Since 2013, i have been gradually building up the filming content side of the, Radio Variety Show.
The recordings are radio guests and gigs we attend and film the acts. The equipment, is a Canon Compact. Powershot, which has shocking audio ability. Many musicians have been shocked at the playback. There will be more, with your help. More on that in the. Support the show, page
Images left to right in act order. Great night and most was filmed. When video in HD is uploaded, the images will be replaced
Second and final gig we attended in 2014. Both in Birmingham. We had a great time, watching the acts perform
Fracture Launch Kicked off with a solo performance Alex Juno, lead singer, songwriter of, Elmo Sexwhistle
30 Minute performance ( Lefy)
Second time i have filmed Sinestar. They get better and better
Over 30 minutes set, outstanding
First song selected for upload from their. Fracture, album launch
ATE, also known as, Among the Echoes
The entire 50 minutes set, was in album track order
Second song from their set, from the Flapper. Birmingham.
This was to launch their brand new album, Fracture
Great gig and one of my favourite venues to date.
Debut of "Humanvox" duo from Sunderland, Eurasianeyes, fabulous set from Pop/Trance Diva, Kira, throwing themselves on stage, well, Jay Smith did, from Manchester, Techno/Goth duo, Deviant, oustanding set by Pop electro act, Sinesta and great stage presence and new arranged performance with an addtional guitarist, Among the Echoes.
I filmed all this with my Canon camera and got great feedback from. Various video segments from Eurasianeyes, sinestar and Among the Echoes have been used and are on their respective Youtube Channels
February, we returned to Castle House broadcast ( Although, turned out it was rubbish stream), The Strummer Room Night, organised by Chris Oakes
but the camera work come out fine.
Masiro, a trio from Banbury/Oxford, who are Jazz/Rock fusion instrumentalist, i received a CD from in 2013. I finally got to see them.
Punk Drunk Monkey Club were great on this night and the best performance i had see
Blood Red Stars, with a Jesus and Mary Chain/Ride, 90s indie sounds and Shapes, who headlined with a Pop/Dodgy/Van Morrison style,sound
were all part of the night
First local gig we broadcast and filmed.
This is the first Strummer Room Night organised by Bodfest music co ordinator, Chris Oakes. This was hosted by local venue, Castle House, which ios run by, Jake Pell and Suzette Neptune(Formerly known as JT's)
Performing were Simon Dwight, which ended up being a sequal from 2013, summer radio appearance. A solo performance by,Punch Drunk Monkey Club, lead singer, Bradley Taylor, fantasic Acoustic duo from, Southampton, Eagle and Weeks and great Psychedelic Punk outfit from, Oxford, Spinner Fall.
Below is the on camera interview i did the evening after with CO owner of the venue, Jake Pell and with his, singer of I Cried Wolf, Harry Davies, which is the resident Metal band, who were performing a few after i was there
For the first time in a rather long while, we have a Drum and Bass DJ set by 2 Tone and DJ Twist
Both hailing from, Milton Keynes, where 2tone plays Intelligent and Twist, the Darker side of the jump up force.
It was a great Saturday afternoon, they played for roughly an hour each. 2tone was on his Technics 1210s first and then Twist
on his CD Pioneers. This was broadcast and filmed from the new monthly guest location of the Hanwell Fields Community Center, BanburyThe Podcast is now up to listen to. The second half is louder than the first half due to the CD decks
Live from General Foods Social Club on Saturday 26th October, we had special guest musician, Jonny Cooke, all the way from Ireland.
He was accompanied by his chauffier and drum and bass DJ brother. Tony, for the afternoon.
We had a laugh, drank a few beers, had a chat and Jonny performed,
Since uploading the 45 minutes film and uploading within a few days of filming, we have a great response from fans and the albums engineer
Here we have the whole performance, some interview and vlogging. This includes, album songs, covers and demos
The audio broadcast is now up on Podcast here
Jamie aka. Jaythree and Adam Bunting, Aka Adam b, for duo, Baleve. A duo from Banbury makes big ripples. on 29th September the performed three songs live and part of the interview was also captured. There is one segment below. The full version of all segments together will available soon
Doo Doob, Be Doh Wah the film
This is the whole 48 minute performance from the end of August 2013. John and the debut of Blue Horizon, performing many songs of the album
( Title above) This is uncut so the full 48 minute performance edited together from full song segments
A few weeks after playing at Bodfest 2013, in Bodicote, near Banbury, he agreed to come down from Milton Keynes to Banbury for a special on him.
I had miss him at Bodfest, as i had heard, Chris Oakes, mention him. I got a CD from, Simon and when he come down, this is the result. over 30 minute Acoustic performance.
This is what to expect at the Castle House gig on January 24th 2014
The first time i had filmed and entire set thing long and put it up in full this year. Took 6 months to plan, but it was worth it.
Aside from the first song, the entire performance is there
Ian Nicholson and John Sage, who make up, part of, Blackdoghat