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Julian Langer – a darker shade of folk

North Devon’s Julian Langer Folk with a bit of an edge. Not that Julian’s music is all sombre or moody but without a doubt there is depth to these tunes. Even on a track like “Penny” which has a rather

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Billy Brown – Charity Single for Teenage Cancer Trust

Cover of “Police And Thieves” set for release 25th November Links to download sites here Billy Brown, who I have written about before in this blog, is a tireless campaigner for unsigned musicians, and an all round good guy. So

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Billy Brown – Charity single release

Double “A” side cover of Junior Murvin’s “Police And Thieves” due out in November raising money for Teenage Cancer Trust. Singer songwriter Billy Brown was in the studio at the weekend to record two versions of the old Reggae classic

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Unsigned rock festival Barnstaple August 2013

Unsigned Rock Festival @ The Old Bus Station Barnstaple Presented by Dr. John’s Rock Surgery August 10th and August 11th 2013 John Forster runs a radio show called Dr John’s Rock Surgery, which plays 100% unsigned bands. It has a

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Strange but nice idea, give your used strings to needy musicians in the third world.

Who needs strings? weneedstrings.com What an interesting idea, it has never occurred to me because I don’t play guitar, but apparently a lot of guitarists will change all their strings routinely on a regular basis. I started thinking about this

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The Muzo Collective – With A Little Help From Our Friends

Beatles tribute evening at The Palladium Bideford Muzo Collective of North Devon put on fundraising gig of Beatles covers with a host of musical talent from all over the country. An idea conceived by Howard Wilson Robinson, and suggested via

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Con-Tribute – fundraising and theft awareness mini festival

Con-Tribute Raising money for Connor MacKay Also raising awareness of theft and burglary The Ilfracombe musical community joining forces to help one of our own. Connor MacKay is an artist, singer, and guitarist who is also partially sighted. He is

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