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Show 62: The Pierce Brothers

Jack and Pat Pierce - The Pierce Brothers http://www.radiobicester.co.uk/tarkablowpig In an exclusive interview from the O2 Academy in Oxford presenter Jez is joined by twin brothers, Jack and Pat Pierce, as they embark on their first headlining UK tour. Listen in as...

Ginger Baker: 19th August 1939 – 6th October 2019

Ginger Baker Back in 2005 I bought tickets, somewhat against what I thought was my better judgement, for the reunion of 1960's supergroup Cream. Mainly this was due to a number of disappointing solo Eric Clapton performances I had witnessed. However, I needn't have...

Show 61: Matt Stevens of The Fierce And The Dead

http://www.radiobicester.co.uk/tarkablowpig Join presenter Jez Denton as he discusses live albums, bravery in album creation, soundtracks and Eddie Van Halen with guitarist Matt Stevens of the brilliant band The Fierce And The Dead as they release their new live album...

Show 60: RT Special

http://www.radiobicester.co.uk/tarkablowpig Show 60 celebrates the career of presenter Jez's favourite ever musician; the greatest singer/songwriter and guitarist the world has ever seen, Richard Thompson. Covering his 50 plus year career from the start with Fairport...

Show 59: Supergroups

http://www.radiobicester.co.uk/tarkablowpig Show 59 sees presenter Jez explore the world of the supergroup. Track Listing: Strange Brew - CreamScumbag Blues - Them Crooked VulturesEverything You've Come To Expect - The Last Shadow PuppetsBeautiful Girls Are The...

Film Review: A Year In The Life of Merry Hell

It is very easy to slip into stereotypical descriptions of working class people and particularly those from the north of England. The people who were central to the industrialisation that led to this country becoming the great power it was in the 18th and 19th...

Album Review: The Fierce And The Dead Live USA 17

A question that is often asked of music fans is if there was one moment in time you could go back to; to either relive or experience for the first time, what part of musical history would you wish to visit. For this reviewer, little thought is required; for me I'd...

Show 57: Like A Rolling Stone

http://www.radiobicester.co.uk/tarkablowpig In show 57 presenter Jez plays some of the finest songs to be written by Mick Jagger and Keith Richards...only performed by other artists. Track Listing: Let's Spend The Night Together - David BowieJumpin' Jack Flash (Live)...

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