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Easydread

Easydread have been taking over with their irresistible reggae rhythm and high energy live shows.  With their own one day festival ‘Scrotefest’ approaching, singer & guitarist Steve Alger spills the reggae beans. What have been the highlights so far this Summer and what else is in store? We’ve had some fantastic gigs so far over the summer and we always …

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Rylands Heath

The soundtrack to back-to-back promotions for Luton Town Football Club,  Rylands Heath talk to VB@H about where they’ve been, where they’re heading and their love for the town.   When did Rylands Heath form? We formed in the summer of 2016 in a roundabout way. We’d been in another band previously then it evolved and eventually we found ourselves just …

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Aiden Dale

My brain likes Aiden Dale’s music so much that I have to strictly regulate when I listen to his tracks on Spotify as I will have one, two or all of the songs winding through my head for days afterwards. Seriously, it’s like the plague or something; just sorting this interview into publisher has unleashed his song ‘Head/Heart’ on an …

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An Interview With The Dirty Tales

The Dirty Tales have made a name for themselves with their raucous live performances, fuelled by politically charged Celtic-rock and booze, plenty of booze.  With the release of their debut EP ‘Blackout Drinking’, VB@H get to discover just who this wild bunch are. For the uninitiated, who and what are The Dirty Tales? We are a 6 piece band from …

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Mark Tattingham

One of the busiest DJ’s in town, Mark Tattingham found time to guide VB@H through Luton’s Soul & Motown scene and explain why vinyl’s the only way. How did you start Djing and which local events are you involved in? I began Djing mainly performing guest slots back in the day, then had a bit of a break before getting …

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The Vaulted Skies

Since forming in 2013 The Vaulted Skies have made a name for themselves as a stylish, high quality band with a focussed, professional sound. Kelly Marchant caught up with singer James Scott to discover a little bit more about what makes them tick. How would you describe your music to someone who hasn’t heard you? I’d probably list influences because …

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An Interview With “Big Dave” Brady

From DTA to Luton Live/s, “Big Dave” Brady has been involved in keeping live music alive in Luton for over 15 years. Our investigative reporter, Ben Barry, spoke to him about the past, the present and what the future may bring How did you become involved with promoting in Luton? When I moved to Luton for university I wasn’t aware …

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An Interview With Dois Padres

Formed in 2017, Dois Padres have carved their very own niche in the local scene by sheer weight of talent. Our very own Ben Barry caught up with singer Danny Young and drummer George Cowan to talk about 2018, their new album and what we can expect from them in 2019 How has 2018 been for the band? 2018 has …

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The Roves

Purveyors of 60’s influenced California Sound and Mersey Beat, The Roves took their self-titled debut album on the road across Europe, stopping off in Holland, Germany and Switzerland.  Tom Wing shares that experience with us. How did you decide to go on this tour? The Roves went on this tour purely to promote our first LP, in the last gasp …