Prof’s notes


The beautiful cover design is by Bev Craven; photography by John Mason. Order the CD from Terry:


Musicians and credits

With Phil’s permission I’m posting the awesome CD cover art by Bev Craven.

The 1996 UK edition paperback cover


Suite 101 Interview

Jo Harrington interviewed Phil Rickman concerning December and Abbey Tapes prior to the December 2011 republication by Mansion House Books.

Photo: Phil Rickman books - Jo Harrington

“December was the first real idea I had for a novel. Don’t know where the idea for a rock band consisting of psychics came from. It was just there. The first few chapters were rejected, and I gave up and got diverted by working as a TV reporter, which was much more fun. Until I had the idea for Candlenight, which eventually was accepted.

Read more at Suite101: An Interview With Phil Rickman: December |



Live in Glasgow

John Gilmour Smith, Cheryl Reid, Allan Watson and Stevie Patrick as Philosopher’s Stone


The Ballad of Aelwyn Breadwinner