THE STORIES BEHIND THE MUSIC

LEADING THE CHARGE ON A NEW GENERATION OF BANDS SINCE 2015

REcent Interviews

Wildfire – Dave Ritchie Interview

The story behind the festival with Wildfire’s founder and creative force. Interview formed part of a number of previews, some first appearing on the Wildfire website (2016). Loads more interviews coming soon!

The Quireboys: Guy Griffin interview

My first of three interviews with the band. Following the band’s appearance at The Ramblin’ Man Fair, Guy spoke about the story of the band and their recent studio albums (2015). The full hour aired on my show on 107 …

massive-wagons

Massive Wagons: Welcome to the World from London’s O2 Academy

Live backstage interview with the band during the weekend launch of their acclaimed new album. Part of a full hour special in words and music (2016).

Jackaman

Jackaman: Feature interview

My very first interview with Lynne, an extended telephone interview, where she talks about her ‘No Halo’ EP and plans (2015). Many more interviews from the archive coming soon!

The Shires

The Shires

One of the interview segments recorded as part of an hour special on the band in 2015, first aired on my show on Meridian FM. Loads more shows coming soon!

Nick Van Eede : cutting crew

Nick Van Eede interview

An hour special I prepared around the launch of Cutting Crew’s comeback ‘Add to Favourites’ album. An great interview from Nick and thanks for permission to share the full hour aired – in words and music (2015). Lots more shows …

Paolo Morena

Paolo Morena feature Interview

I spoke with Paolo tracing his musical story around the world from Holland to the US to Australia and then back to the UK. Paolo was an engaging storyteller and this interview has both serious and funny moments. Paolo talks …

album of the month

Previous album reviews

Wille and the Bandits

WILLE & THE BANDITS: ‘PATHS’

February Album Of The Month So many people say (or think) the music business is run from London. Labels are there, national media are there,