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A couple of tunes with Keith Munday

Last weekend took me to EQ StudiosĀ  where I put some pedal steel and a bit of dobro down on a couple of tunes for Keith Munday. It’s Magic   Living It Up   Keith said he had a guitar

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Leaving Home EP with Kelly Lethbridge and Jimmy Owen

Last December saw my first trip to Hackney Road Studios whose empresario is pedal steel player Steve Honest. Kelly and Jimmy were recording a country-rock EP called Leaving Home. The title track ‘Leaving Home’ isĀ  laid-back, country-rock and Two Steps

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New Danny and the Champs Album – What Kind of Love

After our October tour of the UK, road-weary and ragged, we went straight into the studio (Reservoir Studios) to begin recording the next Champs album. Many hours in the bus were spent listening to Soul classics from the 60s, and

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Emmons Push Pull

Earlier this year, Danny and the Champs were invited to play at the Americana Music awards in Nashville. After a lot of festivals and touring, this was my furthest trip with them by a long shot, and it required me

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Your Very Own Tomorrow

Another of Ell Phillip’s tunes: Your Very Own Tomorrow, recorded using Williams U12 through Yamaha G112 amplifier and Hilton volume pedal with SM 57 microphone    

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