Celtarabia at Beverley Fringe Festival

Celtarabia gigs are always loads of fun with everybody dancing the night away to the rhythms and grooves and of Quentin's hurdy gurdy fusion tunes. This was the first gig without my buddy Mandi on hammer dulcimer, while she is away doing a musical #lejog interlude, and although I missed her, fear not Zebedee stood … Continue reading Celtarabia at Beverley Fringe Festival

LECo Recording New Release!

Loudhailer Electric Company had a brilliant three days recording the next release with Mikey Scott in Studio94. Watch out for the EP coming soon - we've got a summer solstice launch party at Kardomah94 Midsummer Night's Scream, June 21st details here with preview on BBC Introducing the week before. Have a look at Rich's gallery of … Continue reading LECo Recording New Release!

Celtarabia at Moon on the Water

Celtarabia at Moon on the Water, May 18th 2019. We got some grooves going and danced the night away. Rich's pictures tell the story. Click on an image in the gallery and scroll on... Celtarabia at Moon on the Water were: Quentin Budworth – Hurdy Gurdy Amanda Lowe – Hammer Dulcimer Mark Chillington – Drums … Continue reading Celtarabia at Moon on the Water

Loudhailer Acoustic November 2018

Thanks to everyone who came to the acoustic night on Thursday: Jim Orwin, Catherine Scott, Jeff Parsons and Paul, Gifford Rolfe and Joan Foye, Roy Kibbler and Brian Williams. Everyone played a great set and we had time to go round again for a second set - first time in a long time. Great to … Continue reading Loudhailer Acoustic November 2018

Loudhailer Electric Company Psychedelic Gathering #2

A big high five to everybody who joined the Loudhailer Electric Company gathering at Kardomah94 last night. We had a blast! Special thanks to Freetownway promotions, Matthew Lund on the desk, the mighty Terra Fin for opening the show with a fantastic set, first time in Hull and certainly not the last. Next up for all you space rockers out there we're opening for the Hawklords at The … Continue reading Loudhailer Electric Company Psychedelic Gathering #2

As my sun continues to set

Written after I was hosting the Open Bridges workshops in Dove House Hospice, a very uplifting experience. But it's a personal story. The fragments that will stay until the end. It's all true, except for the very last line... "Shadows lengthen, future days are less, the pale light trips up the horizon as my sun … Continue reading As my sun continues to set