May 2017

On Sunday 14th May Gary Hazelhurst played the song Feather House on his radio show on Nova FM.

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April 2017

Tom Robinson played the FEATHER HOUSE song Sunken Ship (Held Beneath The Waves) again for a second time on BBC 6 Music… this time on The Tom Robinson Show on Saturday 1st April.

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The first day of the month sees the start of a new recording. Pete is being joined by Richard Squire from the band The Nimblewits on drums, Jared Guy on ukulele and Asher Guy on vocals from the band inertia., Rachel Jones on piano and JB Briant on bass guitar. The full band recording of the song DIVE is taking place at London Road Studios in Baldock.

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Richard Squire

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Jared Guy and Asher Guy

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Rachel Jones

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JB Briant

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March 2017

Telephone interview on MarlowFM…
On 18th March Pete was the featured artist on MarlowFM on The Magic Bus show with Paul Mansell. You can listen again to the show over the next three weeks and hear the 6 songs that were played by going to www.marlowfm.co.uk

Featured songs were Sunken Ship (Held Beneath The Waves), Houdini, Feather House, Monsters In Your Head, Lift The Lid and A Little Light.

Listen from 51 minutes in to the show to hear Pete chatting about what inspired him to become a song writer, his recent BBC 6 Music airplay, creating the artwork for his music, and discover his musical influences amongst other things…

BBC 6 Music airplay…
Tom Robinson played the FEATHER HOUSE song Sunken Ship (held beneath the waves) on his BBC Introducing Mixtape show on BBC 6 Music on Monday 13th March. Here is what he had to say about the track: “That’s Sunken Ship (held beneath the waves) …it has a lyric every bit as mysterious as it’s title and it’s one that I personally found deeply affecting. FEATHER HOUSE is the musical home of songwriter Pete Guy working in collaboration with the composer Vaughan Jones and his String Quartet.”

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On Friday 10th March Brian Player played the FEATHER HOUSE song Sunken Ship (held beneath the waves) on his radio show on Blues and Roots Radio.

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Paul Mansell from radio station MarlowFM has made the FEATHER HOUSE double A side single his EP of the week on his show ‘The Magic Bus’ which aired on Saturday 4th March.

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The new FEATHER HOUSE single – Sunken Ship (held beneath the waves) / A Little Light – has begun to pick up some reviews and comments…

“I have to say these tracks are wonderful. ‘Hairs on the back of the neck’ and all that. Top notch!” – Paul Mansell MarlowFM

“…absolutely lovely, very atmospheric, terrific use of a String Quartet.” – Roger Williams ng-digital.co.uk A World Of Difference

“…awesome! The strings work really well with your songs, really add to the fragility and texture of your voice…” – James Chapman

“Absolutely beautiful, love the strings.” – Grant Meaby

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February 2017

The debut FEATHER HOUSE single featuring the Manor House String Quartet is being played on the Roger Williams show A World Of Difference at www.ng-digital.co.uk 7pm – 9pm on 26th February.

Sunken Ship (held beneath the waves) and A Little Light are going to be played on MarlowFM on the Paul Mansell show on 23rd February 7pm – 9pm.

The FEATHER HOUSE track Sunken Ship (held beneath the waves) received it’s first Radio play on Tuesday 14th February on Triangle Radio on the Chris Arscott show.

Here is the artwork for the FEATHER HOUSE double A side (AA) single courtesy of Rachel and Cen Jones

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The new Pete Guy double A side (AA) single ~ Sunken Ship (held beneath the waves) / A Little Light ~ featuring the Manor House String Quartet is going to be released under the artist name of FEATHER HOUSE.

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January 2017

On Friday 6th January from 10pm the Pete Guy song HOUDINI is being played on the Brian Player Acoustic Cafe Radio Show on Blues and Roots Radio.

So with the new year comes news of a new double A side (AA) single that will feature a reworking and new recordings of the songs Sunken Ship (held beneath the waves) and A Little Light.

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SUNKEN SHIP (held beneath the waves)

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A LITTLE LIGHT

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December 2016

Last night (Tuesday 13th December) Chris Arscott played Pete‘s version of the Christmas Carol Silent Night on his Triangle Radio show. Pete recorded the track for the Folkstock Records released album The Christmas Present.

