Logic will take you from A to B, But Imagination will take you everywhere”...
A Little Update, Thanks and Seasonal Greetings ..
Hello all, Just a small blog post about what we have been up to recently… We have been in the studio doing some live recording which will be up for a free download very soon as a little Christmas/New Year treat from us as a thanks for all your support! We’ve are still gigging around the UK, mainly London and Norfolk at the moment! So keep an eye out on our website for new Live...
A film from Barrie Colvin who was filming to the side of the stage. A little something to show the event!
Our Summer Story ..
So this summer has been a pretty busy one for Jake and the Boys. They started off in April only being together for 2 weeks before recording their new EP ‘Hey Brigh Eyes’. After this was finished being mastered and produced they set off around Norfolk, playing as many local gigs as they could. In June the band started up their gigging around Norfolk in local pubs and clubs and even a...
Check out our performance of Something about...
FLEX - Interview by Tilly Oswell-Wheeler
His Bright Eyes: An Interview with Jake Morrell By Tilly Oswell-Wheeler Jake Morrell is from Kings Lynn, Norfolk, and he previously lived and studied in Falmouth, during his three-year Graphic Design BA. Jake Morrell was originally a solo artist but now he has a band (Rob Wiseman – keyboard, Tom Maddison – double bass, Lewis Jenkins – percussion), which adds depth and maturity to his new E.P –...
So for the hottest weekend so far I was back on uni turf in Falmouth to perform at Garden Party as the headline act on the Acoustic stage. I was well chuffed to be asked back as I have a lot of fond memories of performing throughout my uni life and it was cool to reignite my Falmouth fan club! They sang along very loudly as I played my set which included, ‘Imaginary Friend’,...
I can’t begin to tell you how excited I am to be asked to play Festival Too this year! It’s King’s Lynn’s annual, free festival which predominantly showcases music from famous artists which before now have included Rolf Harris, The Feeling, The Stranglers, M People, Bad Manners and The Human League, as well as local bands and musicians. It attracts a crowd of over 10,000 on Tuesday Market Place...
May 26th - Falmouth Garden Party (solo) June 2nd - Rampant Horse, Gayton. Featuring TheRossWoodhouse Band. June 3rd - Lifestyles Festival, Hunstanton. (Squeakers by the Sea stage) June 28th - Angels Bar, Wisbech, 8pm start. July 14th - Gayton Social Club, TBC (solo) July 20th - Private Gig August/Sept - B2 Norwich, TBC
26th May - Falmouth Garden Party, Cornwall 2nd June - Rampant Horse, Gayton 3rd June - Squeakers by the Sea, Lifestyles Festival, Hunstanton 7th July - Festival too, Kings lynn, 8:00pm
The Living Room Gig - Milton Keynes
The Living Room - 4th April I was invited down to perform at The Living Room’s ’15 Minute Club’ in Milton Keynes as they are a big supporter of live music acts and house a white baby grand piano for such events! The evening was hosted by Dan O’Shea who as well as introducing and interviewing each act also performed some pretty clever covers. These included Michael Jackson’s ‘Billie Jean’ and Bon...
Rampant Horse Gig - Gayton
The Rampant Horse – Gayton – Saturday 14th April So excited to be playing a gig at my local village pub! Paul the landlord kindly agreed to let me and my band play this Saturday night after hearing some of my work on YouTube and from some local recommendation. Tom Maddison will be playing double bass, Rob Wiseman on piano, Lewis Jenkins on drums, Jack Barker playing guitar and ukulele and myself...
Rocket From The East Competition 2
Write up online of the other competitors .. http://www.b-sidemusic.co.uk/post/19243252154/rocket-from-the-east-news