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Emma Gale, Singer-Songwriter

I always wanted to sing, so when I was like in my early teens I did something like the ‘gang show’ in Essex, where I come from, and that was the Scout movement. That was my first taste of being on the stage. Then I joined a local dramatic group and I did some shows and musicals when I was very young. I didn’t get into a band until I was 25; I started off as a backing singer in Cambridge for a covers band. Then I moved down here and set up my own band…

Josh Tucker, Actor / Musician

Josh Tucker is an actor, musician and director from Poole

I actually had two roles in the first show I ever did – “Bugsy Malone” at the Jellicoe, I played Babyface and Snake Eyes, and I have very fond memories from that show. Particularly my big moment as Babyface, coming out on stage with a baseball bat…

Issy Whitlock — Moving Forward as a Musician

Issy Whitlock is a singer/songwriter and guitarist

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oxyYq3f3UC4&feature=youtu.be Our sit-down with singer and songwriter Issy Whitlock reaches its last chapter, in which we discuss upcoming and future projects... Issy Whitlock came to our attention in the first place when we saw her live in concert. However, Live & Unheard is only designed to be a stepping stone for local musicians

Mikey Ball Performs “Red Lights”

Mikey Ball performed Red Lights live in Bournemouth Gardens

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=An974uU_H7U&fbclid=IwAR1awC5092SZsyCctYzhfO4tAMzb8VJXwhIxuK--qgheK-rV3JoMr9zcriM What better perk of interviewing a musician than to hear and see them in action? Here, Mikey Ball performs one of his own creations, "Red Lights". If we film an interview, we like to ask the subject to show off their skills if possible. You have seen it before in our

Issy Whitlock — From a Young Age

Issy Whitlock is a singer/songwriter and guitarist

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5JOoOl7Kul8&feature=youtu.be Some people take years and years to discover what they want to do. Others know very early on, as is the case with local musician, Issy Whitlock... Earlier this year, we attended Live & Unheard at Poole's Lighthouse Theatre. This is a monthly show designed to give a platform for local

Empire Affair Return to the Stage

The band Empire Affair at an event in December 2018

Empire Affair, here pictured in November 2018, is made up of frontman and vocalist Neil Tallant, drummer Darren Sheppard, guitarists Matt Park and Jack Woolston, and bassist Tom Parrett. Nearly a year on from the last time we saw them, local band Empire Affair is now out of semi-retirement... Last November, when

Mikey Ball — Views on the Bournemouth Music Scene

Mikey Ball is a local singer and guitarist

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fxSQgXp4WaU&fbclid=IwAR1Ki2n9uU7b9JMY2f8U3_0AwvgZeCSkdNmxhmD5CFG0LCh5ZzCZ3yzC5oo With a wealth of experience playing it, Mikey Ball gives his true opinion of the Bournemouth live music scene... It is our penultimate outing in this particular series, surrounding local musician Mikey Ball. As someone who has played the local live music scene since he was 16, Mikey has witnessed its