I had to make the new Hookworms album, Micro Shift, my album of the week. Its one of the best releases this year .... so far. This weekend I was at a gig by the Smileys Showband and a "good time was had by all!" Well worth catching if you see the they're on. I’m on...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
It’s Christmas week, so I have put a few alternative Christmassy tunes into the playlist this week as well as the best music from 2016…..read more
onight's show was dedicated to the best music released in 2016. You can listen to the tracks again on Spotify - check out the playlist. I’m on the radio every Monday from 20:00 – 22:00 UK time and am always happy to...read more
As we get into the holiday season it would be easy to slip the occasional Christmas track into the playlist …. not on my watch! Tonight’s show was an eclectic mix of the best new and classic tracks.read more
It was great to be back on the air again after a gremlin-affected show last week…read more
There were no gimmicks, no Sidekick Steve or tomfoolery tonight, just the best new music and classic tracks. We heard new tracks from Dean Brody, Honeyblood, Walking on Cars. This was backed up by The Staple Singers, The…read more
It’s Hallowee’en so we making things a bit spooky on the show tonight. I was joined in the studio by Peter Pumpkinhead and Boris the Spider, although their contribution was mainly decorativeread more
The new album from Kings of Leon topped & tailed the show this week. We also heard new music from Teleman, St Paul and the Broken Bones and Bastille as well as classic tracks from soul legends The Temptations ….read more