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Artist stories and interviews behind some of the greatest music ever recorded

Artist stories and interviews behind some of the greatest music ever recorded
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Artist stories and interviews behind some of the greatest music ever recorded

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Dave Ball – Soft Cell

6/7/2019
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Dave Ball of Soft Cell picks a selection of his favourite tracks and highlights from the new Magick Mutants EP. This EP forms part of the limited edition official Soft Cell book: ‘To Show You I’ve Been There’ available from softcell.co.uk. Soft Cell – Science Fiction Stories (Magick Mutants EP, A Big Frock Rekord, 2019) […]

Duration:01:39:38

KT Tunstall

5/31/2019
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As KT Tunstall prepares for a summer of festival dates she talks to Jason Barnard about her musical journey. KT plays Cornbury Musical Festival on 6 July. For more information see also kttunstall.com Suddenly I See (Live In London March 2011, Live Here Now, 2011) Little Red Thread (WAX, Virgin, 2018) The Night That Bowie […]

Duration:00:55:34

Twink

5/29/2019
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Twink, a legendary figure in the English psychedelic movement talks to Jason Barnard about playing in groups including Tomorrow, Pretty Things, Pink Fairies and Stars with Syd Barrett. We also hear about his excellent solo work. For more information see: thinkpink50th.bandcamp.com Twink – Brand New Morning (Single A-side, Brand New Morning, 2019) The Pretty Things […]

Duration:01:25:05

John Helliwell – The Super Big Tramp Band

5/19/2019
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John Helliwell, saxophonist with Supertramp, The Alan Bown Set and Crème Anglaise talks about key tracks from his career. More information on John’s Super Big Tramp Band live shows are available at johnhelliwell.com Supertramp – Crime Of The Century (Crime Of The Century, A&M, 1974) The Alan Bown! – Toyland (Single A-side, MGM, 1967) Alan […]

Duration:01:46:05

Carl Palmer

5/16/2019
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Carl Palmer talks about highlights from his drumming career including tracks from the new Emerson, Lake & Palmer – The Anthology (1970-1998) – 4LP Box Set. Emerson, Lake & Palmer – Knife-Edge (Emerson, Lake & Palmer, Island, 1970) Craig – I Must Be Mad (Single A-side, Fontana, 1966) Chris Farlowe – My Way Of Giving […]

Duration:01:13:47

Steve Kilbey – The Church

5/12/2019
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Steve Kilbey of the Church talks about landmark album Starfish, pivotal tracks in the history of the band and signposts its future. Since recording The Church have cancelled their scheduled ‘Starfish’ 30th Anniversary shows in the UK this June due to unforeseeable circumstances in the form of a major injury to their drummer Tim Powles. […]

Duration:01:11:41

Nick Saloman – The Bevis Frond

4/28/2019
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Nick Saloman of The Bevis Frond talks about his favourite Frond tracks and material from other artists. The Bevis Frond – Enjoy (We’re Your Friends, Man, Fire Records 2018) The Bevis Frond – Johnny Kwango (The Leaving of London, Woronzow, 2011) The Flies – (I’m Not Your) Stepping Stone (Single A-side, Decca, 1966) Patto – […]

Duration:01:18:33

Bill Nelson – Be Bop Deluxe

4/25/2019
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Bill Nelson talks about his life in music, Be Bop Deluxe and his current solo work. More details on the new Be Bop Deluxe boxsets can be found at Cherry Red. Be Bop Deluxe – Maid In Heaven (Futurama, Harvest, 1975) Bill Nelson – Northern Dreamer (1957) (Northern Dream, Smile, 1971) Be Bop Deluxe – […]

Duration:01:28:56

Chris White – The Zombies

4/14/2019
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The Zombies Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, Chris White, talks to Jason Barnard about his songwriting career. Listen to the stories behind the songs he wrote for The Zombies timeless Odessey and Oracle album, incredible unheard rarities from his new Chris White Experience Volume 1 collection and much more. The Chris White Experience […]

Duration:01:18:27

Marty Willson-Piper

4/12/2019
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Marty Willson-Piper, formerly of The Church and All About Eve, talks about key tracks from four decades of writing music. Listen to material from his brilliant new album as part of Noctorum – The Afterlife, and revered fifth solo album Hanging Out In Heaven, an LP seeing an exclusive vinyl release for Record Store Day […]

