BONAMASSA to Salute the Great British Blues Explosion — Special Concerts for UK Fans — TICKETS GO ON SALE FRIDAY 29 JAN

The Superstar American blues rock musician JOE BONAMASSA will pay tribute to the legends of British Blues in a wonderful live tribute concert series titled JOE BONAMASSA IN CONCERT: A SALUTE TO THE BRITISH BLUES EXPLOSION. This once-in-a-lifetime experience will be an honest and thrilling homage to the music of Eric Clapton, Jeff Beck and…

Engelbert Calling

When impresario, svengali, torchbearer and king-maker Gordon Mills of MAM Records “re-designed” Arnold George Dorsey (turning him into Engelbert Humperdinck) he gathered him (and his other talents: Thomas Woodward aka Tom Jones and Ray O’Sullivan aka Gilbert O’Sullivan) around him in his St George’s Hill neighborhood. Humperdinck’s home was “Glenbrook” in Weybridge, Surrey. Other neighbours…

RINGO Selling Drum for £20million

Beatles drummer Ringo – with Barbara Bach – brought Rydinghurst and its 200 acres for £2million back in 1999. Starr now aims to sell off the Surrey property. It’s a million miles from his childhood home at 10 Admiral Grove, Dingle, Liverpool The Grade-II listed Jacobean mansion is likely to fetch ten-times more than he…

Surrey at the Brits

Yes, it is all a matter of “Money money money …” and has about the same artistic value as a forged version of “The Green Lady“ (as seen hanging in Father Ted’s parochial house) but at least it has has got us talking. About music. The whys and the wherefores. And Surrey.    Yes, our…

Snakecharmer Album Review

Originally founded in 2011 by former members of Whitesnake – Snakecharmer is a super-group that is made up from some of the best musicians in this country – Micky Moody and Neil Murray (Whitesnake), Laurie Wisefield (Wishbone Ash), Harry James (Thunder), Adam Wakeman (Ozzy Osbourne) and Chris Ousey (Heartland.) The band have now issued their…