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Interviews with local, regional, national and international artists who are performing in our region.

Ady Johnson

Ady Johnson, as he’s known on stage, hails from Suffolk but is now settled in Colchester. About 12 years ago, Ady began performing as...

Sue Marchant

On Sunday 24 January, Sue Marchant joined the Felixstowe Radio team with her debut show where she played some of her favourite tunes and...

Chandra Grover

Lockdown has been tough on musicians as they’re unable to perform live to an audience – something that most thrive off. However, Chandra Grover...

Richard Digance

Richard Digance is gearing up for a series of live shows in 2021, negotiating motorway closures and diversions to play his favourite venues around...

Jon Gomm

Jon Gomm is an acoustic singer-songwriter, based in Yorkshire, with a revolutionary virtuoso guitar style, where he uses one acoustic guitar to create drum...

Becca Gibbs

Becca Gibbs began her theatre career as a Stage Manager in the West End however, following a move to Suffolk, she now co-runs a...

Jo Carrick & Lawrence Russell

Red Rose Chain are an innovative theatre company, based in Ipswich – and they’re ready to wow audiences from the safety of their homes...

Eddie Lear & Lu Spicer

Hotel Elsewhere are a young independent theatre company, who began life as theatre students at Chichester University. Now graduated, they decided to keep the...

George Baker

For those of you who had the pleasure of watching Little Mix’s performance on the ‘Jonathan Ross’ show the other night, you may be interested to know that the amazing special effects were organised by a familiar local.

Ryan McBryde

Ryan McBryde (left) with Tracey Childs and Steve Mannix
Mercury Connects is the new monthly-based initiative launched by the Mercury Theatre in Colchester, which aims to connect creative minds together during lockdown.

Marcus Neal

The Smokehouse in Ipswich is beginning to live-stream their music events for everyone to see.

Sue Lawther Brown

It’s been a challenging year for theatres, but that hasn’t stopped Ipswich’s New Wolsey Theatre from keeping busy. They will be ready to Rock’n’Roll...

Owen Calvert-Lyons

Owen Calvert Lyon | Image © Ludovic Des Cognets
Owen Calvert-Lyons is the newly-appointed CEO and Artistic Director of the Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds, taking over the role in June 2020. We...

Karen Goddard

Karen Goddard, a freelance arts and heritage projects company, is aiming to keep the arts alive during this troubling lockdown.

Connor Adams

Connor Adams | Image © Rick Martin Media
Musician and songwriter Connor Adams is returning to his hometown of Ipswich this January 16th for a socially distanced gig at The Box Tree.

Suzie Lowe

We recently caught up with Suzie Lowe from the Dennis Lowe Theatre Company based in Felixstowe, Suffolk. They are well known for producing quality...

Lisa Redford

Lisa Redford | Image © Mui Tsun
Singer/songwriter Lisa Redford is doing her bit for the Norwich community by releasing a new charity single in aid of finding Future Radio a new home.

Dave Thomas

Blues singer and guitarist Dave Thomas was born in Newport, South Wales but now resides in Norfolk. He runs the regular Fine City Blues...

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