The Narrowboat Sessions 2014, Henry Priestman, Pete Riley & Les Glover. 'True Believer'
Filmed on the canal just outside of the Steam Mill in Chester this really was a fun session. There's nothing more difficult than trying to keep musicians under control especially when they're your mates....
The Narrowboat Sessions 2014, Paul Reaney, 'Angeline'.
The last place we visited on The 2014 Narrowboat Sessions was the very scenic Llangollen, whilst we were there we recorded some absolutely superb sessions. Here's one such session from the incredibly talented Paul Reaney, finger picking and singing h......
The Narrowboat Sessions 2014, Molly Tilston, 'Dragonfly'
One of the first sessions we ever had on the start of our 2014 tour was up in Hebden Bridge with this lovely young lady. I first met her as a toddler when her mum and dad (Maggie Boyle and Steve Tilston) were playing at a venue in Bristol. The combin......
Loukoko - Promises // Pete the Monkey Sessions 2014
Pete The Monkey Festival presents Monkey Sessions with Loukoko performing "Promises".Shot on location at St. Aubin sur Mer (France) at Pete The Monkey Festival 2014.For more info follow the festival on https://www.facebook.com/petethemonke...https://......
The Narrowboat Sessions 2015, Cold Turkey, 'Narrowboat Stomp'.
Tonight sees the return of the awesome Cold Turkey this time playing a tune that, up until this recording, had no name so it quickly became the 'Narrowboat Stomp' in honour of the occasion, thanks Boys! :-) If this doesn't get your toes a'tappin' the......
The Narrowboat Sessions 2014, Jo Bywater 'Chopping Wood'.
The aptly named and very lovely Jo Bywater came to play for us whilst we were in Chester outside The Steam Mill. Here she is playing her song 'Chopping Wood' on her gorgeous Gretsch Resonator....
The Narrowboat Sessions 2014, Jon Brindley 'Precious Time'.
We met up with this wonderful man just North of Wigan on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal. An amazingly talented multi-instrumentalist, I've once heard him described as looking like a Miner but with the voice of an Angel. All I know is it was one of the......
The Narrowboat Sessions 2014. Gary Edward Jones, Real Life Paradise
Our Good friend Gary Edward Jones on Lead vocals and Guitar, Skeet Williams on Banjitar doing the twiddley bits and the incredible Oscar South on Bass. Filmed in the summer of 2014 down on the Montgomery Canal....
The Narrowboat Sessions 2014,Joe Stead, 'Any complaints'
Another of our sessions North of Leeds, Joe Stead normally sings with the superb Kimbers men but rarely sings solo in public so we felt quite honoured when he agreed to come down and sing some songs for us. Here he is singing 'Any Complaints' A'Capel......
The Narrowboat Sessions 2014, Gary Edward Jones. 'Superheroes'.
During the summer of 2014 the Narrowboat Cariad IV toured the Northern Canals of Britain recording sessions wherever she moored up. This session was recorded down the Montgomery Canal at Maesbury Marsh and features Gary Edward Jones, Skeet Williams a......
The Narrowboat Sessions 2014, Me and Deboe, 'Glass face'.
We've known these two girls for a while now and we were so grateful to them for detouring on their way to the airport (they flying out to the USA to start a tour) to come and do this session for us in Chester outside of the Steam Mill. They were also......
Femina - Deshice de Mí // Pete the Monkey Sessions 2014
Pete The Monkey Festival presents Monkey Sessions with Femina performing "Deshice de Mi". Shot on location at St. Aubin sur Mer (France) at Pete The Monkey Festival 2014For more info follow the festival on: https://www.facebook.com/petethemonke...htt......
Khushi - Like a city // Pete the Monkey Sessions 2014
Pete The Monkey Festival presents Monkey Sessions with Khushi performing "Like a city". Shot on location at St. Aubin sur Mer (France) at Pete The Monkey Festival 2014For more info follow the festival on: https://www.facebook.com/petethemonke...https......
The Narrowboat Sessions 2014, The Spectacular Resurrection Men of Cheshire, 'Tango'
One of the very last Sessions of 2014 saw the return of my good friend Oscar South, this time in his guise as one of the 'Spectacular Resurrection Men of Cheshire' along with his Partner in crime Russell Cottier. This was also the final track on the......
Pete Riley Drum Solo
Drum solo during ELP track Tarkus during performance with Keith Emerson, Dave kilminster and Phil Williams....
The Narrowboat Sessions 2015, Blanty, 'Millionaires'.
I just love every bit of this project, mainly because of all the wonderful people I meet and none more so than this guy, Blanty. I'm amazed that our paths haven't crossed in the past as we've seem to have been to all the same places at roughly the sa......
The Narrowboat Sessions 2014, Earth o foxes, 'Wild Mountain Thyme'.
During the summer of 2014 the Narrowboat Cariad IV toured the canals in the North of Britain recording sessions as she went. This session was recorded at the Steam Mill in Chester and features the talents of Ashley Fayth Vardey, Chris Harvey, Matt Mo......
The Narrowboat Sessions 2014, Steve Tilston & Maggie Boyle, 'Silver Dagger'.
Some of our first sessions up in Hebden Bridge were of the amazing Steve Tilston and the wonderful, now dear departed, Maggie Boyle. We can quite honestly say that if it hadn't been for these two guys the Narrowboat Sessions wouldn't be the success t......