Saturday, 2 November 2013

Welcome to the Roots of the World Blog and North East Gig Guide November 2013

Featuring North East Artist of the Month Debs McCoy

Newcastle based singer songwriter, Debs McCoy, is the North East artist of the month. Click the link above to find out more about her! I saw her sometime ago at the Old Cinema Launderette, Durham. and felt that Debs sang with great tenderness, sensitivity and feeling. Hear two tracks from her "Tiny Wooden Blocks" album on November "Newcastle Roots Music Radio"! Links and full playlist below.

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Podcast:Newcastle Roots Music Radio November 2013

A monthly podcast to the best in World, Folk and Roots Music and a North East England Gig Guide at Soundcloud, Podomatic and iTunes!

Artist & Weblink/Track/Album

Debs McCoy/Nightingale/Tiny Wooden Blocks
Tyde/The Falls/Hidden Spoon
Luke Jackson/How Does It Feel/More than Boys
Lady Maisery/The Grey Selkie/May Day
Ustad Shahid Parvez Khan/Raga Jajavanti/Rehnuma
Ballake Sissoko and Toumani Diabate/Cheikna Dnemba/New Ancient Strings
Matt Ridley Trio/Hijaz/Thymos
Luke Winslow King /Flood Waltz/Luke Winslow King
Jitterbug Vipers /Undecided/Phoebe's Dream
Hot Club of Cowtown/ Crazy 'Cos I Love You/Continental Stomp
Bombskare/Mystery Tour/Skabbey Road
Heidi Talbot/ Tell Me Truly/ The Last Star
Maggie Boyle and Steve Tilston/The Maid With The Bonny Brown Hair/All Under The Sun
Lucy Wise and the B'Gollies/ Redcliffe Beach/When We Wander Far From Home
Neil Cousin/You/Bonfire
Debs McCoy/Tiny Wooden Blocks/Tiny Wooden Blocks

North East Gig Guide: Folk, Roots and World
This month there will not be a North East
gig guide on this website due to having just come back from
 Western Australia. However, follow me
on Twitter and like me on Facebook for gig news, and of
course listen to my podcast (see above) and my radio show
(see below)! I am hoping to have a new website ready for
December with improved gig coverage.
Roots of the World Show on Hive Radio
 between 5 and 6pm on the 10th and 24th November!
and at
a day or two after the show!
Playlists below, on Mixcloud and on my Facebook page
Other stuff
North East Music Monthly is a new, free and exciting music magazine for Newcastle/Gateshead which comes out monthly which includes articles, previews, reviews (gigs and albums) and artist features available at lots of places throughout Newcastle/Gateshead. More info can be found here.
If you would like to buy some of the music you have heard on my podcast/radio show or anywhere else of the world/roots/folk kind, why not consider supporting an independent store specialising in this music, Coda Music, Edinburgh click here.
Waka Waka Africa North East, is a northeast England organisation promoting African culture including music For  information click here!

Latino Events North East include music and more at  Café Ernest in the Ouseburn Valley, Newcastle every Sunday, as well as other Latino events. For more info click here!
GemArtsUK: Culturally diverse dynamic arts organisation promoting particularly but not exclusively Asian arts. More info click here!
Crossings: Community Music Group based  in Newcastle, committed to using music to bridge barriers. Interested in getting involved: Click here!
And lastly...
Newcastle Roots Music Radio December 2013 podcast will be out on Sunday December 2nd. The North East artist of the month for that podcast will be Gareth Davies Jones, his second time in this slot! . Also don't forget my radio show on Hive Radio ! Thanks for your interest, spread the word, support the music, venues and promoters and take care.



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