Pete has written a new song called One Way Ticket which will appear on the upcoming EP called Feather House which is currently scheduled for release on 1st September. You can read through the lyrics by going to the ‘Lyrics’ page…
Pete has been out and about in local woodland to begin the recording of the new version of his song Feather House. This new recording will also feature the Manor House String Quartet under the guiding hand of Vaughan Jones and is going to be the title track for a new EP scheduled for an early September release.
Saturday 27th May saw Pete play a stripped back acoustic version of Sunken Ship (Held Beneath The Waves) and Feather House live on BBC Three Counties Radio. Show host Sally Riceman said after the performance… “Absolutely gorgeous. You have a real talent and a lovely tone to your voice.”
BBC Three Counties Radio live session…
Tune in to BBC Three Counties Radio on Saturday 27th May to hear FEATHER HOUSE on the Sally Riceman show 4pm – 6pm. Pete will be chatting and playing two songs live in the studio.
On Sunday 14th May Gary Hazelhurst played the song Feather House on his radio show on Nova FM.
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.
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.
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.”
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.
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.
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
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…
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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/