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Tuesday, 19 November 2013

Josie Lloyd

Tonight - 18th November - Josie Lloyd Blues singer and mistress of the National steel resonator guitar came to the studio to introduce her new CD, 'One More Time'.
She played the following songs live:

Come Back Baby

House Of The Rising Sun
Meat On The Bone

And tracks on the CD:

In The Pines
Devil May Care

Other tracks played were:

Diamond Jones ..The Destroyers..Hole In the Universe

Timgad..Moishe's Bagel..Uncle Roland's Flying Machine
Mona Ki Ngi Xica..Bonga..Best of Bonga
El Tiempo Es Circular (feat. Aline Esquivel & Alex Bershadsky)..Zane Tat..El Tiempo Es Circular - Single
Couscou..Richard Bona..Munia (The Tale)
Goree..Lionel Loueke..Heritage
Evas ..Kejaj
Sad Feeling..FLOYD DIXON..His Complete Aladdin Recordings
Life Is a Dirty Deal ..Duster Bennett..Duster Bennett - the Complete Blue Horizon Sessions
The Linden..Lars Danielsson..The Lars Danielsson Signature Edition [Disc 1]
Mossycoat..Emily Portman..The Glamoury
Wonderfall..John McLaughlin and the 4th Dimension..Now Here This
Me Yee Owu Den..K. Frimpong & His Cubano Fiestas..Afro-Beat Airways
Guitar Vibes..Hans Karl Berger, Karl Berger, Santi Debriano, Koji Paul Shigihara & Leroy Williams.. Around
Aman Khoor Song ..MONGOL BAND..Traditional Mongolian Music
Gypsy House..Boban & Marko Markovic Orchestra..Gypsy Manifesto

Monday, 11 November 2013

Alex Kumar

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Some really great bluesy, rootsy music from 
Alex Kumar on rootsandshoots tonight. 

Alex sang and played his superb arrangements of Dawes' That Western Skyline and the Bob Dylan classic Don't Think Twice, It's Alright.

From Alex's debut album, simply called Alex Kumar, we played his own song 1963 which is proving a big hit with audiences plus two other self-penned songs, I Just Received The News and Love (Or The Next Best Thing)

Alex Kumar's Album Launch with support from Slipdown Dog is this Friday 15 November at The RevelryExeter Quay. Doors open at 20:30. Buy his CD there.

We played Sweet Girl Blues by Slipdown Dog.

All photos by Cecil Hatfield.

Other recordings played
Arvest..Goullo..Tri Diaoul
Ramblin' Jack Elliot..Pretty Boy Floyd..Ramblin' Jack
Bob Dylan..Gospel Plow..Bob Dylan
The Carrivick Sisters feat. John Breese..Lady Howard..Over The Edge
Amadou Diagne..Goree..Yakar
Angelique Kidjo..Macumba..Oyaya!
The Bhundu Boys..Tamba Wega..Muchiyedza (Out of the Dark)
Emily Barker & The Red Hot Halo..Dear River
3 Daft Monkeys..Sarah, The Devil & Jack..Of Stones & Bones
Krista Detor..Belle Of The Ball..Flat Earth Diary
Tom McConnell..Flags..Scraps
The Bombay Royale..Oh Sajne
ArHai..Morena..Eastern Roads

Wednesday, 6 November 2013

Steve Tyler & Andy Clarke

Despite computer troubles we had a great show on Monday 4th November with Steve Tyler & Andy Clarke in the studio, playing live and introducing their new CD, The Wreck Off Scilly.
They played the following songs live:
Poor Labourers
Midatspolska / Morgenpolska
Coal Owner and the Pitman's Wife
Wreck Off Scilly

From the Album ;
Rosemary Fair

Also played from recordings were:

Crazy man Michael..Bex & JJ..Download
Sweet Jane..The Velvet Underground..Loaded
Going Home / Stomp Dance.. Pura Fé..Follow Your Heart's Desire
My second Life ..The Guo Brothers..Yuan
Le porte-enseigne (Tour)..Hamon Martin Quintet..Du silence et du temps
Citadela..Jan Hrubý, Tomáš Procházka & Jazz Q Martina Kratochvíla..Elegie
Nanna..Querx..Live In Berlin
Opa Tsupa..Hop Hop Hop..Tendrovni
Kele Magni..Bassekou Kouyate..Jama Ko
The Collier Reel..Sherburn..Scott.Live At The Wharf
Bakonoba..Fatoumato Diawara..Fatou On World Circuit
Llora Mi Nena..La Familia Valera Miranda..Son et Bolero
Sibel..Lulo Reinhardt..Project No. 2
Balkan Caravan..Boban & Marko Markovic..Balkan Caravan