Jason Forrest in The Milk Bar - Episode 323

Recorded at Molineux for release Monday 31st August 2015


This week we meet Gerard Carey, Lord Farquaad in Shrek at Wolverhampton’s Grand Theatre from the 30th of September, Paul Quigley tells us about the September Local History talks, we catch up with Lena McCalla who is in the city as part of her international book tour, Richard Bourne of Phoenix Theatre tells us about the remaining auditions for their forthcoming show and we have music from Gary O’Dea, The Portraits and Sasha McVeigh. 

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Jason Forrest in The Milk Bar - Episode 322

Recorded at Molineux Monday 24th August 2015


This week we hear about the relaxed performance of The Cat in the Hat at Wolverhampton’s Grand Theatre as well as the relaunch of their Choirs, we talk to Vonda Shepard about her new album and UK tour, Chris Eaton, the writer of Cliff Richard’s latest single tells us how the song came about and we hear about a special event from Stagecoach in Wombourne this Thursday. Beth Berwick-Lowe is in the studio to share some of her so and Duet work.

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Jason Forrest in The Milk Bar - Episode 321

Recorded at Molineux for release Monday 17th of August 2015


This week Matt Cliff tells us about the 2nd Anniversary of the opening of The Coffee House and Grill in Brownhills,  Kris Pugh joins us to talk about the current batch of console Games, we hear about the September WV1 Comedy Club and give you the chance to win a pair of tickets to the show, Geoff Tristram is on the phone talking about his appearance at the Bewdley literary festival and we pop along to the Willenhall Lock Workers memorial now in place in the Town Centre. Music comes from Shatter Effect and they are in the studio to tell us about their new album.

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Jason Forrest in The Milk Bar - Episode 320

Recorded at 101.8 WCR FM, Molineux and In Niteroi RJ Brazil for release Monday 10th August 2015


This week we chat with Leo Sayer about his new Album Restless Years and the UK tour that starts next month, Ian Billings pops in for a chat to talk about his next book and this years Panto, Alex Rolls of  Black Country Snacks provides some samples of their latest products, Kevin Blair  updates us on and extra night’s entertainment as part of Tribute in the Park 2015, Maison Kelley tells us about his Fundraising Concert and Willenhall Musical Theatre Company join us for sing some songs and talk about their 3 forthcoming shows. 

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Jason Forrest in The Milk Bar in Rio - Episode 319

Recorded at Molineux and the H Hotel Niteroi, Rio de Janerio for release Monday 3rd August 2015


This week Scott Bird from the Grand Theatre lets us know about auditions for 2 roles in this years panto, Will Dorrell of Hoo Farm tells us about a celebrity guest they visiting on Friday, we catch up with Grace Ruston of Compton Hospice ahead of a fundraiser this weekend, Shaun Moore takes a break from boxing training so we can hear about the charity bout he is fighting in and we get full details on the re-enactment of the Battle of Wodensfield at Wednesfield High this weekend.

Music this week comes from Michael Armstrong and we hear tracks from his fantastic debut album 'The Debut Album' 

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Jason Forrest in The Milk Bar - Episode 318

Recorded at Molineux, The Palace Theatre Manchester and Wolverhampton Art Gallery for release Monday 27th July 2015

This week we talk to Tommy Steele about The Glenn Miller story that is at The Grand in October, Chris White pops in to talk about his new book, Paul Quigley updates us on the local history talks for August, Jonn Penney of Ned's Atomic Dustbin lets us know about the KYTV festival and Mervyn Strodzinsky joins us to matter about his history links in the city. Music comes from Alex James Ellison who plays live in the studio.

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Jason Forrest in The Milk Bar - Episode 317

Recorded at Molineux (and a beer garden in Dudley) for release Monday 20th July 2015

This week we talk to Carole Gordon ahead of her appearance at Wolverhampton's Grand Theatre on the 25th of July in Voice of the Heart when she performs the hits of Karen Carpenter, Tye Matthew Harris tells us about 'A walk down Broadway' a fundraiser he is producing, we hear from the Fizzogs about their forthcoming shows and Jason went along to the Wildside activity centre to hear about a special event this weekend. Music comes from Sweet Crisis and Son of the Wind.
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Jason Forrest in The Milk Bar - Episode 316

Recorded at Molineux Monday 13th July 2015

This week we  talk to  Alex James Ellison who plays Timmy in Aliens Love Underpants at Wolverhampton's Grand Theatre next week, Simon Quinn tells us about Fired Up Theatres latest project, we hear from Eddie Johnson with the latest news from Reactions Goal Keeping and Julian Elcock updates us on the Pauline Quirk Accademy of Performing Arts. Music comes from Chasing Deer. 
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Jason Forrest in The Milk Bar - Episode 315

Recorded at Molineux Monday 6th June 2015

This week we talk to Geoff Tristram about his latest works of art, Vix from Fuzzbox about her latest musical offering  'Vix and her Mscheifs', Kevin Blair about tribute in the park, Will Adamson on his charity book signing at The Cleveland Arms and Kathy Roper tells us about the impact of the recently introduced Care Act and an event to assist those in Wolverhampton it effects.  As well as music from Vix we also have a couple of tunes from Max who pops in with his band.
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Jason Forrest in The Milk Bar - Episode 314

Recorded for Release Monday 29th June 2015 at Molineux, Wolverhampton Art Gallery and in West Park.

This week we hear about the local history talks for July from Paul Quigley, Jessica Clemmons from Jess and the Bandits tells us a bout hope you could be in her next music video, we hear some of the going on in West Park for Compton in the Park last weekend, Heather Earnston tells us about Visitors Week in Wolverhampton that starts on the 4th of July and we have The Molly Anna Band as our featured Artist.  
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