Al Stewart Podcasts and Interview Coming Soon

Monday, 21 December 2015, 21:48 | Category : News
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Al Stewart is one of Britain’s great songwriters. Hailing from the UK folk scene he conquered the US in the mid-late 70s with great hits such as ‘Year of the Cat’, ‘Time Passages’ and ‘On the Border’ plus cult classics such as ‘Roads to Moscow’. Still producing great music and touring, Al will be joining […]

Jet Wintzer Sounds Good

Monday, 14 December 2015, 22:44 | Category : News
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The Strange Brew proudly hosts Mark Waters’ latest Sounds Good show featuring Jet Wintzer of Schizo Fun Addict. Sounds Good set list 13th December 2015 John Delafose and the Eunice Playboys – Poor Man Two Step Caddy -Something About Carina Schizo Fun Addict – Theme One interview with Jet Wintzer part 1 Schizo Fun Addict […]

When Slade Rocked The World 1971-1975

Sunday, 11 October 2015, 12:01 | Category : News, Reviews
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Review by Jason Barnard It’s easy to forget how big Slade were in the first half of the 70s. In Britain alone Noddy Holder, Jim Lea, Don Powell and Dave Hill gave us six number ones, four years worth of singles counted in top 40 and three album top spots. But so what? What truly matters is the superb body of […]

French Boutik – City of the Dead

Wednesday, 5 August 2015, 14:30 | Category : News
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Parisian ensemble French Boutik continue to seamlessly blending English and French influences. with their new track ‘City of The Dead’. With their 60s modernist sensibility they present a fantastic new twist on The Clash’s pivotal b-side. This new take by French Boutik is part of the ‘Specialized 4: Combat Cancer’ set that has over 70 new […]

The Luck Of Eden Hall To Set Sail For Second UK Tour

Tuesday, 7 July 2015, 21:32 | Category : News
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After completing a successful Kickstarter campaign, one of The Strange Brew’s favourite bands, Chicago natives The Luck of Eden Hall have confirmed the dates for their second UK tour. The tour, which will begin with a show at London’s 12 Bar Club on July 30 and wrap up with a headlining performance at the book […]

The Clockwork Flowers – 10th Anniversary Releases

Monday, 18 May 2015, 21:18 | Category : News, Reviews
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By Jason Barnard A few months ago I posted a review on the excellent new album by former London based duo John & Anthea Bliss, known as Clockwork Flowers. This self-titled album brought to life Abbey Road sounds circa 67 but presented it afresh. Now to celebrate their 10 year anniversary they have a new […]