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Dirty Thrills

Dirty Thrills: Feature Interview

My interview with the band from Ramblin’ Man Fair 2016, following their warm-up unplugged set at the VIP lounge – and ahead of their Rising Stage appearance later in the day. First broadcast as a weekly series during the month …

Last Bullet – Interview Short

My first interview with this exciting Canadian band, aired as a ‘new horizons’ clip for the November radio rock festival: A first segment of a fuller feature interview with the band that will be aired in full in the weeks …

The Answer - Band Photo

The Answer: The Solas Feature Interview

Broadcast on my rock show on the day of The Answer’s new album release, I spoke with Paul from the band about a selection of stand out tracks, the making of the album and also the vibrant Irish music scene …

Bad Touch: Feature interview

An amusing interview with Stevie from Blackheath, London. We spoke about the band’s eagerly anticipated new album, which lands in early December and the band’s plans for 2017. First broadcast on my weekly rock show with a first airing of …

Piston

Feature Interview – Piston

First broadcast in mid October as the first of a two-parter on bright new bands emerging from the Midlands. This is the spoken interview with jack Edwards from Piston, which formed an hour special in words and music from the …

Hoss Thompson

Short interiew – Thirteen Stars

A quick September catch up chat with Hoss Thompson on progress with the band’s eagerly anticipated new album, following the critical acclaim for ‘White Raven.’ The full hour special interview with the band is due for re-broadcast this November, as …

The Amorettes

Feature interview – The Amorettes

In early September I spoke with Gill from the band on their hugely successful year to date and we also discussed the new album. The interview was first broadcast on my rock show as a weekly series over the month of …

Marillion - Fear cover art

Feature interview: Marillion’s Steve Rothery on F.E.A.R

Highlights from our one-hour special on Marillion’s critically acclaimed new album F.E.A.R broadcast on my Fridayrockshow on the day of the album’s release. Steve Rothery chats about the new album, which crashed into the Official UK album charts at Number …

Feature Interview: Stone Broken

One of many interviews from the Ramblin’ Man Fair in Kent. Despite the background noise of a festival in full swing, this full band live interview captures the atmosphere of the event and the excitement of the band, moments after …

Twisted Love - Album Cover

Feature Interview: The Quireboys – Twisted Love Special

As the main feature of a three-part special on The Quireboys, I interviewed Guy Griffin from the band about tracks from the new album on the day of its release. This followed our radio premier of the single Twisted Love …

album of the month

Previous album reviews

Bad Touch

BAD TOUCH – KISS THE SKY

JUNE ALBUM OF THE MONTH At the moment, it’s getting harder and harder to pick just one ‘Album of the Month’ to review. In the

Baleful Creed - The Lowdown

BALEFUL CREED – THE LOWDOWN

MAY ALBUM OF THE MONTH Six years of showcasing a new generation of bands and its high time Northern Ireland got an accolade from Great

Recent show highlights

THE MODERN ROCK WELLBEING FESTIVAL
7-9 AUGUST

Friday 7 August

5.30PM – 8PM OPENING FIREWORKS
BANDS OF THE YEAR

SCARLET REBELS
MASSIVE WAGONS
THE VIRGINMARYS

LITTLE RED KINGS – SET 1
CLOVERHILL
BLURRED VISION
DEAF MUTE SOCIETY
TROY REDFERN

WELLBEING DISCUSSION 1
TOBY JEPSON
ROB TOWN

8PM – 10PM
TOBY JEPSON
MERCURY RISING
A THOUSAND HORSES
LYNNE JACKAMAN
ELLES BAILEY
THUNDERMOTHER

10PM
FRIDAY HEADLINER
DEBORAH BONHAM

SATURDAY 8 AUGUST

8AM-10AM
BREKKIE BANGERS

WELLBEING DISCUSSION 2
HAVR
EMPYRE

RETRO SETS
THE TEXAS FLOOD
GASOLINE OUTLAWS
SAMARKIND

WELLBEING DISCUSSION 3
DEVILFIRE
THE ROCK FAIRY

RAVENBREED

10AM-2PM
LITTLE RED KINGS – SET 2
COMA ROSSI
HOLLIN KINGS
KYROS
PURE BLACK

WELLBEING DISCUSSION 4
STEVIE CRAVEN
JOHNNY HAMMOND

JOHNNY HAMMOND
LUKE APPLETON

DEADBLONDESTARS
CIRCUS 66
THIRTEEN STARS – COVERS
JACK J HUTCHINSON
THESE WICKED RIVERS
FUGITIVE

WELLBEING DISCUSSION 5
JACK J HUTCHINSON
AUTUMN KILLERS

 

2PM-6PM
KIERON HEAVENS
ALCANTARA
DEAD MAN’S WHISKEY
SHE BURNS RED

WELLBEING DISCUSSION 6
NORTH ATLAS

BETH BLADE
TWISTED ILLUSION

AMONGST LIARS
DEAD SHED JOKERS
THE DUST CODA
NORTH ATLAS
REBECCA DOWNES
THEIA
SALT RIVER SHAKEDOWN

WELLBEING DISCUSSION 7
ALLY – THE VIRGINMARYS
TROY REDFERN

6PM-10PM
RYDERS CREED
THE JOKERS
GALLOWS CIRCUS
DAXX & ROXANE
HELLS ADDICTION
HAVR

AUSTIN JENCKES
WILLE & THE BANDITS
JD SIMO
BAD TOUCH
ROBERT JON & THE WRECK
SKY HUNTER

10PM
SATURDAY HEADLINER
MELISSA ETHERIDGE

SUNDAY 9 AUGUST

8AM-10AM
BREKKIE BANGERS
RETRO SETS
FIREROAD
MASON HILL
THE QUIREBOYS
LITTLE BROTHER ELI

WHITE RAVEN DOWN
SWAMP BORN ASSASSINS

WELLBEING DISCUSSION 8
EBB
PROMETHUM
SERTRALINE
JOANOVARC

10AM-2PM
BLURRED VISION – SET 2
DIG LAZARUS
CALUM INGRAM
MISS KITTY

WELLBEING DISCUSSION 9
AUTUMN KILLERS #2
MIKE ROSS

EBB
WILD HORSE
BOOTYARD BANDITS
AVARUS

WELLBEING DISCUSSION 10
DEVILFIRE

OHNOVA
DEADFIRE
SAFIRE
CRY FOR MERCY

 
 

2PM-6PM
LAST ALIBI
FYRESKY
BASTETTE
IRWIN SPARKES/HOOSIERS
TAKEAWAY THIEVES
MIKE ROSS
COPPERWORM

LITTLE RED KINGS – SET 3
ANCHOR LANE
THIRTEEN STARS – SET 2

WELLBEING DISCUSSION 11
SWAMP BORN ASSASSINS
WHITE RAVEN DOWN

SONS OF LIBERTY
HELLS ADDICTION – SET 2
GEOFF TYSON

6PM-10PM
ASH WILSON (PETER GREEN TRIBUTE)
CORMAC NEESON
BADFLOWER
AS SIRENS FALL
BLACK LAKES
AMONGST LIARS – SET 2
SARI SCHORR

WILDCARD

DEVILFIRE
CUTTING CREW
JASON SWEENEY
SCARLET REBELS – SET 2

 10PM
SUNDAY HEADLINER
VERITY WHITE