Leddrain is the work of Philip Seibel, a singer/songwriter with an ability to evolve many different and imaginative styles on the guitar. I first met him when I was busking Switzerland in the Summer of 1996. He was around 16 then and we exchanged our self penned songs on my guitar. Read on
|APACHE JOHN BAND
Andi and Julia from the isolated wilds of Essex have since joined the band. Andi's main instrument is electro ukulele, whilst Julia contributes with pipes, percussion and backing vocals. All of this is a welcome innovation which complements John's guitar driven husky voiced songs and Jan's rhythmic tubano drum. Read on
|LOST WANDERING BLUES
AND JAZZ BAND
"St Maurice? Hell, man, I thought you said St Moritz!"
Like a zombie I made my way to the restaurant terrace; the raw garlic I'd eaten (on Ken Post's advice) the night before had clearly helped, but my nose and chest remained musty...
"St Maurice!?! Where the damn is that now?"
Of course, I recognised the voice as it sank through. It was Danny, the loveable, black father of Swiss buskers. You only have to see him to like him. You only have to say 'hello' and it seems you've been friends all your life. Read on
|TIGHTROPE - A
MUSICAL FROM KEN POST
Tightrope is a ground breaking look at how artists have struggled to present their art through all adversity - and how their efforts have adjusted attitudes for good or bad as we rolled into a new millenium. A true artist veers between moral, immoral and amoral and seeks his own truth. Such a thing is not always welcomed by society, but often society is challenged and impelled to recognise the value of the artist's idea of truth. Read on