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Interview-Jensen Interceptors/Gary Martin

Interview-Jensen Interceptors/Gary Martin

Ches Moulton August 15, 2013 0

  At the recently held Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival, I had the pleasure of interviewing Gary (Ace) Martin from the popular blues recording and touring band Jensen Interceptors. The interview can be heard

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Porter visits Blues From Brentwood

Porter visits Blues From Brentwood

Ches Moulton July 3, 2013 0

I had the very good pleasure of welcoming Gary Porter into the studio on June 27th….along with Dave Melling to provide accompaniment on Keyboards. We had a great interview and a few laughs and

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Rotary Club of Billericay – Blues at Emmanuel

Rotary Club of Billericay – Blues at Emmanuel

Ches Moulton June 20, 2013 0

Blues at  Emmanuel     The Rotary Club of Billericay is staging a major blues and jazz concert on Saturday, June 29. Venue: Emmanuel Church, Laindon Road, Billericay. 7.00pm for 7.30pm start. Music is

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Mark Reed interview and session

Mark Reed interview and session

Ches Moulton May 23, 2013 3

Click below to listen to the interview and session again: Videos of Mark Reed live in the studio tonight: Mark Reed Bio Age 54 Born in London UK. Currently living in Basildon Essex As

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Bare Bones Boogie Band …link to their Tour Schedule

Bare Bones Boogie Band …link to their Tour Schedule

Ches Moulton April 11, 2013 0

http://www.barebonesboogieband.com/#/gigs

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Milton-Farrow-Glen Interview and Live Session, March 07 2013

Milton-Farrow-Glen Interview and Live Session, March 07 2013

Ches Moulton March 14, 2013 0

My Interview with Richie Milton, Bill Farrow, Alan Glen Session Videos

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Session 55 February 28 2013

Session 55 February 28 2013

Ches Moulton February 28, 2013 0

On February 07, I visited The New Crawdaddy Club to enjoy the evenings entertainment provided by the house band The Heaters and the main attraction Jo Harman & Company. Prior to her set, Jo

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Bare Bones Boogie Band Interview Feb 21 2013

Bare Bones Boogie Band Interview Feb 21 2013

Ches Moulton February 28, 2013 0

On February 21st 3 of the 4 members of the Bare Bones Boogie Band were in the studio for an interview and an acoustic session. Here’s the interview&#

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Bare Bones Boogie Band – Session Videos

Bare Bones Boogie Band – Session Videos

Ches Moulton February 26, 2013 1

Here’s your chance to hear/watch the session from the Bare Bones Boogie Band. The tracks – from top to bottom – are Mean Old Man, Love In Vain and Midnight

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Session 52 February 07 2013

Session 52 February 07 2013

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On January 31 I visited the New Crawdaddy Blues Club located on Crays Hill, Billericay, where I interviewed Paul Dean. Paul is the Manager of the club, he plays keyboards in the house band,

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Session 51 January 31 2013

Session 51 January 31 2013

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Every Day I Have the Blues James Brown Black & White Blues Collection 17 Blues 2007 Yer Blues The Beatles Black & White Blues Collection 16 Blues 2007 Bad Love (live) Deborah Coleman &

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Session 50 January 24 2013

Session 50 January 24 2013

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The Blues Overtook Me Charlie Musselwhite Great Blues Harp Harmonica Blues 1996 Charlie Musselwhite Shake Your Hips Peter Green Splinter Group Soho Session (CD 1) Blues 1998 Who Do You Love? Howlin’ Wolf The

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Session 49 January 17 2013

Session 49 January 17 2013

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Dollar Got The Blues Clarence “Gatemouth” Brown Alright Again! Classic Soul/R&B 2011 You Got Me Wrong Billy Boy Arnold Back Where I Belong Chicago Blues 1993 When the Levee Breaks II Magic Slim &

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Interview with Buddy Whittington

Interview with Buddy Whittington

Ches Moulton January 10, 2013 0

Buddy Whittington is an American guitarist. He began playing the guitar inspired by his sister’s records of The Beatles, Rolling Stones and, in particular, John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers with Eric Clapton. At the age of

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JO HARMAN GIG DATES

JO HARMAN GIG DATES

Ches Moulton January 7, 2013 0

          JO HARMAN GIG DATES (full band unless stated) JANUARY Sun 20th Pizza Express, Dean Street, Soho Sat 26th Mrs Yarringtons Music Club, High Street, Battle, Sussex – acoustic duo

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Session 47 January 03 2013

Session 47 January 03 2013

Ches Moulton January 4, 2013 0

This week’s show was a Live show…in that all the tracks were live recordings of some of the best Blues traditional songs as well as some of the most popular artists in the UK,

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Session 41 November 22 2012

Session 41 November 22 2012

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The Downchild Blues Band is a Canadian blues band, described by one reviewer as “the premier blues band in Canada”. The blues pioneer on the Canadian scene, founding member Donnie Walsh, has been called

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Great Choice Ches!

