Tyler Warren – Queen Extravaganza

Saturday, 27 January 2018, 15:10 | Category : Interview
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‘Queen Extravaganza’ the official Queen tribute band created by Roger Taylor and Brian May, return later this year for another hit tour. The band will play 17 shows across the UK from October 2018, starting in Edinburgh with the grand finale in London on November 22.  Jason Barnard speaks to the band’s drummer and ever […]

Karla Kane

Thursday, 11 January 2018, 20:31 | Category : Interview
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By Jason Barnard One of my favourite new music releases from last year was Karla Kane’s debut solo album “King’s Daughters Home for Incurables”. A gorgeous folky-pop blend of witty touching songs, this long player is where Californian indie meets English folk.  Jason Barnard has a cuppa tea with Karla: thestrangebrew.co.uk/articles/karla-kane

Natalie Shay

Wednesday, 10 January 2018, 21:08 | Category : Interview
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By Jason Barnard 19 year old Londoner Natalie Shay is one of the up and coming stars of the music scene. Winner of ‘Best Undiscovered Talent’ London Music Award and The Guardian’s Music Award her live shows have gained a fervent following which she’s now taking into the studio with producer Pete Dowsett of The Vaccines. […]

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 […]

Wally Waller Interview – The Pretty Things Rock St Trop

Friday, 17 November 2017, 20:06 | Category : Articles, Interview
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The story is the stuff of rock legend; heir to a fortune Philippe DeBarge contacts his favourite band, the Pretty Things who had just released landmark psychedelic album, SF Sorrow, seeking their help as his backing band. What followed was the making a great lost album that bridged the gap between legendary Pretty Things LPs SF […]

Nathan Hall – Effigies

Monday, 13 November 2017, 19:07 | Category : Interview
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As he releases his first solo album, Nathan Hall of cult psychedelic heroes The Soft Hearted Scientists, talks to Jason Barnard about new long player Effigies. http://thestrangebrew.co.uk/articles/nathan-hall-effigies/