I was delighted to be back on the air tonight after three months while we moved the studio to its new home. Studio 16 is much larger and brighter. We've replaced all the equipment, we've got a new mixing desk - new buttons... I’m on the radio every Monday from 20:00 –...read more
Back on air after a couple of weeks away in Antigua. What a wonderful place that is…. lovely people. It would be rude not to feature a few reggae tracks tonightread more
t was great to be back on the air after the break for the Bank Holiday. Once again I was joined in the studio by Sidekick Steve. For me the highlights of the show were tracks from the new album from Inna de Yard - The Soul...read more
I was joined in the studio by Sidekick Steve again tonight and tried my hardest to keep the rambling prog tracks to a minimum. Tonight's album of the week was the new offering from Future Islands... the brilliant The Far Field. We're being spoiled rotten with the...read more
had a week off last week so we had two featured albums of the week, The Jesus & Mary Chain's Damage and Joy and British Sea Power's Let the Dancers Inherit the Party. I was joined in the studio by Sidekick Steve Who......I...read more
I t was great to be back on air after a week off. I was joined in the studio by Steve "Sidekick" Howlett-Neal who used to present the Steve Who Cool Rock Show on ITfM until he moved to Spain. To make Steve feel at home, I played a track by his cousin, Johannes...read more
he featured album this week was the latest offering from Ed Sheeran- Divide. It's a genre-confusing piece of work, but all the better for it. I paired Ed Sheeran with Radiohead's The Bends as my classic album of the week....read more
This week’s featured album is the new one from Ryan Adams, “Prisoner.” This is a welcome return to form and is probable his best effort for some time.read more
t was great to be back in the studio after a week off. The featured album this week was the debut album from Rag 'n' Bone Man. We also heard new music from Blackfield. I’m on the radio every Monday from 20:00 – 22:00 UK...read more
he featured album this week was the latest offering from Elbow - Little Fictions. It's already in the running for my album of the year. Guy Garvey wrote the album in the midst of wedding preparations, which coloured the...read more
This was the last show of what felt like a loooong dark, wet (and dry) January so it had to be good.
There wasn’t a theme tonight, just a great mix of old and new music plus a few surprises thanks to the listeners….
I felt it was my duty to raise the mood so I put together an upbeat playlist but had to include a few protest songs to give us some balance.read more
It seems like ages since I was last on the radio because of the Christmas & New Year break and it was great to be back on the air.read more