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



Sunday Breakfast Show – 06/12/2020

December came, and with it news of a vaccine, and some hope that 2021 might be a better year!  We read more



Indie Schmindie – Show 31

Another 2 hours of fine 80s, 90s & 00s Indie to warm the cockles of your hearts. Listen again below read more



Will Joseph Cook Interview – Sunday Breakfast Show

I spoke to Will about new album, Something To Feel Good About, TikTok, live music, and his podcast/record label Bad Hotel. read more



Sunday Breakfast Show – 29/11/2020

Lots of sport, RIP Darth Vader, and an interview with Will Joseph Cook, which you can listen to here – read more



Indie Schmindie – Show 30

The last show of November, the usual high quality Indie & Alternative from 80s, 90s & 00s.  Already planning what read more



Sunday Breakfast Show – 22/11/2020

The usual news, sport and travel, and loads of good music Mantronix – Got To Have Your Love six by read more



Indie Schmindie – Show 29

Was I on strong pain killers following an operation whilst presenting the show?  Possibly.  Was the music still brilliant?  Yes read more



Indie Schmindie – Show 28

Which is your favourite decade for Indie & Alternative music? 80s? 90s? 00s? Well fear not, we once more covered read more



Sunday Breakfast Show – 08/11/2020

A misty Sunday morning, and of course, Southend had lost again.  We spoke about mental well being during lockdown 2, read more



Indie Schmindie – Show 27

Even with one eye on the goings on in the USA presidential election, I think it’s fair to say we read more



Sunday Breakfast Show – 01/11/2020

The last Sunday of October.  Southend lost again, and we moved towards lockdown number 2.  So we served up 3 read more



Indie Schmindie – Show 26

After the giddy heights of show 25, I’m delighted to say we kept the quality going with show 26.  You read more



Indie Schmindie – Show 25

To celebrate the quarter of a century mark, we decided to give you two hours on indie dancefloor classics from read more



Sunday Breakfast Show – 18/10/2020

Sport, Strictly, Some other stuff,  and I managed to pack all of these songs into 3 hours as well! Simon read more



Indie Schmindie – Show 24

If you take all of the song titles of this weeks magnificent 80s, 90s and 00s Indie & Alternative, you’ll read more



Sunday Breakfast Show – 11/10/2020

We said goodbye to two musical greats, spoke about giving birth in mid air, and did the usual Sunday morning read more



Indie Schmindie – Show 23

From classic albums celebrating birthdays, slightly obscure american bands, epic “shoegazing” and a quick dabble in the world of of read more



Sunday Breakfast Show – 04/10/2020

October arrived, with the cold, rain and wind.  Perfect weather for all of those brave souls running the London Marathon, read more



Indie Schmindie – Show 22

Indie & Alternative from the 80s to the 00s you’re after?  Well just look at the quality of this. You read more



Sunday Breakfast Show – 27/09/2020

The last Sunday in September saw lots of football, some cricket, formula 1 and David Attenborough smashing Instagram records You read more

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