Great Choice Ches!

Bob Simpson October 18, 2012 0

It was a great pleasure to stand in for Ches Moulton this week on Blues from Brentwood. Thanks to Ches for helping me with the music – I loved it all! Little Milton –

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Poster for Phoenix In The Foyer

Poster for Phoenix In The Foyer

Ches Moulton October 12, 2012 0

 

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Richie Milton, Bill Farrow and Ray Skilton – session videos

Richie Milton, Bill Farrow and Ray Skilton – session videos

Ches Moulton October 4, 2012 0

Here’s your chance to hear/watch the session from Richie Milton, Bill Farrow and Ray Skilton again. The tracks – from top to bottom – are What Do I Do Now, Keep My Engine Clean

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Session 34 October 04 2012

Session 34 October 04 2012

Ches Moulton October 4, 2012 0

Richie Milton Born circa 1950 in London… Richie Milton’s career was kick started in the late 60′s, when he appeared on national TV performing, “Got My Mojo Working”, when only 13 years of age.

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Session 33 September 27 2012

Session 33 September 27 2012

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Gov’t Mule is a Southern USA rock jam band formed in 1994 as an Allman Brothers Band side project, by Warren Haynes and Allen Woody. The two shared a love for 1960s power trios

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The New Brunswick Battle of the Blues

The New Brunswick Battle of the Blues

Ches Moulton September 23, 2012 0

The search is on, for the 3rd year in a row, for talented unsigned and original blues bands and solo musicians. The province of New Brunswick, Canada, is looking once more for UK talent

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Session 32 September 20 2012

Session 32 September 20 2012

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Born Kenny Wayne Brobst on June 12, 1977, in the state of Louisiana…Kenny Wayne Shepherd is an American guitarist, singer, and songwriter. He has released several studio albums and experienced a rare level of

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Session 31 September 13 2012

Session 31 September 13 2012

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Born James A. Lane in Ruleville, Mississippi on June 3, 1924…Jimmy Rogers was a Chicago blues singer, guitarist and harmonica player. Rogers learned the harmonica alongside his childhood friend Snooky Pryor, and as a

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Session 30 September 06 2012

Session 30 September 06 2012

Ches Moulton September 9, 2012 0

Born Marion Walter Jacobs (May 1, 1930 – February 15, 1968), Little Walter was an American blues harmonica player, whose revolutionary approach to his instrument has earned him comparisons to Charlie Parker and Jimi

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Milton & Farrow Entertainers Extraordinaire!

Milton & Farrow Entertainers Extraordinaire!

Ches Moulton September 2, 2012 1

On August 09, 2012 Blues From Brentwood was honoured to host two veteran and talented entertainers in the persons of Richie Milton & Bill Farrow. Their guile and wit are a natural extension  of

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Session 29 August 30 2012

Session 29 August 30 2012

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Robert William Gary Moore…born on 4 April 1952 in Belfast , was a Northern Irish musician, most widely recognised as a blues singer and guitarist. Moore grew up on Castleview Road opposite Stormont’s Parliament

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Session 28 August 23 2012

Session 28 August 23 2012

Ches Moulton August 23, 2012 1

Born on the 12th of January 1941…John William  Baldry  was an British and Canadian blues singer and voice actor. Baldry’s birth was registered in Brixworth Registration District. His early life was spent in Edgware,

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Session 26 August 09 2012

Session 26 August 09 2012

Ches Moulton August 9, 2012 0

Born John Lee Curtis Williamson on March 30, 1914 Sonny Boy Williamson  was an American blues harmonica player and singer, and the first to use the name Sonny Boy Williamson. His original recordings were

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Session 25 August 02 2012

Session 25 August 02 2012

Ches Moulton August 2, 2012 0

George Thorogood born February 24, 1950 is an American blues rock vocalist/guitarist and recording artist from the state of Delaware in the  United States. In the 1970s, Thorogood played on a baseball team in

