Jimi Hendrix

Event review: Benji Kirkpatrick plays Hendrix at the Oval Tavern, Monday 22nd February

Posted on March 1st, by Anne Giles in Culture. No Comments

Anne Giles hears some Hendrix re-interpreted at the Oval

Bendrix sounds like a warming milky drink but it isn’t, as my husband Steve and I found when we went along to this gig at East Croydon’s Oval Tavern to see multi-instrumentalist folk singer and songwriter Benji Kirkpatrick on his ‘Bendrix’ tour. He is the son of folk luminaries John Kirkpatrick and Sue Harris and has … Read More »

Review of ‘The Adventures of Andy Kershaw’, Matthew’s Yard, Thursday 17th July

Posted on July 22nd, by Paul Dennis in Culture. 1 Comment

After interviewing the veteran broadcaster last month, Paul Dennis reports on Andy Kershaw’s adventures and anecdotes

Big thanks are due to Neil Woodcock and the rest of “The ukelele and other machines” team for setting up ‘The Adventures of Andy Kershaw’ at Matthew’s Yard on Thursday 17th July. I hope it’s the start of many more such gigs, especially if they are of this quality.

Clearly they … Read More »