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Loudhailer Electric Company Live Show Reel 2022

Despite the lack of live gigs these last couple of years, we've been having fun rehearsing as usual down at O'Riley's in Hull. Last week we set up for a live video shoot with a view to getting back on the road. So here's our Loudhailer Electric Company 2022 show reel video, with clips from … Continue reading Loudhailer Electric Company Live Show Reel 2022

Angel From Montgomery

This song has been going round in my head for days, weeks even. I remember being moved by John Prine's evocative and nostalgic songs as a child, and was sad when he died of Covid-19 last year. He tells the story of how he imagined the protagonist, a woman of 46, standing at the sink … Continue reading Angel From Montgomery

Dexter’s Lockdown Swing

Minor Swing "I’ve been playing violin lots during lockdown and I’ve been getting into Django Reinhardt and Stéphane Grappelli, so I’ve learned the Minor Swing solo. I recorded it in the kitchen yesterday." Dexter Duffy-Howard   Rich and Lou Duffy-Howard – Visit our Home Page

The Sonic Architect’s Celebration

We had a brilliant time at our Sonic Architect's Celebration, down at Admiral Bunting's space port on Friday night. O'Rileys was rockin' all night. This is from our set, As My Sun, captured by our good friend Brett Hambling. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tIZTUw22vVo&ab_channel=LoudhailerUK Next up we'll be there again on July 8th with our friends Sleeperman and Tom … Continue reading The Sonic Architect’s Celebration

Midsommer by Agent Starling

It's going to be a scorcher and our celebration of the summer solstice starts today with the release of our summer single and video, Midsommer 😍🎶🌞 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O-HFBzlEboY&ab_channel=LoudhailerUK “Sun, stand still, fires burn, I will swim in waters that shine, and flow towards the rising sun Sun, stand high, and long, come dance through the waves, … Continue reading Midsommer by Agent Starling

Red Guitars tour 2022 Gallery – LOU’S FAVES

Up until this year we had hardly any Red Guitars photos, and now we have an abundance. These are some of my favourites. The photographer is Richard Duffy-Howard, except the first one of all of us by Jacqui, two at the Adelphi by Sydpix and two black & white ones which are by DPJaques (the … Continue reading Red Guitars tour 2022 Gallery – LOU’S FAVES

Celtarabia at Bearded Theory

Absolutely ace to be back playing on the festival scene. We had a fantastic time, Celtarabia at Bearded Theory Spring Gathering. Amazing sound and laser light show, we couldn't see it from the stage, so it's especially good to see Rich's photos. Have a look through the gallery. Celtarabia at Bearded Theory photographs by Richard … Continue reading Celtarabia at Bearded Theory

Nick Harper at Wrecking Ball Hull

We're really excited to announce that we're teaming up with Wrecking Ball Arts Centre to welcome Nick Harper back to Hull with his eagerly anticipated brand new studio album tour this autumn. This is what Nick's team have to say: 2022 sees Nick Harper jettison his normally aspirated time machine which clocks in at just … Continue reading Nick Harper at Wrecking Ball Hull

Agent Starling On BBC TV

I had a very nice day out to Bridlington this week filming with Agent Starling for BBC TV Look North and BBC Radio Humberside. You can see the interview here - have a look and find out about the hurdy-gurdy and what we've been recording: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vAjWKsF-Zd8&ab_channel=LoudhailerUK Find out more in this interview recorded by BBC … Continue reading Agent Starling On BBC TV