The front man of Deacon Blue chatting to Dave Stearn about the new Album The Believers and the tour including the date at Bridgewater Hall in Manchester on November 23rd 2016.
Andy chats with blues rock phenomonen Sari Schorr about her debut album ‘A Force of Nature’ which is released on September 2nd and he delves into other important aspects of her life.
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.
2) Bessie Jones
3) Hornby Sparks
4) Gallows Hill
Mike & Jo from the Blue Pig orchestra recorded an acoustic session for Roots & Fusion in the intimate surroundings of Barista Café Bar on the stairs of Stockport’s Little Underbank.
Bringing along both 6 and 12 string guitars, harmonica, mandolin and gorgeous vocal harmonies, they played four tunes, including a version of Gallows Hill, before having a chat with Rick.
This song has just won the Folkstock sponsored competition, Song For Swarb, to have a fiddle part recorded by Dave Swarbrick and included on the Pass The Baton EP.
To find out more about The Blue Pig Orchestra, visit www.thebluepigorchestra.co.uk
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Paul Holloway spoke to Kiki Dee on the eve of her performance at The Blue Cat Cafe in Heaton Moor with guitarist Carmelo Luggeri (show on 19/12/13).
We get a brief overview of Kiki’s 50 year music career including signing for Motown, singing with Dusty, Elton and Eddi Reader before an impromptu duet with our Paul
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