Kristofer David Marsden trained as an Literacy Essential Skills tutor in QUB (2012) & has combined music mentoring with academic teaching in several organisations; including Armstrong Learning, Broken Melody Records and RockSchool; working alongside Universal Music Group in 2013 - 2015.
Recording & touring as Kippysmuse with alternate line ups since 2010; Kris, under the pseudonym 'Kippysmuse', is currently releasing the Free From Form Sessions, a collection of songs recorded in Spring - Autumn 2019 and part funded by Arts Council of NI that year. The album 'Free From Form' is scheduled for vinyl release in April 2021.
Kris D Marsden released the Never Ending Loop EP in 2014 and raised funds and mental health awareness in conjunction with Aware Defeat Depression. The debut album 'My #9' by Kippysmuse was crowdfunded in December '16 and released on all streaming platforms in August 2017.