In this series of revealing interviews, Cat tells tales about influential musicians who have been at the heart of the industry for many years and have moulded and inspired others to follow in their footsteps. Taking a friendly and informal approach, these fresh and relaxed conversations are the sort of chat overheard in the backstage bar about life and music...and occasionally even exposing a few secrets. Sit back, enjoy, and subscribe. The content of these audio recordings is protected under copyright. Jingle by Lesley Curtis.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 28m. Bisher sind 98 Folge(n) erschienen. Jede Woche gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 1 day 19 hours 27 minutes


episode 98: The one with Bonnie Tyler

Cat chats to Bonnie Tyler



episode 97: The one with Hazel O'Connor

Cat interviews Hazel O’Connor



episode 96: The one with Dream Theater’s Jordan Rudess

In his late teens, classically trained pianist, Jordan Rudess, turned against the counsel of his parents and went on to be one of the most respected, loved and sought-after progressive-rock keyboardist of all time.
He was voted “Best New Talent” in a Keyboard Magazine poll and later “Best Keyboardist of All Time” by Music Radar Magazine. Now, he is best known as the keyboardist/multi-instrumentalist extraordinaire for platinum-selling Grammy-nominated prog rock band, Dream Theater...


 2021-04-10  44m

episode 95: The one with Petula Clark

There are stars and then there are superstars. And my guest today is nothing short of a superstar. 
Petula Clark is one of the most successful British female recording artist of all time. She established herself as a child performer during the Second World War and went on to achieve major success as a recording artist clocking up record sales in excess of 68 million...


 2021-03-22  44m

episode 94: The other one with Ricky Warwick

Unleashing his 5th solo album, When Life Was Hard & Fast, Ricky Warwick aimed to deliver a collection of songs with the simplistic melodies of Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers charged with the electric hedonistic fury of Johnny Thunders And The Heartbreakers. And, boy, has he done that!
Somehow The Almighty, Black Star Riders, Thin Lizzy frontman has managed to squeeze in the release of the album amidst sell-out live virtual shows and lockdown, all with a little help from his friends...


 2021-03-17  31m

episode 93: The one with Inglorious' Nathan James

Cat chats with Nathan James


 2021-03-04  33m

episode 92: The one with Sarah Class

Emmy and Brit Award-nominated composer, Sarah Class, has become one of Britain’s most sought-after composers and is described as having the ‘Midas touch’ when it comes to creating music.  She’s an accomplished musician and highly acclaimed at scoring for ?lm and television, winning a Best Score Award for Sir David Attenborough’s BBC TV series ‘Africa’ and has been invited to performing tracks from her beautifully ethereal album, Natural High, on Songs Of Praise...


 2021-02-20  43m

episode 91: The one with Beautiful South's Dave Hemingway

Cat chats to Dave Hemingway


 2021-02-06  28m

episode 90: The one with Michael Schenker

Cat chats with Michael Schenker


 2021-01-21  51m

episode 89: The one with Quiet Riot's Rudy Sarzo

Cat chats with Rudy Sarzo


 2021-01-08  1h2m