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Session 24 July 26 2012

Session 24 July 26 2012

Ches Moulton July 26, 2012 0

Chester Arthur Burnett born on June 10, 1910 in West Point, Mississippi  and known as Howlin’ Wolf, was an influential American blues singer, guitarist and harmonica player. With a booming voice and looming physical

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Session 23 July 19 2012

Session 23 July 19 2012

Ches Moulton July 19, 2012 0

Canned Heat is an American blues-rock/boogie rock band that formed in Los Angeles, California in 1965.  It was launched by two blues enthusiasts, Alan Wilson and Bob Hite, who took the name from Tommy

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Set List-Sunday July 15 2012

Set List-Sunday July 15 2012

Ches Moulton July 15, 2012 0

Alicia Keys Fallin’ 2001 April Wine Just Between You And Me 1996 B.J. Thomas (Hey Won’t You Play) Another Somebody Done Somebody Wrong Song 1975 Bob Marley No Woman, No Cry (Live At The

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Session 22 July 12 2012

Session 22 July 12 2012

Ches Moulton July 12, 2012 0

Eric Patrick Clapton, born on 30 March 1945 in Ripley, Surrey, England, to a British mother and Canadian father… is known throughout the world as a guitarist and singer-songwriter, creative genius and philanthropist. Clapton

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Jo Harman Biographical

Jo Harman Biographical

Ches Moulton July 5, 2012 0

“I want to make a classic album” so says Johanna Harman, “one that sounds just as good in ten years time” she explains. “I’ve had producers, managers, boyfriends, whoever, all telling me to follow

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Session 21 July 05 2012

Session 21 July 05 2012

Ches Moulton July 5, 2012 0

Born Elmore Brooks  on January 27, 1918  in Mississippi Elmore James was an American blues guitarist, singer, songwriter and band leader. He was known as “the King of the Slide Guitar” and had a

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Session 20 June 28 2012

Session 20 June 28 2012

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Born Carolyn Bradford in 1972, in  Houston, Texas) Carolyn Wonderland is an American blues singer, songwriter and musician. She is married to A. Whitney Brown. Originally a High School dropout in pursuit of her

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Jo Harman – Interview and Tour Dates

Jo Harman – Interview and Tour Dates

Ches Moulton June 28, 2012 1

Click here to listen again to the interview: Thu. 12th July, New Crawdaddy Club, Billericay, Essex Fri. 20th July, Chichester Inn, Chichester Fri. 24th Aug, Limetree FESTIVAL, Yorkshire Fri. 31st Aug, Brixham Theatre, Devon

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Session 19 June 21 2012

Session 19 June 21 2012

Ches Moulton June 21, 2012 0

Delbert McClinton was born November 4, 1940 in Lubbock Texas and is an American blues rock and electric blues singer-songwriter, guitarist, harmonica player, and pianist.Active as a side-man since 1962 and as a band

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Session 18 June 14 2012

Session 18 June 14 2012

Ches Moulton June 14, 2012 0

Born on October 3, 1954 Stephen Ray “Stevie” Vaughan (– August 27, 1990) was an American guitarist, vocalist, songwriter, and a notable recording artist. Often referred to by his initials, SRV, he is best

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Blues at Burstead with Grapevine Blues

Blues at Burstead with Grapevine Blues

Ches Moulton June 14, 2012 0

The Rotary Club of Billericay staged its annual Big Band in the Garden  festival on Sunday June 10.  This year known as Blues at Burstead, it was  held  at the home of Rotarian Peter

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Session 17 June 07 2012

Session 17 June 07 2012

Ches Moulton June 9, 2012 0

Born Jamesetta Hawkins in Los Angeles on January 25, 1938  Etta James was an American singer, songwriter and recording artist. Her style spanned a variety of music genres including blues, rhythm and blues, rock

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Liam Tarpey: a studio session

Liam Tarpey: a studio session

Ches Moulton June 1, 2012 0

The UK’s rising blues recording artist Liam Tarpey graced us with his presence in the studio during Blues From Brentwood this week. Not only did he sit down for an interview, but he also

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Dave Jackson descends upon Phoenix

Dave Jackson descends upon Phoenix

Ches Moulton June 1, 2012 0

  One part ‘Kossoff’, one part ‘Rodgers’ with a good dose of ‘Hendrix’. A guitar style described as mesmerising, luscious deep toned and soaring. With a rock-solid rhythm section likened to ‘Mitch Mitchell’, ‘Andy

