Adam & Eve – featuring Anna Litvinenko (cello)

Barry has recorded a new version of his Adam & Eve song, which features Anna Litvinenko on cello. Anna is Ukrainian and the proceeds from the sale of this record will go to help the people of Ukraine. That will be done via the World Central Kitchen, an...

Adam & Eve – featuring Anna Litvinenko (cello)

During the original recording of this song, at one point someone said – you know what would be nice on this track, a cello. Everyone agreed that indeed it would sound nice on it but as no one knew a cellist that idea went as quickly as it came. By coincidence I was in...
Live in Europe – Rory Gallagher

Live in Europe – Rory Gallagher

Released on 14th May 1972, so 50 years ago today! I bought it with money from my first summer job. We didn’t have a record shop in our town so I had to hitch-hike 12 miles to Kells, the nearest town with a record shop. I must have done some persuading to get my...
Reverb Units

Reverb Units

My first one was a WEM Watkins Copycat. I’d been waiting ages to get one (at a price I could afford back then). Imagine my excitement when I did manage to track one down. I couldn’t wait to try it out. Shortly after buying it, we had a gig and I proudly...

Merry Christmas 2021

As John Lennon wrote: So this is Christmas,And what have you done,Another year over,And a new one just begun. It might not be Christmas just yet, and we’ll have to wait a little longer before we can close the book on 2021, but I can well imagine that many will...