mysterious … More

Do the Right Thing EP

Do the Right Thing – 2016 Recorded by Julian at various locations in West Cornwall around 2015, the EP kicks … More

The Anthropic Organ

Built and designed by Dom Allen, with music programmed by Julian Gaskell, artwork by Thomas Sharpe, and a live performance … More

Kind Words from Home

Kind Words from Home – 2012 Step into a tumbledown world of gypsy-punk accordion, surf klezmer, speak-easy ragtime, intellectual drinking … More

The Dancer and The Devil

It’s all about the woods, darlings!!! From 2010 to 2012 I dabbled in the wild and colourful world of show-business … More

The Lion Tamer

From 2009 to 2011 I played piano and accordion for Bash Street Theatre, an international street theatre company touring outdoor silent … More

Technology will make us better

Creak. Rattle. waaaaaiiinnnngongongogogogong. The whispery, hoarsely-hollered Cornwall of Julian Gaskell circa. 2005 Technology will make us better – 2005 Julian … More

Icons of Poundland

Why do you have to be so confrontational? – Guy Garvey 2003 From 2002 to 2004 I fronted “Icons of … More