|Posted by Malcolm McGregor on July 1, 2015 at 10:05 PM||comments (0)|
The Alma Street Festival Sunday July 5th
Songs for the SKA-RIOKE are as follows: for those of you wishing to jump on stage with Jennie Bellestar, Martin Stewart and the band to become lead vocalist for one song then feel free to choose your song from the list below - first come first served, please give us your name with the name of the track and we shall add you - everyone is welcome to this FREE family friendly event at Alma Street Festival in Kentish Town
This is SKA
GIVE IT SOME
Up town top rankin
Too much too young
No No No
My boy lollipop
5446 was my number
IRON SHIRT / CHASE THE DEVIL
ONE STEP BEYOND
SWEET SOUL MUSIC
|Posted by Malcolm McGregor on June 7, 2015 at 6:55 PM||comments (0)|
Jennie & The Slingers would like to give you an insight into the making of their forthcoming debut album with special guests Chris Foreman & Lee Thompson - if you like all things Rockin SKA Blues then damn you're gonna LOVE this - today we would like to introduce you to a taste of what's to come...PLEASE spread the word and share to anyone you think might be interested - thank you and much LOVE from Jennie Matthias x
|Posted by Malcolm McGregor on May 24, 2015 at 6:40 PM||comments (0)|
|Posted by Malcolm McGregor on May 22, 2015 at 10:05 PM||comments (0)|
|Posted by Malcolm McGregor on April 30, 2015 at 5:25 PM||comments (0)|
HAPPY MONDAYS AND BLACK GRAPE STARS JOIN WE ARE THE REALITY PARTY ELECTION SINGLE
Bez and the We Are The Reality Party have launched an incredibly catchy new single called Right Now Is Forever, aiming to get to Number One on election day May 7th, as the Party aims to get elected in Salford and Eccles, and Worsley and Eccles South.
The double A sided single comes complete with another track, Bez's Manifesto, in which the Happy Mondays star sets out his politics, and he's joined on the tracks and four re-mixes by soul stars Loretta Heywood and Jennie Bellestar - lead singer of 80s group The Belle Stars - Happy Mondays' Mark Day and Black Grape's Kermit Leveridge.
|Posted by Malcolm McGregor on April 26, 2015 at 6:10 PM||comments (0)|
Next weekend live and direct from Ramsgate at The Kings Theatre Jennie Bellestar Matthias, with Legendary Skip McDonald Toby Evangelou Matt Smyth, and on the bill will be Don Letts: Marc Hebden Roots Locker Ska Shack and more - on this night we come out in support of an alternative party in the area of Thanet - a great way to spend a weekend if you fancy coming down - Darren Bennett Katie Dore my good friends from Deal and the rest of the mods I am right looking forward to seeing you all there. Jen xxx
|Posted by Malcolm McGregor on February 22, 2015 at 4:45 AM||comments (0)|
Jennie pays tribute to her friend Steve Strange on Chris Sullivan's radio show. Steve Strange, better known as the New Romantic star from Visage, sadly died on 12 February 2015 aged only 55.
|Posted by Malcolm McGregor on January 30, 2015 at 2:45 AM||comments (1)|
FOOD FOR ALL in association with GILGAMESH CAMDEN TOWN
'Food For All' feed 1,000 people 6 days a week for FREE unfunded, they have been doing this for the best part of 25years and their aim is to expand on what they do by feeding double the amount of hungry people in need, plus providing information on better services relating to those needs.
They are looking to raise £50,000 for a full time Drug/Community Worker plus buy another rickshaw to cope with demand, so on the 13th March in conjunction with Gilgamesh in Camden Town 'Food For All' are putting on a fundraising event and it's open to all: There will be an eclectic mix of performance artists, poets, speakers, DJ's and celebrity friends enthusiastic about the cause.
The Tickets are £10.00 and that comes with a FREE meal There are only 400 tickets out of the 500 left so PLEASE book now if you would like us to reserve you one. The event is being filmed and we can guarantee you a night to remember; PLEASE join us for this eye opening event: Performers on the night are as follows: Martin Glover Grant Judges from The Aim Dominique Olliver and Shotgun House Transcendental Tramp Seraphim Kelly Rudy Warman Jennie and the FFAB Sonique, MC Angel Salena Godden Laura Jane Butler aka My Winehouse, Tara Flacks & Henry Russo, Adam Cotier, speakers DJ's and more TBC
|Posted by Malcolm McGregor on December 11, 2014 at 1:50 PM||comments (0)|
BIG SHOUT OUT has to go to The AIM for getting down and doing something for the Food For All - Feeding the Poor charity, a lovely bunch of lads got together and chose a song to record for the cause in the hope that sales would assist the charity. I sing BV's on this one as a link to me and the charity, so if people want to do something charitable this Xmas for the hungry then PLEASE get yourself a copy of LION'S PRIDE coming to ya soon, Grant Judges Sean Hanna and the lads plus the lovely Lewis Griffiths who has kindly offered to put it out on Griffith's Label and is financing the single there-after - Nice one Darren Bennett for introducing me to these fabulous people, all of them stars and all of the caring people - THANK YOU from all at Food For All and Matchless Gifts and especially Jennie Matthias xx