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Whitemoor – Pause and Effect

  My first album review for was for a band called Whitemoor.  Regular listeners to my show on Radio Warwickshire will have heard tunes by them such as ‘On Top Of The World’ and ‘The North Wind’.  If you have not heard of them then Whitemoor are a British Indie band from Derby formed back in 2010 by Gary ‘Barrington’ Mole, who …

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Interview – Chasing Deer

Formed in 2012, Chasing Deer are a five piece rock/pop band from the Midlands. Following the release of their first single ‘Step into the Light’ on iTunes, Spotify and Amazon Music in late 2014 to fantastic reviews, they have since been touring The Midlands, London and other areas of the UK. The band are currently working on their first EP …

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Coventry Transport Museum Celebrates its Official Re-Opening Today

Coventry Transport Museum celebrated its official and complete re-opening in style today, following its extensive £9.5 million redevelopment. The automotive world gathered to watch a stunning display in Millennium Place from multiple world record holder and supercar stuntman Terry Grant.  This was followed with a unique parade of ‘Trailblazing Cars of the World’, curated by Harry Metcalfe (of Evo magazine, …

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This half term, step back in history and visit Tudor World of Stratford

This half term, step back in history and visit Tudor World of Stratford. Located on Sheep Street, in the town of Stratford is an exciting and award-winning museum which brings the 16th century to life with interesting facts and realistic recreations to create the atmospheric and fascinating experience. Radio Warwickshire’s mini reporters visited this weekend ahead of the half term …

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Meet Erin Tiger Lilley – a teenage singer/song writer

Erin Tiger Lilley is a 15 year old singer/songwriter from Oxfordshire. She has been a musical enthusiast since she was a child, learning to play the piano at the age of seven and singing since the  the age of nine, soon putting her mind to writing her own songs. She tells Radio Warwickshire “I just fell in love with being able …

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The Awesomeness of Social Radio

listen to ‘The Awesomeness of Social Radio’ on audioBoom Johnny Normal and Clay Lowe get together for a pre-Christmas coffee to talk about social radio, musical inspiration, and bringing social radio to a global community. Big plans for 2015.  #socialradio #radiowarks

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Meet young aspiring singer Lucy Packer

Lucy Packer, 17, from Warwick, was only young when she realised her vocal talent. Originally from Essex, Lucy moved to Switzerland at the age of three where she lived with her family for nine years. Between the age of 7 and 10 years old she tells me  her voice increasingly became a big part of who she was: “I only sung …