Gareth Williams

I was born in 70s Brentwood and inherited my love of music from my parents. Over 500 gigs, 14 Glastonburys, and countless music purchases later, the passion remains.

I became involved with promoting live music, and also briefly running a small label, WET Records with 2 friends many moons ago, and it was an interview with Phoenix about the label that piqued my interest.

I joined the team as the Sunday Morning Breakfast Show presenter in January 2017, where you can hear 3 hours of just about anything good from 7am every week.

You can also find me presenting Indie Schmindie, 2 hours of Indie, Alternative & Rock from the 80s, 90s & 00s, and all of my previous shows can be found here.

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Recent posts from Gareth

Indie Schmindie – Show 72

Another trawl through the Indie & Alternative history books on a Thursday night.  Just the sort of stuff that Harry read more

Indie Schmindie – Show 71

Two more hours of quite brilliant Indie & Alternative from 80s, 90s & 00s Foo Fighters – Learn To Fly read more

Indie Schmindie – Show 70

Indie goodness from the 80s, 90s and 00s that you won’t often hear on your radio! Curve – Chinese Burn read more

Sunday Breakfast Show – 12/09/2021

Sunday marked the day tennis superstar really arrived, and there was lots of other tennis good news for GB, as read more

Indie Schmindie – Show 69

As it was September, and it was show 69, I played songs about the month, and the number, and if read more

Sunday Breakfast Show – 05/09/2021

So I had a couple of weeks off to run a half marathon and go to a gig.  Both were read more

Indie Schmindie – Show 68

As August rushes to an end, we’re here to banish the end of summer blues, with more classic Indie & read more

Indie Schmindie – Show 67

Two more hours of the finest Alternative & Indie from the 80s, 90s and 00s!! Idlewild – A Modern Way read more

Indie Schmindie – Show 66

Editors – The Racing Rats Bloc Party – Banquet Dinosaur Jr. – Just Like Heaven British Sea Power – Waving read more

Sunday Breakfast Show – 01/08/2021 – SHOW 200!!!

I started on Phoenix in January 2017, and since I presented my first show, I got married, broke both my read more

Indie Schmindie – Show 65

8 months into 2021? It’s true. So what else could we do but give you another 2 hours of the read more

Indie Schmindie – Show 64

2 more hours of the finest Indie & Alternative from the 80s, 90s, 00s. And you will be able to read more

Indie Schmindie – Show 63 – Latitude Special

We were at Latitude festival, so to celebrate, we played songs from bands that had played the festival in the read more

Latitude 2021 – Ruth Lyon Interview

We spoke with Ruth minutes after she came off stage at the festival.  We spoke about her new band, new read more

Latitude 2021 – Strawberry Lace Interview

  We spoke to Strawberry Lace before they took to the stage on the Sunday.   A mix of genres, the read more

Latitude 2021 – Ellie Dixon Interview

We caught up with Ellie the day after her well received headline BBC introducing set.  We chatted about festivals, her read more

Latitude 2021 – Sean Rowley Interview

I spoke to Radio Presenter, DJ, festival founder, and all round legend Sean Rowley, and yes, I was a little starstruck, read more

Latitude 2021 – Swim School Interview

Named by the NME as one of the 10 unmissible acts to see at this year’s festivals, we spoke to read more

Latitude 2021 – Gabby Rivers Interview

Although we tried to go and see Gabby’s set, as we sheepishly explain in the interview it was not to read more

Indie Schmindie – Show 62

There was a rumour going around that it was my birthday… and what better way to celebrate than with another read more

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