Statement of Purpose

We were contacted by a French Radio DJ and we were asked to give a statement of purpose for his listeners.  We  thought you might be interested in our reply. I think that much of our aesthetic sensibility is obviously rooted in the 1960s. The excitement of so many...

I Don’t Want Covers, I’m Not Cold!

We love playing music.  But sometimes in the bustle of moving a mountain of gear and in the throes of pre-show nerves, trepidation replaces anticipation.  Having never played the Farmers’ Market before and having seen only “cover” bands at that...

Bad Penny Overview Part 13 – Bad

BAD – Interview with Winston W:       We have come to the end of Bad Penny Opera with the song Bad and the last of our Bad Penny Opera song interviews with Cherry Bluestorm Glen Laughlin. As you told us when we discussed the first track, Bad Penny Overture, Bad...

Bad Penny Overview Part 12 – Start Again

START AGAIN – Interview with Winston W:       We are nearing the end of our Bad Penny Opera song-by-song interview with Glen Laughlin of The Cherry Bluestorms. We just heard about To Love You Is A Crime. What can you tell us about the next track, Start Again?...

Bad Penny Overview Part 11 – To Love You Is A Crime

TO LOVE YOU IS A CRIME – Interview with Winston W:       Today we’ll be speaking with Glen Laughlin about another song from The Cherry Bluestorms’ Bad Penny Opera. This one has the intriguing title, To Love You Is A Crime. You mentioned in our last segment that...

Bad Penny Overview Part 10 – London Bridge

LONDON BRIDGE – Interview with Winston W:       We are carrying on with the Bad Penny Opera song-by-song interview with Glen Laughlin. Today we’ll be discussing London Bridge. This song is another favourite, but it is difficult to know what is happening at that...