Tune in to Dapper FM tomorrow night (Monday 12th December) from 8.00pm to the Acoustic Routes show with David Chamberlain to hear the Pete Guy song SoMeWhErE ElSe from the MoNsTeRs In YoUr HeAd EP.

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On Friday 9th December Lochlann Green played Pete‘s song BLANKET OF STARS from the album BREATHE on his show From Texas and Beyond on KA Radio.

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November 2016

…radio play
On Tuesday 8th November the track CrEaTuRe Of HaBiT from the MoNsTeRs In YoUr HeAd EP was played on the Chris Arscott show on Triangle Radio.

This article was in The Comet Newspaper all about the new EP MoNsTeRs In YoUr HeAd, the EP launch show and the interview on BBC Three Counties Radio. The date the interview was broadcast however changed from its advertised date and was aired on Saturday 29th October.

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Hear the MoNsTeRs In YoUr HeAd interview with Mike Naylor at BBC Three Counties Radio that was aired on Saturday 29th October by following this link: http://clyp.it/irzdrujb/

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October 2016

…BBC Three Counties Radio interview
On Wednesday 26th October Pete went to the BBC Three Counties Radio studios in Dunstable to pre record an interview about the new EP MoNsTeRs In YoUr HeAd with Mike Naylor. The show will be broadcast on Saturday 29th October 12pm – 2pm.

…review of EP MoNsTeRs In YoUr HeAd
The EP MoNsTeRs In YoUr HeAd has received a glowing review by Tony Birch writing for FATEA Magazine.

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…radio play
The title track of the new EP MoNsTeRs In YoUr HeAd was played on the Chris Arscott show on Triangle Radio on 4th October with more EP tracks to be aired over the coming weeks. This month Pete has also picked up airplay on West Norfolk Radio on the Jane Clayton show, on Dapper FM on David Chamberlain‘s Acoustic Roots show, on Denise Parson‘s show on Radio Verulam, on Lochlann Green‘s show From Texas and Beyond on KA Radio and on Sarah Lowther‘s show on Radio Dacorum.

The new Pete Guy EP MoNsTeRs In YoUr HeAd is out on 22nd October and features the tracks: 1. monsters in your head 2. creature of habit 3. lift the lid 4. somewhere else …and is available through www.peteguy.bandcamp.com

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MoNsTeRs In YoUr HeAd

The EP features the playing talent of Andy Theakstone on drums, John Winstanley on bass guitar, Rachel Jones on piano, JB Briant on violin and Pat Sullivan on vibraphone.

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Andy Theakstone

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John Winstanley

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Rachel Jones

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JB Briant

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Pat Sullivan

A CD version of the EP will be released on 5th November at a special live launch show at The Orange Tree in Baldock which will also feature performances by The Nimblewits, James Chapman and the Blue Moon and inertia. …see the Tour Dates page for all the details and timings.

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September 2016

…more radio play
On Friday 30th September from 10pm you can hear the new EP title track monsters in your head on the Brian Player show on Blues and Roots Radio.

…radio play
The new EP track creature of habit was played on the Acoustic Roots show on Dapper FM on 26th September.

MoNsTeRs In YoUr HeAd EP
The new Pete Guy EP – MONSTERS IN YOUR HEAD will be released on 22nd October through www.peteguy.bandcamp.com and will be available as a CD on 5th November.

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MoNsTeRs In YoUr HeAd

A big thank you to all those that braved the rain and weathered the storm at the Balstock Festival in Baldock (10th September). Photo credits to Kevin Thompson, Grant Meaby, Helen Meissner and Brad Wigglesworth

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Pete‘s appearance at the Balstock Festival has been featured in the Comet newspaper (issue – 8th September).

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Pete is playing at the Balstock Festival on Saturday 10th September at the The White Lion at 1.10pm on the Folkstock stage.

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August 2016

…new live date
On Saturday 10th September Pete is playing at the Balstock Festival on the Folkstock stage at The White Lion in Baldock at 1.10pm. He will be joined by Rachel Jones on keyboards.

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Tune in to West Norfolk Radio on Sunday 7th August at 7pm to Jane Clayton‘s show and hear the latest Pete Guy song SUNKEN SHIP (held beneath the waves).

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