Recorded for release Monday 18th July 2016
This week we meet up with the Saturday night line up from the Brewood Music Festival with Nick Hayward, Formally from Bucks Fizz, Luke Friend, Federal Charm and The Lagan all joining us for a chat. We also hear from Jean Martyn about her latest gig in Brewood, find out about the 1940's day at The Locksmith's House in Willenhall as we talk to Steven Hearn of The Black Country Living Museum and we hear from Liam O'Connell about his best of release.We also have music from Zoe - she came 13th overall and 8th on viewer voting in Eurovision 2016 for Austria.
Recorded at Molineux Monday 11th July 2016
This week we hear about summer fayres at Loxdale Primary School and the Leonard Cheshire Care home, Ian Sutherland tells us about his album launch as does Joseph Whelan of The Contrast, we meet the team behind the forthcoming film Sustain and RDB Red balloon update us on their fundraising work. Rhys and Stef from Lunar Sunrise join us in the studio to share some of their music and talk Wrestling.
Recorded at Molineux Monday 4th July 2016
This week Frederick Forsyth lets us know about his reflection on the Battle of the Somme where a poem he wrote has been set to music, Scott Matthews joins us in the studio to sing live and chat about his latest album, we hear from the team behind Musical Mixup which is raising money for Compton Hospice, PJ Proby lets us know about his appearance at Birmingham's Symphony Hall later this year, Scott Bird tells us about the new season at Wolverhampton's Grand Theatre and we hear how the Willenhall Singers may need you!
Recorded at Molineux Monday 27th June 2016
This week we chat with Louisa Lytton about her role in Swap!, Cllr Barry Findlay lets us know about his Enjoy Wolverhampton events, Skye and Kevin from Black Country Fusion join us to tell us about a charity football match, and David Tristram and Doreen join us on the phone to chat about their latest work. Music comes from Roni Perry.
Recorded at Molineux for release Monday 20th June 2016
This week Steven Blakeley tells us about his return to the role of PC Geoff Younger in Heartbeat at The Grand in July, we hear about Quill's latest gig in the City from Joy Strachan, this weekend sees several events for National Armed Forces Day taking place in Wolverhampton and we have an update on what is going on, Sutton Arts tell us about their production of 'The Wedding Singer' and Fran Richards lets us know about the last few Artsfest events for 2016. Music comes from Kirsty Churchill and we chat with her about her latest single release.
Recorded at Molineux, the Gatis Community Space and The Grand for release Monday 13th June 2016
This week we chat with Norman Pace about being the Narrator for the Rocky Horror show this week at The Grand, we also hear from Ian Adams who is Widow Twankey in Aladdin this year as well as catching up with Claudia Gilmour about their panto workshops and quilted flying carpet. We find out about a soccer development session for girls being co-ordinated by Wolves Community Trust and we sent the Gardening Marys along to The Gatis Community Space for the annual 'Big Lunch' where the met Maria Billing to from Gatis and two of the team behind this national initiative started at The Eden Project in Cornwall. Music comes from both Steve Young and Floodhounds.
Recorded at Molineux on Monday 7th June 2016
This week we meet Ben Faulks AKA Mr Bloom and chat about him being in Panto at The Grand this year, Dean Friedman lets us know about his Wolverhampton gig at The Art Gallery, The cast of Title of Show join us on the phone ahead of their forthcoming appearance at The Old Joint Stock Theatre in Birmingham, we hear about the recent success of the Pauline Quirk Accademy in our area, The Two Reggies pop in for a chat and a sing song and Heather Wastie lets us know about some of her final events as Worcestershire's Poet Laureate. We have Music from the Molly Anna Band with Molly joining us on the phone for a chat too.
Recorded for release Monday 30th May 2016
This week we hear from Clare Teal about Twelve O'Clock Tales which is at The Grand in June and Forever In blue Jean's Carole Newman lets us know about their show at the theatre which is along in July, we talk to Jacky Fellows about how you can see the Fizzog's Freezin' and also fins out about the Mental Film Festival from Joshua Baggot. Music comes from Chris Ilett as he prepares to take on the US.
Recorded at Molineux Monday 23rd May 2016
This week Tom Parry of Pappys lets us know about the Hilarity Charity Gala in aid of Central Youth Theatre, Scot Bird tells us how you can vote for the names of the Booths and Suites created as part of The Grand Theatre refurb, we hear about the 14:48 festival from Neil Reading of the Arena Theatre and we chat with the New Mayor of Wolverhampton Cllr Barry Findley about the charities he is supporting as part of his mayoral year. Music comes from Jamie Porter as we hear his new single Sounds of the Summer.
Recorded at Molineux Monday 16th May 2016
This week we find out about Northern Ballet's production of Jane Eyre and Freya Copeland tells us about her role in SWAP!, both of which are at The Grand in June, Gary O'Dea and Alex Vann pop in to let us know about their gig on Friday at Wovlerhampton Art Gallery, Fran Richards updates us on Artsfest and Will Adamson lets us know about a pre-Euros event at The Cleveland Arms. Brett Huckfield plays live in the studio and lets us know about his forthcoming gigs.