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Thanks for a great 2011, and a Happy New Year with plenty to look forward to!

December 30, 2011


Thanks to everyone who has regularly visited my blog during 2011 , and attended the various events with which I ve been involved. I wish each and every one of you a Happy New Year – let’s hope 2012 is a good one for us all. On the soul events side, I ve been particularly […]

Parkers ReUnion pt3 – Victor Haynes show now added!

October 12, 2011


Great news for lovers of top live music and in particular Victor Haynes is that Victor and his band will be playing an one-off  live showcase of songs taken from his highly-acclaimed Expansion (digital only) album as part of the forthcoming Parkers ReUnion night at the Band on the Wall, Swan St; Manchester. THE DATE: […]

Keni Burke rises to the top in the Soul City ,Manchester

February 20, 2011


Keni Burke ‘s exclusive date at Manchester’s  Band On the Wall last evening was rapturously received by a large, knowledgeable crowd who had travelled from all around the UK to witness this concert from a sublime talent. The intimate nature of the venue lent itself perfectly to the Keni’s subtle array of compositions, and he […]

“The Guardian” tips Parkers Reunion pt2, December 27th

December 22, 2010


Great to see that in the weekend’s Guardian newspaper, our second Parkers re-union night is tipped as one of this Christmas / New Year’s top 5 events to attend  . Dean, Mike and myself are all set to help you shake off the bad weather blues and make the most of the double bank holiday  […]

Parkers re unions at the Band on the Wall Manchester

September 28, 2010


Thanks to the 300+ who made it along to a memorable first event in August. The night was made extra special, not only by the music and the many luminaries and old faces we saw returning from those legendary sessions at the original location between 89-92, but also because of the many who travelled long […]