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New gig

Wednesday, October 26, 2016 12:55 Comments Off on New gig

I’ll be doing a gig at Chesterfield Folk Club, on November 11th. Doors at 7:30pm.

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Bittersweet: The Clifford T Ward Story by Dave Cartwright

Sunday, January 18, 2015 22:51 Comments Off on Bittersweet: The Clifford T Ward Story by Dave Cartwright

Sometimes a book can be such a revelation that only clichés can do it justice – un-put-down-able, riveting, unique, tragic, triumphant… they all apply. Dave Cartwright, Cliff Ward and I were all West Midland men who travelled parallel journeys in the 1970’s. We all secured recording contracts with big companies; we all acquired the soubriquet […]

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Fancy a ‘Glad To Be Grey’ Gig in 2015?

Thursday, August 14, 2014 12:17 Comments Off on Fancy a ‘Glad To Be Grey’ Gig in 2015?

Spring approaches and I’m wondering if anybody would like a “Glad to be Grey” show April-October 2015? I’m happy to consider anything within 100 or so miles of Shrewsbury. Village hall, folk club, WI etc. Just email feedback@harveyandrews.com. Audience feedback on “Glad to be Grey” gigs Absolutely fantastic! I have not enjoyed an evening so […]

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Jim McPhee

Monday, July 28, 2014 10:33 Comments Off on Jim McPhee

Sad news today of the death of Jim McPhee. Jim was my agent for many years and also ran the Red Lion club in Kings Heath Birmingham, where I had some of my best and most enjoyable gigs with always packed houses. Jim also looked after Vin Garbutt and Jake Thackray. He kept a welcoming […]

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Life!

Friday, May 2, 2014 10:26 Comments Off on Life!

In response to demand at my Glad to be Grey gigs we’re releasing “Life!” It’s a CD compilation of tracks from 6 albums issued over the last 25 years, a sort of “Greatest Hits”. Order Life!

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Encore

Saturday, October 19, 2013 20:11 Comments Off on Encore

Well, here’s a surprise for you, and for me too. I didn’t think I’d record again but Wendy wouldn’t let it lie so I contacted my friend Bruce Davies in Scotland and asked if he would be willing to co-operate on a new CD. We communicated via the internet with Bruce sending me his ideas […]

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Autumn fundraisers

Tuesday, August 27, 2013 13:15 Comments Off on Autumn fundraisers

Here are my Autumn “Glad to be Grey” fundraiser gigs. Saturday September 14th Hargrave Church Hall (near Chester) CH3 7RN Tickets: email dawn_lindsay@btinternet.com or call 01829 781 275 Various local charities will benefit Saturday September 21st The Cube, Albert Road North, Malvern WR14 2YF Tickets: malli.wadge@btinternet.com For Community Action Transport Saturday October 5th Eccleshall Community […]

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The Price of Bronze

Tuesday, June 25, 2013 15:54 Comments Off on The Price of Bronze

Here is the first track from the forthcoming album – details coming soon!

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Glad to Be Grey!

Tuesday, January 29, 2013 13:46 Comments Off on Glad to Be Grey!

After three months of blessed inactivity, no motorways, and many books read, those of you who said I would miss the life are half right! I am missing performance and have been thinking of ways to keep my hand in. So here’s the plan. I have a one man show I’m calling “Glad to be […]

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Clive Dunn

Thursday, November 8, 2012 16:12 Comments Off on Clive Dunn

Clive Dunn was a personal favourite of mine and I enjoyed his work before he became Corporal Jones. When I was recording “Writer of songs” in London my producer, Johnny Worth, was working with Dunn on songs for a Dad’s Army record. Dunn came into the studio and watched me recording for a while. I […]

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