Mike Rolland in session for Roots & Fusion

27 April 2016 by Pure Radio

Fylde singer songwriter, musician and folk story teller, Mike Rolland returned to the studio for his third Roots & Fusion session – though this time on his own.

Member of successful covers group Blue Pig Orchestra and originals band Phantom Voices, Mike has also started to record solo…

He recorded four songs and we also had a bit of a chat.

1) Deaduns
2) Bessie Jones
3) Hornby Sparks
4) Gallows Hill

Download MP3 (71 MB | 30:59 min)



Ruth Roshan & Mike Rolland in session

29 July 2015 by Pure Radio

The wonderful Ruth Roshan returned for her third Roots & Fusion session, this time with Blackpool based Mike Rolland from Blue Pig Orchestra / Phantom Voices.

Ruth & Mike had not met before the morning of the session, so what transpired was musical magic…

With Ruth playing mandolin, Mike on guitar and both sharing vocals, they played one song of Ruth’s, two of Mike’s and a couple of traditional / well known tunes…

Inspired by a deep love of Tango, Australian Ruth has just released her third album with her group Tango Noir.

1) The Trees They Do Grow High
2) Soft Light
3) Wrecks
4) Dirty Old Town
5) Gallows Hill

Download MP3 (34 MB | 36:40 min)