Episodes

May 21, 2020

60: The one with Toyah Willcox

My guest today really needs no introduction. She’s appeared in the 1978 film Jubilee, and Quadrophenia the following year. Her…

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May 18, 2020

59: The one with Dire Straits' John Illsley

With over 100 million albums, four Grammies, three Brits, an Ivor Novello Award and an induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of F…

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May 17, 2020

58: The one with Anne Nolan

Once the biggest selling girl groups in the world, the Nolan Sisters performed in stadiums internationally, were the opening act …

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May 13, 2020

57: The one with Whitesnake’s Bernie Marsden

This tale is about one of the best rock-blues guitarist of his generation. It starts with a boyhood dream and ends with him playi…

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May 8, 2020

56: The one with Chesney Hawkes

In this edition, I call stateside to catch up with the fabulous, one and only, Chesney Hawkes. Chesney shot to fame when he wo…

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April 23, 2020

55: The one with Nick Mason’s Saucerful of Secrets’ Guy Pratt

He’s the self-confessed Ronnie Corbett of the bass-playing world and, with a career in the music industry spanning almost 40 year…

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April 18, 2020

54: The one with Motörhead’s Phil Campbell

We’re rockin’ the Covid-19 lockdown with a fresh series of interview and where better to start than with the mighty Motörhead. …

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May 3, 2019

53: The one with The Los Pacaminos’ Jamie Moses

Self-taught guitarist Jamie Moses has gone from playing US Air Force bases at the tender age of 13 to stadiums with Queen and Pau…

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Oct. 28, 2018

52: The one with Ben Holland

South Londoner Ben was busking at Waterloo underground when Joan Armatrading happened to pass by. Immediately impressed, she invi…

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Oct. 20, 2018

51: The one with Shalamar's Jeffrey Daniel

With classic songs like A Night To Remember, I Can Make You Feel Good, and There It Is, 80s soul band Shalamar sold over 25 milli…

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Sept. 15, 2018

50: The one with Pearl Handled Revolver

Pearl Handled Revolver have the blues or rather psychedelic, heavy rock, blues. And after four EPs, three studio albums, and thei…

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Sept. 12, 2018

49: The other one with The Members’ Nigel Bennett

True punks don’t age gracefully and Nigel Bennett, former Members member and current guitarist for the Vibrators, couldn’t care l…

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Sept. 10, 2018

48: The one with The Quireboys’ Paul Guerin

Guitarist Paul Guerin has been a major player on the international music scene for over twenty years. He’s played alongside Th…

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Sept. 7, 2018

47: The one with The Blockhead's Derek Hussey

This tale is about the frontman of one of the most iconic bands of the last 40 years. Best known for singles Hit Me With Your …

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Aug. 13, 2018

46: The one with Imagination's Leee John

With a career spanning over 36 years and with record sales in excess of over 30 million albums Imagination released many classic …

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July 25, 2018

45: The one with The Prodigy’s Gizz Butt

Gizz Butt became a household name in 1996 when he became lead guitarist with The Prodigy just as The Fat of The Land album became…

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Feb. 4, 2018

44: The one with The Marmalade's Sandy Newman

In this edition I catch up with Sandy Newman, lead-singer and guitarist of pop sensation of the 60/70s The Marmalade. The Marm…

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Dec. 14, 2017

43: The one with Some Kind of Illness

I chat with the hottest band to come out of #Manchester since Oasis. It’s contagious, it’s creating an epidemic, it caused by …

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