Derv Gordon – The Equals

Sunday, 20 November 2016, 12:16 | Category : Podcasts
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Derv Gordon, lead singer and songwriter from The Equals, joins Strange Brew host Jason Barnard, to talk about and spin tracks that shaped his career. The Equals: Lincoln Gordon, John Hall, Derv Gordon (centre), Pat Lloyd and Eddy Grant  The Equals – I Won’t Be There (Single A-side, President, 1966) The Four Gees – Rough Rider […]

Glen Matlock

Tuesday, 15 November 2016, 20:43 | Category : Podcasts
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Before he embarks on a UK tour, legendary punk pioneer, former Sex Pistol Glen Matlock, takes time out from recording his new album to have a chat with Jason Barnard and talk about key tracks from his career. The Sex Pistols – Anarchy in the U.K (Single A-side, EMI, 1976) The Sex Pistols – God Save the Queen […]

Richard John-Riley – I Can’t Tell You (How This Feels)

Monday, 14 November 2016, 20:29 | Category : Reviews
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Review by Jason Barnard The online reviews for this 12″ 45rpm yellow vinyl release by Richard John-Riley have been phenomenal but does it live up to the hype? Yes, Side A’s extended mix of ‘I Can’t Tell You (How This Feels)’ is a thing of beauty. It’s 10 minutes of prog-synthness hypnotic perfection with echoes of meddle […]

Us and Them: Fading Within The Dwindling Sun – When I Was Walking

Thursday, 10 November 2016, 20:38 | Category : Reviews
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Review by Jason Barnard Us and Them have two forthcoming records that highlight the captivating nature of this Swedish duo. Taking on five signature Sandy Denny tracks is quite a challenge. So it was with some trepidation I gave their forthcoming Fruits de Mer 10 inch EP ‘Fading Within The Dwindling Sun’ a spin. How would Britt […]