Pete Feenstra chatted to Popa Chubby for his Feature show broadcast on 11 December 2016 on Get Ready to ROCK! Radio. Thos sequence includes tracks from ‘The Catfish’
The self-proclaimed ‘King Of The New York City Blues’ plays UK dates in January.
Popa Chubby also releases a new album ‘ ‘The Catfish’ via earMUSIC drawing on more than 25 years of consistent recording and touring. The album features a heady mix of blues rock, soul, and R&B.
Born Ted Horowitz in 1960, Popa Chubby’s first album – ‘Booty And The Beast’ – was released in 1995.
When asked what he wanted to achieve with this latest release, Popa Chubby simply said: “Bigger, Badder, Older,Wiser, Louder, Stronger.”
Wed 18 London 100 Club 100 Oxford St, Fitzrovia, London W1D 1LL 020 7636 0933 www.the100club.co.uk 7.30pm – 11.00pm £17.50 Adv + Bf / £20.00 Otd
Fri 2o Wavendon, The Stables, Stockwell Lane Wavendon Milton Keynes MK17 8L Box Office – 01908 280800 8pm £16.50 http://www.stables.org/Whats_on/Event/Popa_Chubby
Sat 21 Barnoldswick, Music & Arts Centre, 22 Rainhall Rd, Barnoldswick BB18 5AF
Sun 22 Skegness Great British Rock & Blues Festival
Mon 23 Boom Boom Club, Sutton, Surrey
Ticket Line: 0208 761 9078 – 0788 865 7952. www.feenstra.co.uk
Tues 24 Chislehurst, Beaverwood Club Beaverwood Road Chislehurst, Kent BR7 6HF. Ticket Line: 0208 761 9078 – 0788 865 7952. Tel Venue: 020 8300 1385 / 0635 www.feenstra.co.uk/chislehurst/index_f.htm#
Fri 27 Stirling Tollbooth Jail Wynd, Stirling FK8 1DE 01786 274000 8pm £14 £12
Sat 28 Southport, The Atkinson Lord Street, Southport PR8 1DB 0161 480 2833 http://www.theatkinson.co.uk/whats-on/events/ 8pm £18 + B/ fee.
Sun 29th Minehead, Giants of Rock
More information (Artist website)
On Sunday 28 July 2019, David Randall celebrated his 600th show. “Assume The Position” started in June 2007 on UK City Radio before transferring a year later to Get Ready to ROCK! Radio. The show includes tracks played on the first show plus Upton Blues Festival highlights, new music and the regular features “Live Legends” and “Anniversary Rock” which this week celebrates the Island Records label 60th anniversary.
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Power Plays w/c 19 August (Mon-Fri)
BEFORE FIRE Dead Eyes (indie)
SCOTT & MARIA Never Give Up (indie)
CORELEONI Queen Of Hearts (AFM Records)
BERLIN Transcendance (Cleopatra Records)
PHIL CAMPBELL These Old Boots (Nuclear Blast)
PHIL LANZON Blue Mountain (Phil Lanzon Ditties/Cargo Records UK)
Featured Albums w/c 19 August (Mon-Fri)
09:00-12:00 SOLEIL MOON Warrior (Frontiers)
12:00-13:00 ROXY BLUE Roxy Blue (Frontiers)
14:00-16:00 DREW HOLCOMB & THE NEIGHBORS Dragons (Magnolia Music/Thirty Tigers)
Albums That Time Forgot (Mon-Fri)
JAMES STEVENSON Everything’s Getting Closer To Being Over (2013)
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