Blog - Monthly Archives: September 2014

Dr. Feelgood

21st Sep 2014 0 Comments

Stand and watch the towers burning at the break of day
Steadily slowing down, been on my feet since yesterday
Gotta get a move on tryin´ to find a man I know
Money in my pocket, looking for a place to go

(from ‘All Through The City’ – Wilko Johnson – Down By The Jetty )

Earlier in the year I went over to Canvey Island to meet with Chris Fenwick, original Dr. Feelgood manager and holder of most of the bands estate. Sean McLoughlin, with whom I work at Metal, had urged me to come as he knew I was a fan of the band back in the Wilko Johnson era. In fact I was such a big fan when I …

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Joe Stevens

4th Sep 2014 0 Comments

Joe Stevens spent much of his creative life working in Weymouth and West Dorset. Sadly, Joe passed away in July 2014.

Joe was a talented artist and creative, able to move across media without effort. I worked with Joe on various occasions in Dorset, as we developed the PVA MediaLab project. He was excited about the digital age and the possibilities of using technology to reach audiences and be creative.

More recently Joe seemed to find his niche in sound art and field recording, with a particular fascination for water (he lived in Weymouth). Joe recorded podcasts, hunted sounds and maintained a web site at 51 Degrees North.

Joe will be missed by all who new him on the sound …

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