Music For Your Pleasure

By Jason Barnard As we enter 2018 there are a range of new aural delights out to tempt the discerning listener. Lucille Furs are the hottest new band to get my toes tapping. As The Lemon Twiggs reinvigorated the 70s sound in 2017, Lucille Furs will surely do the same for the late 60s music […]

Billy Kinsley – The Merseybeats, The Merseys and Liverpool Express

Saturday, 2 December 2017, 20:06 | Category : Beatles, Podcasts
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Billy Kinsley of The Merseybeats, The Merseys and Liverpool Express talks about timeless hits and hidden gems. Liverpool Express – You Are My Love (Single A-side, Warner Bros, 1976) The Merseybeats – It’s Love That Really Counts (Single A-side, Fontana, 1963) The Kinsleys – Do Me A Favour (demo) (Unearthed Merseybeat Vol 3, Viper 2005 […]

Peter Howell and John Ferdinando Interview

Friday, 1 December 2017, 18:21 | Category : Interview
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By Jason Barnard From 1968 to 1974, amateur songwriters Peter Howell and John Ferdinando crafted a series of privately-issued albums rarely heard outside their East Sussex base. Over the years these records sold for astronomical sums due to their rarity, quality plus attribution to semi-fictitious groups including Ithaca and Agincourt. John Ferdinando and Peter Howell Jason […]