Article: New father Jamie Cullum's next album is child's play
From The London Evening Standard:
Jamie Cullum has told how becoming a father for the first time helped him write material for his next album.
The 31-year-old singer and songwriter married model-turned-chef Sophie Dahl, 33, last year and daughter Lyra was born in March.
He said: "When you have a baby it's important to focus harder. In the modern world we all need to focus a bit more as there's so much around to take our attention that isn't that important.
"With the last two records I sat in the studio bashing my head against the wall ... this time I'm a lot more playful, which isn't surprising given what's happened in my life in the last few months.... read more