Category: Contributor – Carl

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THE CARROT RETURNS

   “I left my tuner in Bristol”, began Brigid Power-Rice, when she began her support slot for Peter Broderick at Tin Music Arts recently. That threw me a little, I must confess. I thought...

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Responsible Use of Looping

  Two City Sounds is, as one might imagine, a collaborative arts project involving artistes from two cities – in this instance, Coventry and Hull. The evening in question at Tin Music Arts featured...

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BAPTISTS AND BELLS

In the last month, I’ve seen Coventry’s finest set blues and soul practitioners The Baptists on not one but two occasions and in both instances they were quite different performances. The first one was...

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A week in Coventry Music

“Every acoustic gig should involve at least one attempt at trying to destroy a Bob Dylan song,” exclaimed local singer and songwriter David Sanders, as he and his percussionist, Marc Hammond launched into a...