Friday, 27 June 2014

Glastonbury News

The Lee Thompson Ska Orchestra will be playing the West Holt Stage at Glastonbury at 17.30 on Sunday afternoon, the 29th June. I am told that the gig will be filmed by the BBC for transmission at some point so my advice is to check the 'red button' service on your TV's some time on Sunday evening. And if you plan to be there? - Come and say 'hello' and have a dance.

Wednesday, 18 June 2014

The Lee Thompson Ska Orchestra - Radio session news

This Friday - the 20th June 2014 - The Lee Thompson Ska Orchestra will be live in session on The Robert Elms Twentieth Anniversary Show. Beamed live from Ronnie Scotts between 12 and 3pm this will also feature a performance with Linda Lewis of her hit Sideways Shuffle.  And here it is

Wednesday, 11 June 2014

Am I 'The Joker'?

Dennis Loren - sixties poster supremo (Hendrix, Jefferson Airplane etc) - has done this of me for the Art in a Box event poster. I fancy I look rather like 'The Joker' (or some other villain) from the Batman comics I used to read as a child. Totally thrilling!

Tuesday, 3 June 2014


I was asked, last night, to back Bitty McClean on the piano on today's edition of the Robert Elms Show on BBC Radio London. So look forward to a last minute, improvised piano part which will attempt to replicate his entire band! Well . . . we'll see!