Blog 9: Guitar Interpretations

Blog 9: Guitar Interpretations Back to the songs we perform on a regular basis now and still following the set order that we had in February 2019 when we started these blogs. Wow! So much has changed since then (more of that in a blog around New Year time :D), but...

Blog 7: Iconic Songs and Iconic Covers

Blog 7: Iconic Songs and Iconic Covers Before we look at each of the songs that are in our second set, it is worth spending a moment or two considering the key decisions that we have to make as we go along. By far and away the most challenging of these was the choice...

Blog 6: The Rebel and the Dude

Blog 6: The Rebel and the Dude It occurred to us when compiling these blogs that we are only providing our thoughts on songs that we currently play. There are a number of songs that we have played live and which, for one reason or another, we have dropped. Deciding...

Blog 5: A lead guitarists perspective

Blog 5: : A Lead Guitarist’s Perspective. This blog is written by Andrew, our lead-guitarist and band cherub. Here’s his beautiful little face when in action at Albert’s in March 2019: Andrew has written this in the lead-up to the second anniversary of our first full...

Blog 4: Bowie Classics Well Represented

Blog 4: Bowie Classics Well Represented The next three songs in our first set cover three of Bowie’s early 70’s classic albums. Rock ‘n’ Roll Suicide is one of those songs that starts quietly with Mel’s acoustic guitar accompanying Jane’s vocals and the tempo and...

Blog 3: The Early Years

Blog 3: The Early Years  With such a vast array of songs to choose from, it is hard to cover every era of Bowie equally, and up until now, we haven’t really had much chance to work many of his earlier songs into our set. Hopefully, this will change as we mature. There...