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Fairport Convention : Interview - Interviews
Fairport Convention bassist Dave Pegg talks to Nick Dent-Robinson about the group's fiftieth anniversary this year and their forthcoming new album, which consists of both studio and live recordings

Peter Sarstedt : 1941-2017 - Profiles
Nick Dent-Robinson recalls meeting and interviewing Peter Sarstedt who died in January and his 1969 only huge hit 'Where Do You Go To My Lovely'

Chas and Dave : O2 Academy, Oxford, 4/12/2016 - Live Reviews
Nick Dent-Robinson watches the still undervalued Chas and Dave play an unglamorous but solid set at the O2 Academy in Oxford

Sam Brown : Kenton Theatre, Henley on Thames, 9/12/2016 - Live Reviews
Nick Dent-Robinson finds much to enjoy at Sam Brown's annual pre-Christmas International Ukulele Club show at the Kenton Theatre on Henley-on-Thames

Lisa Hannigan : O2 Academy, Oxford, 16/10/2016 - Live Reviews
Nick Dent-Robinson explains why he feels Irish singer-songwriter Lisa Hannigan is a one-off entertainer after watching her perform a gig at the O2 Academy in Oxford

Bestival : Isle of Wight, 9/9/2016...11/9/2016 - Live Reviews
Despite appalling weather conditions, Nick Dent Robinson still finds much to enjoy at this year's Bestival on the Isle of Wight, which saw performances from Damian Marley, Caravan Palace, Ride and a three hour set from the Cure

Fairport's Cropredy Convention : Cropredy, Oxfordshire, 11/8/2016...13/8/2016 - Live Reviews
Nick Dent-Robinson is impressed by this year's Fairport Cropredy Convention, which took place over three days in Oxfordshire

Fairport Convention : Interview - Interviews
Fairport Convention violinist Ric Sanders speaks to Nick Dent-Robinson about this year Fairport's Cropredy Convention, which will include sets from Madness and rising stars Sound of the Sirens, and the recent death of former member Dave Swarbrick

Cornbury Music Festival : Great Tew Park, Oxfordshire, 8/7/2016...10/7/2016 - Live Reviews
Nick Dent-Robinson is impressed by this year's Cornbury Festival in Oxfordshire, which this year included performances from Bryan Ferry, Seal, Corinne Bailey Rae, Beverley Knight, Booker T and Wilko Johnson

Tom Hiddleston : Interview - Profiles
Former Oxford schoolboy, Tom Hiddleston, talks to Nick Dent-Robinson about his recent big screen challenge playing Country legend Hank Williams, 'I Saw the Light'

Elton John/Ennio Morricone : Blenheim Palace, Oxfordshire, 23/6/2016...26/6/2016 - Live Reviews
Nick Dent-Robinson enjoys this year's sedate Nocturne Festival at Blenheim Palace, which saw excellent performances from Elton John and 87-year old composer and conductor Ennio Morricone who appeared with a 200-piece orchestra

John Lydon : Interview - Interviews
Sex Pistols and Public Image Limited frontman John Lydon speaks to Nick Dent-Robinson about both groups and PiL's latest album, 'What The World Needs Now'

Duran Duran : Interview - Interviews
Duran Duran drummer Roger Taylor speaks to Nick Dent-Robinson about his band's 80's stardom and their continued longevity

Newgrass Cutters : Interview - Interviews
Nick Dent-Robinson Speaks to Oxfordshire-based musician and producer about his project the NewGrass Cutters, which play as bluegrass covers classic rock and pop songs, and 'Mowing Down the Groove', their just recorded debut album

Corrs : Interview - Interviews
Nick Dent-Robinson speaks to Irish folk pop group the Corrs about 'White Light', their first album in ten years, and their forthcoming appearance at Nocturne Live at Blenheim Palace in Oxfordshire

Moulettes : Interview - Interviews
Nick Dent-Robinson chats with Hannah Miller, the front woman with eclectic folk band the Moulettes, about their evolving line-up and new and fourth album, 'Preternatural'

Bob Harris : Interview - Profiles
Radio 2 DJ and 'Old Grey Whistle Test' presenter Bob Harris talks to Nick Dent-Robinson about his lengthy career and forthcoming ''Festivals in a Day' series of one-day festivals

George Martin : 1926-2016 - Profiles
Nick Dent-Robinson reflects on the career and life of legendary Beatles producer George Martin, who died in March

Karmilla : Interview - Interviews
Nick Dent-Robinson speaks to Henley-on-Thames singer-songwriter Camilla Jurasek about her musical project Karmilla's forthcoming debut album, 'Early Workings of an Open Mind'

Charlie Dore : Interview - Interviews
Nick Dent-Robinson speaks to critically acclaimed singer and actress Charlie Dore about her new album, 'Milk Roulette'

Terry Wogan : 1938-3016 - Profiles
Nick Dent-Robinson pays tribute to the radio and television broadcaster Terry Wogan, who died in January

Mike Hurst : Interview - Interviews
Nick Dent-Robinson speaks to guitarist Mike Hurst about working in early 1960's band the Springfields, which featured the young Dusty Springfield, and his subsequent career as a producer in which he worked with both Marc Bolan and Cat Stevens

Donovan : Interview - Interviews
Nick Dent-Robinson speaks to singer-songwriter and folk artist Donovan before a show in Oxford about his fiftieth anniversary tour and his continued love of music

Pete Townshend : Interview - Interviews
In an archival interview from 1993 Who guitarist Pete Townshend discusses with Nick Dent-Robinson class structure, ecology and how he perceives the Sixties cultural legacy.

Pretty Things : Interview - Interviews
Mark St John, the former drummer with 60's act the Pretty Things, talks to Nick Dent-Robinson about the group's influence and notoriety

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