they are waiting. single
... was one of ten winners, on Fresh On The Net, BBC Radio 6 DJ Tom Robinson's music blog. (Batch 376), Sept. 14th, 2020)
Championed by Tom Robinson of BBC Radio 6 Music, ( who chose it as his Pick of the Week) via Tom Salmon of BBC Cumbria Introducing. Both DJs have played our track a few times on the radio!
““They are Waiting” stopped me in my tracks… Beautiful.” Michael Timmons, Fresh on The Net.
“I’ve saved the best till last… powerful and unsettling.” Tom Robinson, BBC Radio 6.
no other gods. single
... was one of ten winners, out of 194 entries on Fresh On The Net, BBC Radio 6 DJ Tom Robinson's music blog. (Batch 363, May 4th)
"In John’s own words the track was written after an anxiety dream (nightmare!) which seemed to merge post-Brexit Britain and climate change. He takes us spiralling through a smog laden, heavy breathing, high end state of unease, telling tales of never-ending dire consequences of the way we’re living today. Vividly delivered, superbly recorded, the backing music is a complete accompaniment to carry these thought-provoking words."
no other gods - album
New debut album of spoken word poems by John to electronic music by Martin Dewar.
Fourteen tracks in all - a heady mix of words, beats and melodies.
The poems' subject matter range from climate change to personal relationships, unfit dads to bank holiday Mondays.
Music: Electronic, IDM, Conscious Hip-Hop, Drum and Bass, Chill-out, Alt-Rock, Soundtrack, New Wave and Dub.
Available on Bandcamp, Spotify, iTunes and thirty other online distributors.
High quality sound CDs can be purchased from the record label, Strawlitter.
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