Duration:01:33:45

Clem Cattini

4/1/2019
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Legendary drummer Clem Cattini talks about the early days of the British rock and roll, his life of a session musician, and the stories behind the some of the best-known music of the past 60 years. Listen to a selection of his 42 No. 1 UK hit singles and an insight into his new book […]

Duration:01:07:19

Andy Gill – Gang of Four

3/21/2019
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Andy Gill tells the story behind landmark Gang of Four tracks from universally acclaimed debut LP Entertainment! to new album Happy Now. Hear about the creative process behind one of music’s most influential groups. All tracks are by Gang of Four unless stated: One True Friend (Happy Now, Gill Music, 2019) Change The Locks (Happy […]

Duration:01:17:19

Pete York

3/6/2019
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Pete York, former drummer for The Spencer Davis Group and Hardin & York, talks about key tracks from his career. Pete and his band will be playing many of these songs at the forthcoming Drum Legends show on 12 April at the Brighton Dome. The Spencer Davis Group – Keep On Running (Single A-side, Fontana, […]

Duration:01:17:25

Tim Bowness

2/27/2019
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Tim Bowness, in an extensive career spanning podcast, talks about his new no-man produced solo album Flowers At The Scene and long-running collaboration with Steven Wilson. Plenty – Strange Gods (It Could Be Home, Karisma Records, 1987/2018) no-man – Riverrun (Speak, Materiali Sonori, 1989/1999) no-man – Things Change (Flowermouth, One Little Indian, 1994) no-man – […]

Duration:01:58:13

The Lindisfarne Story

2/24/2019
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Lindisfarne founder member and drummer Ray Laidlaw and former front man Billy Mitchell tell the band’s remarkable story to Jason Barnard in advance of The Lindisfarne Story 2019 UK Tour. Downtown Faction – Blues For A Dying Season (exclusive – unreleased, 1969) Lindisfarne – Lady Eleanor (Nicely Out of Tune, Charisma, 1970) Lindisfarne – Meet […]

Duration:01:02:04

Peter Noone – Herman’s Hermits

2/22/2019
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Peter Noone talks to Jason Barnard to share his memories of his time with Herman’s Hermits and working with Mickie Most, Graham Gouldman and David Bowie. Herman’s Hermits – I’m Into Something Good (Single A-side, Columbia, 1964) Herman’s Hermits – Silhouettes (Single A-side, Columbia, 1965) Herman’s Hermits – Wonderful World (Single A-side, Columbia, 1965) Herman’s […]

Duration:00:51:44

Billy Nicholls

2/16/2019
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Billy Nicholls of Slim Chance talks about the band’s new album New Cross Road, his memories of Ronnie Lane, Immediate Records, and solo highlights including legendary album Would You Believe. Slim Chance – Squeeze Box (New Cross Road, Fishpool Records, 2019) Slim Chance – Annie (New Cross Road, Fishpool Records, 2019) Billy Nicholls – Umbrella […]

Duration:01:37:03

Herman Rarebell – Scorpions

1/22/2019
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Herman Rarebell, former drummer and songwriter for the Scorpions talks about key tracks from his time with the group. Herman and his band will be playing many of these songs at the forthcoming Drum Legends show at 12 April at the Brighton Dome. All tracks by Scorpions: Rock You Like A Hurricane (Love at First Sting, […]

Duration:01:13:22

Paul Korda

1/11/2019
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Hear the remarkable life story of songwriter, producer and singer Paul Korda from swinging 60s London, LA to present. Listen to Paul sharing his memories of Jimi Hendrix, Jon Anderson, Steve Marriott, Andrew Loog Oldham, Roger Daltrey and much more. Paul Korda – Between The Road (A Passing Stranger, MAM, 1971) PP Arnold – The […]

Duration:01:21:01

Johnny Echols – Love

12/28/2018
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Johnny Echols, Love’s original lead guitar player and founding member, shares his memories of Love, Arthur Lee, Bryan MacClean and their music, including Forever Changes. The Red Telephone (Forever Changes, Elektra, 1967) The American Four – Soul Food (Single, Selma, 1964) My Little Red Book (Love, Elektra, 1966) Emotions (Love, Elektra, 1966) Hey Joe (Love, […]

Duration:01:18:29