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Chaz Brooks

Music reviews, interviews

Superb new studio album by Grammy-winning Pink Floyd engineer/co-producer Andy Jackson

Includes blu ray disc with 96 khz / 24-bit 5.1 surround sound and dolby atmos mixes. This eagerly awaited follow up to Andy Jackson’s acclaimed albums Signal To Noise (2014) and 73 Days At Sea (2016) sees this original musician and producer explore new musical ground to great […]

The Urban Voodoo Machine. Live *****

The musical collective led by Norwegian rocker Paul-Ronney Angel is currently touring the UK to celebrate twenty years of glorious madness. Playing Guildford’s intimate and atmospheric Boileroom venue, the seven-piece processed to the stage through the audience to the UVM theme. For the next ninety minutes the venue was transformed and […]

UK Americana Awards 2023, powered by Sweet Home Alabama, Thursday 26th January. Shortlists announced.

Mike Scott of The Waterboys and Judy Collins to receive the UK and International Lifetime Achievement Awards. Nickel Creek recognised as International Trailblazers Country music legend Loretta Lynn to be honoured in multi-artist tribute Nominations Shortlist Announced (see below) After two years’ of COVID cancellations, the UK Americana Music […]