The Work in Progress Five

Work in Progress are e-x-p-a-n-d-i-n-g! Cowboy DC, Kelvin and Lewis were joined by Sophie on vocals and Dexter on violin and played a storming gig last night, we loved it, yeee hah!! Here they are - Rich took this great gallery of photos, click on an image and scroll along.   Work in Progress played … Continue reading The Work in Progress Five

Hull International Photography Festival Workshop

Rich was invited to host a workshop for Hull International Photography Festival 2016. The subject was live music photography and portraits. The gallery below is of the photographs chosen to illustrate different approaches, techniques and experience shared and discussed during the workshop. It was lovely to chat with photographers Ian Macdonald and Peter Dench. Thanks to … Continue reading Hull International Photography Festival Workshop

Amanda Lowe & The Aviatrix World Premiere

Last night's world premiere of Amanda Lowe and The Aviatrix' full band Amy Johnson Song Cycle was terrific. Amanda put a a great band together and it was super to play with such a fabulous group of musicians. Amanda Lowe – guitar, mandolin and vocals Ellie Gaynard – violin and vocals Jessica Lawson – autoharp, … Continue reading Amanda Lowe & The Aviatrix World Premiere

Capturing the East Riding

Rich's photograph of Jeff Parsons and Edina Molnar at Loudhailer Acoustic was picked to be shown in the Capturing the East Riding at Work, Rest and Play touring exhibition. We went to see the exhibition at Beverley Treasure House today and I spotted Rich's photograph the moment we walked into the room. Not only does … Continue reading Capturing the East Riding

Loudhailer Seaside Special at Filey Folk Festival 2015

We’re back from an absolutely fantastic weekend hosting our first stage at Filey Folk Festival, our Loudhailer Seaside Special. The whole of Filey was buzzing with live music at ten venues. We hosted two days of music at a new venue, the Masonic Hall with 41 performers who all played brilliant sets. The Masonic Hall … Continue reading Loudhailer Seaside Special at Filey Folk Festival 2015

Loudhailer Acoustic December 2014

What a lovely chilled night we had at Loudhailer Acoustic last night. Thanks to everyone who came to play and listen to the music. Rich and I opened the evening with two songs from our album The Auricula Suite, In the Greenwood and Dressed in Blue before we were treated to some top music from a … Continue reading Loudhailer Acoustic December 2014