Following a sell-out run as part of The Turbine on the Jetty season, Hair The Musical (In Concert), directed by Arlene Phillips, will take to the stage of the London Palladium on Monday November 16, for two performances only, before two performances at the Southampton Mayflower on November 19 & 20.
Here, in the third of our Music DNA features with Sunbirds, Andy Howells puts questions to Laura, who comes from a classical, orchestral and folk background and finds out about the music that has inspired her.
This week’s Flashback Friday travels back 10 years to the Glenn Miller Orchestra’s appearance at Newport’s Riverfront Theatre in May 2010. Andy Howells was there to take a non-stop music trip of the war-time bandleaders back catalogue performed by the present-day Glenn Miller Orchestra conducted by bandleader Ray McVay. It is apt that on theContinue reading “Flashback Friday: The Glenn Miller Orchestra, The Riverfront, Newport (May 2010)”
ERASURE aka Andy Bell and Vince Clarke have launched their latest video, evoking the spirit of Hallowe’en with a spooky short for Fallen Angel.
In the second of four individual interviews with members of Sunbirds, Andy Howells puts questions to Phil Barton about the music that has inspired his life and career in music.
LIVE events in front of audiences may not be possible at present due to COVID-19, but Cardiff’s St David’s Hall have announced that the Royal British Legion’s 40th annual Wales Festival of Remembrance 2020 can be viewed online this Saturday (31 October).
Hot on the heels of releasing their second album Death of the Party, The Magic Gang return with the new single Somebody Like You.
An album of songs by award-winning songwriters – including Nick Heyward, Graham Gouldman, Beth Nielsen Chapman and Mark Nevin that celebrate frontline nurses has been released. Curated by Squeeze co-founder Chris Difford, the Song Club album is inspired by photographs taken by Hannah Grace Deller, a nurse on the front line.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, 1970s chart-toppers Slade have made the decision to postpone their Christmas 2020 tour until 2021.
In the first of four Music DNA features featuring individual members of Sunbirds, Andy Howells chats to Dave Hemmingway about the music that has inspired his life and career in music.