Sent: Wed, 17 Aug 2005
A quick update - hope to get some more news out later in the month but the
day job is excessively onerous at present.
* Acoustic Strawbs - new dates
* Dave Lambert on TV
* Brian Willoughby on radio
* Painted Sky/Deep Cuts re-issue
* Dave Lambert's guitars
ACOUSTIC STRAWBS - NEW DATES
REMINDER - 31 August, NPL, Teddington, UK - "Workshop" concert
A new gig added to the itinerary for the September UK tour (though not yet
added to the website - apologies!) Dave has announced that this will be
a "workshop" concert, with more chat about the songs and how they get put
together, along the lines of some of the shows they played in the US on the
recent tour. More info in due course.
NEW DATE - 7 Oct, Mobile, AL, United States
The October 7 show in Mobile is a benefit concert for the American Diabetes
Doors: 6:30pm Show: 7:30pm
Where: The Playhouse in the Park, 4851 Museum Drive, Mobile, AL 36608
Ticket Outlet: Bay Sound - Daphne, AL
This is the only Southeastern U.S. appearance outside of Atlanta so far.
This will be an intimate show in a very nice theatre. Only 200 seats
available. All proceeds will go to the American Diabetes Association.
DAVE LAMBERT ON TV
News from Dave Lambert - he took part in a documentary on the late John
Entwhistle (of the Who) which gets its first airing on Friday 19th August
on the Biography channel at 9.00 PM. Dave hasn't seen a preview but did
an interview for it, and Rick Dave Cousins and Dave Lambert recorded some
background music for it. It's not known if they're using the music or not.
BRIAN WILLOUGHBY ON RADIO
Brian will be interviewed on BBC Radio Kent at 10.45 on Saturday 20 August.
To listen live - see http://www.bbc.co.uk/england/radiokent/
PAINTED SKY/DEEP CUTS RE-ISSUE
* Painted Sky - Acoustic Strawbs (Cousins, Lambert, Cronk) recorded at two
separate shows at Painted Sky Studios, CA under the hand of those splendid
gentlemen Steve Crimmel and Ron Lindeboom who were responsible for the
superb Live At Nearfest mix. Details to follow.
* Deep Cuts - UK reissue with the bonus Lambert track "Do You See The
Light" from the Deep Cuts sessions.
Some non-Strawbs releases coming soon from Witchwood Media - further
DAVE LAMBERT'S GUITARS
Coming soon on Strawbsweb - an update on Dave Lambert's guitar collection.
STRAWBSWEB - www.strawbsweb.co.uk
"You'll scarcely believe all the pleasures inside"