In August 2019, Scarlet Rebels were our band of the month and also scooped album of the month – the first time with us a band won both in the same month. To mark the new album ’Show Your Colours’ I did an interview series with Wayne from the band on the stories behind the songs. The series ran for 5 weeks, and here for listen again are the first 3 segments – part 2 will follow! The interview was done by phone, Wayne was on a mobile somewhere in deepest Wales. In parts 1 and 3 the audio quality is variable, but in the spirit of rock n roll, it’s still a story that needs to be shared for listen again.
From Dire Straits to solo frontiers, John speaks about his solo music and November 2019 tour dates, where he reflects on his memories of the