Look at you Now – Elcka

Look at you Now – Elcka

***Harrold from Elcka joined me for a discussion about the bands beginnings, his influences, getting signed, Britpop, nostalgia, touring with Morrissey, the demise of Elcka and what the future might hold***   When Morrissey played Battersea Power Station in December 1997, two noteworthy events took place. The first of these occurred when, during the encore [...]

Talking Richard

Talking Richard

My friend Ben Gunstone once asked me if I would help him out.  He had secured himself a record deal and was about to release his debut album (Merchant Venturer) and was going to mark the occasion with a big gig in Bath.  I told him I'd be happy to help out but didn't know [...]

Kristin Hersh

Kristin Hersh

***this interview was conducted in November 2010 and was originally posted on my film blog myfilms2010*** I’ve been very fortunate since starting to write this blog. I’ve seen a lot of great movies. I’ve interviewed some people whose work I really admire and who I am a big fan of. This is something very different. [...]