David Courtney… recounting a musical life..and a book!! Oh! Wot A Life”!
Robert Bathurst tells us about his role as Sgt Wilson in the remake of 3 lost episodes of Dad’s Army.. with a little input from Julian Dutton!
Paul D Curran has a poem for us..
Robert Emery tells us about Teds-List.com and GetMusiciansWorking.co.uk
So, do tune in….what’s not to like!!!
Friday… 7-9pm (rpts Sunday Noon till 2pm) Available on Listen Again. (www.nccr.co.uk)
And on Mixcloud!!
These are challenging times for us all, and hopefully you are all observing all the appropriate recommendations that have been issued to get us through this situation.
As a help during this pandemic ,Chipping Campden Support Hub is available..
If you have not already done so please note our new contact details: W: campden-support.com E: email@example.com T: 01386 291005 We are updating the new website regularly, so do please look there for up-to-date information. Looking out for neighbours & friends We’ve all been asked by Gloucestershire Police to proactively look out for vulnerable neighbours and friends. Can everyone be aware of others who they think might be vulnerable.
In the meantime, do enjoy NCCR… YOUR local community radio station, from Chipping Campden, in the heart of the Cotswolds.
In the studio…Greg Brice will be giving us a couple of LIVE sets…
Greg (from Shipston-on-Stour -is an unsigned acoustic blues musician originating from Gloucestershire. With influences ranging from early jazz players and more modern blues musicians, Greg has developed a unique style of writing and has put his own mark on many great blues standards.
Paul D Curran will read us a poem or two..
And we hear John Le Mesurier, Foggy, Cleggy,Compo, Steptoe.…or should that be Julian Dutton!? (Julian is in Cirencester on Saturday 18th January with his new show “Last of the Summer Wine..)
A look ahead to local events..plenty of new music, and a look at the latest inductees to the Rock n’Roll Hall of Fame..
And matters arising!!
And we shall do our best to evoke “The Spirit of Radio”!! (Hint..its a track by Rush….)
So..do tune in..tonight-Friday..7-9pm (Repeats Sunday Noon till 2) and Listen Again
“In The Cooler” was delighted to invite Julian Dutton into the studio in Chipping Campden on his way to Banbury to perform in his show “Do You Think That’s Wise?”…. his John Le Mesurier impressions have to be heard!! And he gives us an insight into his 2020 tour of “Last Of The Summer Wine”….
This week has seen some sad departures… Clive James, Jonathan Miller, Gary Rhodes and Iain Sutherland.. expect some tributes in the next week or so..
Rob Saunders at Deuce Music has introduced us to:
Singer-Songwriter Kayla Grace who is based in Watford, England.
>Having developed self-sufficiency at an early age due to her parents having to focus most of their time with her sister who has special needs, Kayla Grace quickly learned the harsh realities of life way before her friends.With a past of severe bullying, toxic relationships and manipulative friends, Kayla Grace releases her second single, Note To Self.
Hip Hop Beatmaker and Lyricist Tuu Ra who is based in New York, USA .
and ExtinctionRebellion Written and recorded by Deuce Act Mick J Clark, his song We Will Never Surrender was offered to Extinction Rebellion after being impressed by the work they were doing peacefully protesting against climate change. The song was welcomed by Extinction Rebellion but as they are not a registered charity it was suggested the song were to be put n www.igiveyougive.org to raise money for Greenpeace instead. Details on how you can purchase the track and donate to Greenpeace can be found at www.igiveyougive.org
So, be sure to tune in on Friday at 7pm, or the repat on Sunday at Noon.. or on the Listen Again feature for the next 7 days….