Nov 30, 2011
John Peel was undoubtedly one of the most influential people in British music. To describe him as a DJ, radio presenter and journalist is really an understatement. The breadth of his musical taste and quietly stated way in which he implored us to really listen to what he played defined a musical culture which lives on...
Nov 24, 2011
Life is still totally frantic and in some respects tragic but I’ll not dwell on that.
The somewhat belated Adnams Artist of the Month is announced in this week’s show as part of a slightly different AOTM feature if you have a view, I’d be delighted to hear from you.
I’ve rarely seen such limp sea as that at...
Nov 17, 2011
A particularly late start to recording the show this week. Life really is getting to a crazy pitch with so many dear people around me in real need of time and effort - none of which I begrudge in the least. I’m just getting pretty worn down.
Oh well, we’ll be using the five hour grace afforded by the difference...
Nov 9, 2011
Music with a couple of distinctive local accents this week. I do like to hear the localness of artists shining through. Regardless of where they’re from.
It seems to have been dark in eastern England for over a week now so no new picture this week. Instead, a polaroid from Long Island City, New York where the subway...
Nov 3, 2011
Missing audio file problem resolved. Thanks to the good folks at Libsyn for helping resolve that one. If you've not heard the whole of show 296. Give it a good listen now. There really is some cracking music onboard.
Still hanging on to the great vibe and even better music...