Garland Jeffreys 31:03:2017

Mr Kyps, Ashley Cross, Poole At 73 Garland Jeffreys may not need a bigger audience in this country but his music sure as heck deserves it. Its warm embrace of rock, soul, jazz, blues, reggae and merengue is allied to literate, searching lyrics that have been striking chords with everything that’s right for nearly 45 years. A Read More…

Debbie Harry

They wouldn’t have realised at the time, but the few hundred or so young punks and slightly older pub rockers that gathered at Bournemouth’s Village Bowl on May 20, 1977, were witnessing the start of something huge. Some had probably gone to see an emerging London new wave band called Squeeze, although most would have been there Read More…

All that (Goldie) Glitters: Aids, vitamins and all that jazz

MICHAEL Heesy shares most of the every day worries that trouble us all. He worries about paying his bills, getting the shopping and doing the garden. He worries about his little terrier Sadie and how his friends are. He worries about the state of the nation and what the hell George Bush was doing in Read More…