Duncan Townsend was born in the Middle East and travelled extensively as a child. He spent his teenage years in Nottingham, mostly writing songs and playing in bands. He studied theatre in London and puppetry in Barcelona, then he hung around Cologne for a while. He was a live musician on Hamburg’s red-light district for a couple of years before moving to Berlin to work as a songwriter. His new EP is called sEPia and is available online.