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Session 16 May 31 2012

Session 16 May 31 2012

Ches Moulton June 1, 2012 0

Born on December 17, 1939 in New Orleans, James Carroll Booker III – was a New Orleans styled rhythm and blues musician  Booker’s unique style combined rhythm and blues with jazz standards. Booker was

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Session 15 May 24 2012

Session 15 May 24 2012

Ches Moulton May 24, 2012 0

George “Buddy” Guy born July 30, 1936 is an American blues guitarist and singer. Critically acclaimed, he is a pioneer of the Chicago blues sound and has served as an influence to some of

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Session 14 May 17 2012

Session 14 May 17 2012

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Born Carey Bell Harrington on November 14 1936 in Macon, Mississippi. Carey Bell was an American blues musician, who played the harmonica in the Chicago blues style. As a child, Bell was intrigued by

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Session 13 May 10 2012

Session 13 May 10 2012

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Norman Jeffrey “Jeff” Healey born on March 25, 1966  was a Canadian jazz and blues-rock vocalist and guitarist who attained musical and personal popularity, particularly in the 1980s and 1990s. Born in Toronto, Ontario,

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Session 12 May 03 2012

Session 12 May 03 2012

Ches Moulton May 3, 2012 0

McKinley Morganfield was born on April 4, 1913 –  known as Muddy Waters, he was an American blues musician, generally considered the “father of modern Chicago blues”. He was a major inspiration for the British

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Session 11 April 26 2012

Session 11 April 26 2012

Ches Moulton April 26, 2012 0

Colin James, born Colin James Munn on August 17, 1964, in Regina, Saskatchewan, is a Canadian singer-songwriter, guitarist, and record producer, who plays in the blues, rock, and neo-swing genres. During his early years

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Session 10 April 19 2012

Session 10 April 19 2012

Ches Moulton April 19, 2012 0

Robert Cray born on August 1, 1953, in Columbus, Georgia, is an American blues guitarist and singer, songwriter and recording artist. A five-time Grammy Award winner, he has led his own band, as well

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Session 09 April 12 2012

Session 09 April 12 2012

Ches Moulton April 12, 2012 0

Born in Leona, Texas, October 1, 1932  Albert Collins was an American electric blues guitarist and singer (and occasional harmonica player) whose recording career began in the 1960s in Texas and whose fame eventually

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Session 08 April 05 2012

Session 08 April 05 2012

Ches Moulton April 5, 2012 0

  Born Carlos Augusto Alves Santana on July 20, 1947, Carlos Santana is a Mexican-American rock guitarist. Santana became famous in the late 1960s and early 1970s pioneering a blend of rock, salsa and

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Session 07 March 29 2012

Session 07 March 29 2012

Ches Moulton March 29, 2012 1

  Henry Saint Clair Fredericks born May 17, 1942, who uses the stage name Taj Mahal, is an American Grammy Award winning blues musician. Born in Harlem, New York, Taj Mahal grew up in

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Session 06 March 22 2012

Session 06 March 22 2012

Ches Moulton March 22, 2012 0

John Lee Hooker born on August 22, 1917  was a highly influential American blues singer-songwriter and guitarist. The youngest of eleven children He began his life as the son of a sharecropper, and Baptist

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Session 05 March 15 2012

Session 05 March 15 2012

Ches Moulton March 18, 2012 0

Albert King  was an American blues guitarist and singer, and a major influence in the world of blues guitar playing. Born on April 25, 1923 One of the “Three Kings of the Blues Guitar” 

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Session 04 March 08 2012

Session 04 March 08 2012

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Born Eunice Kathleen Waymon  on February 21, 1933 , Nina Simone was an American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and civil rights activist widely associated with jazz music. Simone aspired to become a classical pianist

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Session 03 March 01 2012

Session 03 March 01 2012

Ches Moulton March 1, 2012 0

Settled in much more comfortably this week and flew solo without incident. Just love sharing my collection of Blues music with listeners. This weeks Three For Thursday featured British blues legend John Mayall. John

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Session 02 February 23 2012

Session 02 February 23 2012

Ches Moulton February 23, 2012 0

Well, the second show was a real blast. Lots of great music, a more comfortable experience in presenting the show and all around a more natural flow. Even got a request…which I will play

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Session 01 February 16 2012

Session 01 February 16 2012

Ches Moulton February 16, 2012 0

Had a Great first show. The first hour was marvelous! The second hour was…well as they say…it was live radio. The only thing I’ve learned from my mistakes…is not to repeat them. Confident that

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