Dec 232010
 

Show 109 – The Christmas Cracker – brings you a mix of seasonal and non-seasonal acoustic tracks from across the UK that will hopefully spread a little Christmas cheer during this cold, icy and snowy winter.





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The Banana Sessions – Don’t Lose Your Mind (It’s Christmas Time)
[website] [MySpace] [PMN]
Buy the The Buckfast Pilgrimage [Ten Tracks]



Will Richards – You Always Do
[website] [MySpace] [facebook]
Buy the album One More Chance [band] [CD Baby] [iTunes]



Marc Reeves – Prayer
[website] [facebook] [MySpace]
Buy the new album Perfectly Fine [bandcamp] [CD Baby] [iTunes] [Amazon MP3



England & Alman – Silent Night
[Caroline England]
Buy the single [iTunes]



Dropkick – Up On The Hill 
[website] [MySpace]
Buy the 25th December EP [iTunes] [AmazonMP3]



The Occasional Orchestra – Raining Through The Queen’s Speech
[MySpace] [facebook]
Download the track for free [BigUntidy]



James Corachea – Confidence
[facebook]
Buy the EP Confidence [bandcamp]



Shagpile – Silent Night 
[website] [facebook] [MySpace]
Buy the album Easy To Read [iTunes]



Ken Nicol – Good King Wenceslas (Christmas medley) 
[website] [music website] [MySpace]
Buy the Christmas album Tidings [here]
Listen to Ken on [Folkcast][Folkcast on MySpace]



Luke Jackson – Christmas Doesn’t Cost A Dime (chill out mix)
[website] [facebook] [MySpace] [YouTube]
Buy the single in aid of Cystic Fybrosis Trust [iTunes]



Cross The Border – Winter Song 
[website] [MySpace]
Buy the EP [bandcamp]



Great Big Sea – Walk On The Moon
[website] [Music Alley] [MySpace] [facebook]
Buy the CD Fortune’s Favour [here]

BEDDING
Shagpile – Silent Night

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ALSO ON THE SHOW
[Theme tune] Andrew Ellis – Blind Mary
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Liverpool Acoustic

Nov 192008
 

Show 68 – Acoustic Magic – all of the artists perform at the Acoustic Magic gigs in the North East of England, organised by Derek and Hairy from Clear Blue Skies. Details about the Acoustic Magic gigs can be found at myspace.com/clearblueskies

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Clear Blue Skies – Here You
[MySpace]
Buy the CD Wake Up Dreaming [HMV]

THEN & NOW – Shagpile

Shagpile – Finding Yourself
Originally played on Show 23 – 23rd May 2007

Shagpile – Young
[website] [MySpace]
Buy the CD Finding Yourself [CD Baby] [iTunes]

Hague – Let Me In
[website] [MySpace]
Buy the EP You via PayPal

Simon Todd – Pithead Wheels
[MySpace]

Steve Daggett – The Ballad of Jimmy Forsyth
[website]
Buy Songs in a Carrier Bag [website]

Snatchbag – Don’t Turn Around
[MySpace]

Adam Bomb – Saluda a Lola
[website]
Buy New York Times [Amazon] [iTunes]

[BED] Destroying Something Beautiful – It Was Nice While It Lasted
[website] [MySpace]

ALSO ON THE SHOW

Check out allacoustic.co.uk

[Theme tune] Andrew Ellis – Blind Mary
Association of Music Podcasting [website] [AMPed]
Supported by Libsyn
Listen to the Made In The UK show
Liverpool Acoustic

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every Friday at 3pm Pacific / 6pm Eastern / 11pm UK time

May 232007
 

Show 23 is a mystery. How does it manage to squeeze in such great, chilled acoustic songs, plus a bit of folk rock, and a competition?

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Lee Broderick – The Goodbye Song
www.leebroderick.com
myspace.com/leebroderickofficial
This song is available to buy (if you’re quick it might even be free!) from
Mad Bouncy Dogs. Lee’s CD ‘Opinions’ can be bought from his website here and from CD Baby. Listen to this podcast for a competition to win a copy. Lee can also be found on the PMN.

Scott Nicholas – Tainted
myspace.com/scottnicholas99
Check out Scott’s band,
Pink Sleeve

Shagpile – Finding Yourself
www.shagpile.org
myspace.com/shagpile69

Penda’s Fen – Earth Song
http://www.pendasfen.com

Earth Song was downloaded from the
PMN, and can be found on the Penda’s Fen CD ‘Earth Songs’ available from Woven Wheat Whispers.

Biltone – Hope Street
myspace.com/biltone
Song from the
PMN, and is available to download for free here.

Eugene McGuinness – Bold Street
myspace.com/eugenemcguinness85
eugenemcguinness.spaces.live.com

Cathryn Craig and Brian Willoughby – Mysterious Ways
Cathryn
www.cathryncraig.com
Brian
www.brianwilloughby.com
myspace.com/cathryncraigandbrianwilloughby

Many thanks to Lynne from Amandalynne Music for introducing me to Cathryn and Brian. Their music can be bought from www.anglicisedamericana.com.

The bedding track was ‘Mystery’ by John David Coupland. Check out his Green Guitar Tabs website. You can also buy his CD ‘Off The Information Superhighway’ from isound.com
John found me on the MySpace Instrumental Group
groups.myspace.com/acousticistheshit

The theme tune is ‘Blind Mary’ by Andrew Ellis, from his CD ‘Midnight On The Water’. Email me for contact details.

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