THE STORIES BEHIND THE MUSIC

LEADING THE CHARGE ON A NEW GENERATION OF BANDS SINCE 2015

REcent Interviews

Jackaman

Short interview: Jackaman, 26 August 2016

Following her band’s performance at Kew Gardens in the summer, I had a quick catch up with Lynne on plans for the autumn and news on her eagerly anticipated new album and singles releases. One of five interviews I have …

Blurred Vision

Feature interview: Blurred Vision, 23 August 2016

This feature interview was aired on my rock show in four weekly instalments through the month of August, and broadcast in full on Tuesday 23 August. The interview was done in two stages, immediately before and after the band’s triumphant …

The Texas Flood

The Texas Flood: Feature interview

As the band’s pledge campaign kicked off, I spoke with each member of the band from their remote Welsh recording studio to catch up on progress on the new album. The interviews were first broadcast on my rockshow as a …

Wildfire Wrap Show Part 3 – Dave Ritchie interview

To celebrate the successful Wildfire Festival 2016, I captured a series of interview mini clips from a number of bands on stage over the weekend to capture the spirit of the three-day festival. The clips were edited for the Wildfire …

Wildfire Wrap Show Part 1

To celebrate the successful Wildfire Festival 2016, I captured a series of interview mini clips from a number of bands on stage over the weekend to capture the spirit of the three-day festival. The clips were edited for the Wildfire …

Wildfire Wrap Show Part 2

To celebrate the successful Wildfire Festival 2016, I captured a series of interview mini clips from a number of bands on stage over the weekend to capture the spirit of the three-day festival. The clips were edited for the Wildfire …

Anathema on Bowie

As part of my tribute show on the life and creativity of David Bowie, Vincent Kavanagh pays tribute. Aired on 107 Meridian FM (2016)

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Fish on Bowie

As part of my tribute show on the life and creativity of David Bowie, Fish pays tribute. Clip from a feature interview on Fish will be be added to this site soon! Aired on 107 Meridian FM (2016)

Fireroad on Bowie

As part of my tribute show on the life and creativity of David Bowie, Richard from Fireroad pays tribute. Aired on 107 Meridian FM (2016)

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!

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Empyre

EMPYRE – SELF AWARE

JULY ALBUM OF THE MONTH With ‘Self Aware’ a new sun rises on a new rock Empire. A fresh counterpoint to an ageing rock scene