October 2017

On Saturday 7th October 2017 on BBC Three Counties Radio, Mike Naylor was interviewing the wonderful Tom Robinson, talking about everything from his songwriting, recording and concerts and his work at the BBC – especially his BBC Introducing show. In his interview round up Mike mentioned the fact that Tom Robinson had played Pete Guy’s music twice on his BBC 6 Music shows earlier this year when he featured the FEATHER HOUSE song Sunken Ship (Held Beneath The Waves)
Go to the ‘Music’ page to hear the song Sunken Ship (Held Beneath The Waves) which Tom Robinson described as “deeply affecting”.
Mike‘s interview was a fascinating insight into the times and music of Tom Robinson with Tom giving some great advice for songwriters hoping to take their songs to the next level… He’s the champion of new music :) #AlwaysTryingToWriteAnotherOMGsong

The Pete Guy song MoNsTeRs In YoUr HeAd was played on Roger Williams show on Blues & Roots Radio on Tuesday 3rd October 2017.

Pete has written a new song called Stilled which references two of his favourite song writers – Neil Young and Elliott Smith. Go to the ‘Lyrics’ page for a read through…

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September 2017

On Tuesday 5th September the FEATHER HOUSE song Into The Clearing picked up it’s first radio play when Chris Arscott gave it a spin on his show on Triangle Radio.

Out now… The new FEATHER HOUSE five track EP featuring a photograph of Pete Guy aged 6 months as the cover design… :)

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August 2017

All five of the tracks for the forthcoming FEATHER HOUSE EP have now been mixed and mastered by Nick Kozuch at Unit Studios in Letchworth Garden City… The final track listing will be – 1. Sunken Ship (Held Beneath The Waves) 2. Dive Into The Ocean 3. Feather House (Woodland) 4. Into The Clearing 5. One Way Ticket

The EP will be released on 1st September and will be available to purchase as a digital download from www.featherhouse.bandcamp.com

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July 2017

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…

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June 2017

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.

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May 2017

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.”

Pete Guy / FEATHER HOUSE with Sally Riceman at BBC Three Counties Radio

Pete Guy / FEATHER HOUSE with Sally Riceman at BBC Three Counties Radio

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.

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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)

A LITTLE LIGHT

A LITTLE LIGHT

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