The Boys From Melbourne Street returned to rootsandshoots tonight for a fine set.
It was great to have the Boys on the show again.
The Boys are Colin Wilson, vocals and guitar, Keith Hunter, bass guitar and Dave Eustace, percussion and yukele.
Their songs were
Planet Blue, Monsieur Concierge, Band Of Brothers, The Best Days Of Your Life and Your Life.
Colin Wilson, accompanied by Keith and Dave and other musicians, has a retrospective album coming out soon. It is Songs From The Cutting Room Floor and will be available at their gigs, at Colin's Bradninch Acoustic Music Club and from The Boys From Melbourne Street's website.
We featured a new rootsandshoots trailer from Matt and Cate Calder and a new rootsandshoots insert from Alice Louise and JohnKerry. Many thanks to them all for these fabulous additions. You can hear the recordings if you click on their names or on the logo above.
Recordings played were
Siba..A Bagaceira..Brasil Music Exchange: New Sounds 2013
Kathryn Roberts & Sean Lakeman..Money Or Jewels..Hidden People
Lal & Mike Waterson..Scarecrow / Fine Horseman..Bright Phoebus
Calan..Y Gwydir Glas..Jonah
Tamikrest..Imanin Bas Zihoun..Chatma
Philip Chevron..Thousands Are Sailing..Bringing It All Back Home
Nic Jones..Rose Of Allendale..In Search Of Nic Jones
Sam Carter..Ruins By The Shore..The No Testament
Jackie Oates..The Isle Of France..Hyperboreans
Nic Jones..Farewell To The Gold..Penguin Luka Šulić and Stjepan HauserEggs
Nic Jones..Texas Girl At The Funeral Of Her Father
Fela Kuti..Sorrow, Tears & Blood..The Best Of The Black President
Phillip Henry & Hannah Martin..Miss Wilmott's Ghost..Mynd
The Carrivick Sisters feat. John Breese..Over The Edge
2 Cellos: Luka Šulić and Stjepan Hauser..Fields Of Gold