The Exits, Bob Gruen, Mickey Gallagher & Deborah Bonham

 

Interviews from 30th September include The Exits live in the studio, rock photographer Bob Gruen, Mickey Gallagher, along with Deborah Bonham live in the studio.

The Exits have become best known to play a mix of energetic synth rock, continually evolving from guitar and a smattering of electronica, to a heavy synthesised, dance orientated audio assault.  With their eclectic mix of electro-indie-rock, the band focus on driving beats, pumped up bass that synths and guitar building up their dance sound.

Bob Gruen is an American photographer known for his rock ‘n’ roll photographs, he is an author and has appeared in films.  He was born in New York City, and began photographing rock stars with Bob Dylan and served as John Lennon’s personal photographer during his time in New York City. Gruen is best known for his photograph of Lennon wearing a New York City T-shirt. Other notable celebrities and rock bands photographed by Gruen include the New York Dolls, The Clash, Ramones, Patti Smith Group, Blondie, Led Zeppelin, The Who, David Bowie, Tina Turner, Elton John, Aerosmith, Kiss, Alice Cooper and Green Day.

Mickey Gallagher is a British Hammond organ player and best known as a member of Ian Dury and the Blockheads and for his contributions to albums by the Clash. He has also written music for films such as Extremes (1971) and After Midnight (1990), also the Broadway play Serious Money (1988).

Deborah Bonham is an English rock and blues vocalist and the sister of John Bonham, the late drummer for the band Led Zeppelin. Born in Redditch, Worcestershire, England, she lived with her father in Cutnall Green, Worcestershire and while living there, started playing and recording music with her nephew Jason Bonham who has played drums on her two most recent studio releases.

The Exits (live in the studio)

Bob Gruen

Mickey Gallagher

Deborah Bonham (live in the studio)