John Cartwright's


Musician, composer, songwriter, guitarist, sound designer & creator.
I write songs and words for popular, classical, soundtrack and incidental music.

The Story... So far

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Daisychaindaze is the musical menagerie of John Cartwright: musician, songwriter, guitarist, composer, sound designer and creator, and lyricist. A competent musician who has written and performed self-penned songs and covers for many years.


What can you expect?


Variety, the spice of (musical) life. From ball-bustin' rock and roll and commercial melodies to sprinklings of classically-inspired compositions
Songs written by a self-taught musician and songwriter: original - no templating of songs or app-programmed set formulae melodies here
Down-to-earth. Fancy enjoying a jam or exchange of musical ideas? Fresh coffee and tea supplied! Why not Get in touch!
Sound design and creation, classical and incidental music, commercial and eclectic pieces for film, themes, idents and soundbites

Latest tracks


Gotta Keep Going

Get Off My Trampoline

New Age Vox Indian Dreams

Living On Borrowed Dime

Sharp Four Classical (A Hint of Wit)

The Symbols The Stones (on-line edit)

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Far From The Madding Crowd

Once More

My Sparrowhawk


Musician I Songwriter I Lyricist