Bless me was I a walking cold virus today…. all bunged up and chesty, still the show must go on..and lucky for my guest that was via a telephone
This week I got to chance to chat with Ian Wall from a Birmingham band, Among the Echoes. We played tracks from their debut EP Freak and heard a stunning new remix of the current Analog Angel track – You can listen to that track and the whole show on the Mixcloud link below….
My music pick for this week;
Mon 13 May CSS – Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen, London
Brazilian electro-funksters were the NME darlings of 2006. They are famous for their funky dance aesthetic and sexy front woman, Love Foxx, who is considered by many to be the sauciest export from Brazil since Pele.
Fri 17 May The Fall – The Clapham Grand, London
Coming out of the Mancunian post-punk scene in the late 1970s, Mark E. Smith’s band have undergone many line-up changes to leave a large number of highly influential albums encompassing everything from arty post-punk to electronica-influenced rock.
Sun 19 May Lana Del Rey – Hammersmith Apollo, London
Elizabeth Woolridge Grant (born June 21, 1986), better known by her stage name Lana Del Rey, is an American singer-songwriter. Del Rey initially began performing in clubs in New York City at age 18 and signed her first recording contract when she was 20 years old with 5 Points Records, releasing her first digital album Lana Del Ray a.k.a. Lizzy Grant in January 2010.
My Comedy show picks for this week……
Stand Up For Women… featuring Michael McIntyre – 13th May 2013 • Bloomsbury Theatre
Michael McIntyre will be joining some of Britain’s top comedians at the Bloomsbury Theatre in support of Eaves. “Stand Up For Women” will feature Luisa Omielan, Maff Brown, Carly Smallman, Ed Petrie …more
Jimmy Carr — “Gagging Order” – 18th May 2013 • O2 Academy Brixton
Jimmy Carr’s back on the road with a brand-new stage show — “Gagging Order”. Expect plenty of bare-knuckle gags as he brings his quick-fire wit to the Brixton Academy.
Channel 4 Comedy Gala – 18th May 2013 • O2 Arena
Channel 4 is hosting a spectacular comedy gala at The O2 in aid of Great Ormond Street Children’s Hospital. Some of the best comedy talent in Britain and abroad will be taking part including Alan Carr