The Sun Tavern Show - ep21

May 14, 2018

The saga continues this month with John & Mark playing classics from The Byrds, The Steve Miller Band, and Fred Neil, and some new music from Amyl & The Sniffers. A theme and a theme within a theme for Mark's picks.


The DSC Show - ep18

May 1, 2018

John plays big Soul & Funk classics from Eddie Floyd, Lowell Fulson and Kool & The Gang, plus rareties from The Metros & Earl Grant. Listen up!


The Sun Tavern Show - ep20

April 10, 2018

John and Mark bring new music from Goat Girl, some classic Alabama Shakes, proto Reggae courtesy of Ronnie Wood, and loads more, while chatting tunes that jump into your head at inappropiate moments.


The DSC Show - ep17

March 28, 2018

John supplies the Soul & Funk this month with classics and gems from Erma Franklin, James Carr, The Velvellettes and many more. Plus a birthday tribute to a soul paragon.


The Sun tavern Show - ep19

March 5, 2018

Broadcasting direct from The Sun Tavern, John is joined by Ciaran Ó Dubhthaigh ahead of his Non-Specific DJ set. They talk pasts, presents & futures with tracks from 80's Matchbox B-line Disaster, Lou Reed, Slaves and more...



The DSC Show - ep16

February 12, 2018

John is joined by regular DSC DJ Danny Roberts, who picks tunes from Betty Harris, Aaron Neville, Tony Borders and other Soul & Funk gems, while they discuss the prolificacy of Allen Toussaint and pay respects to Dennis Edwards.


Casa Pueblo Special

February 6, 2018

John brings exciting news from Mexico about a new Umbrella Project operation. Speaking with the main protagonists and playing a few tunes to set the scene. Listen up!


The Sun Tavern Show - ep18

January 22, 2018

Mark bears big news from afar, as he and John discuss musical duos, musical rhyming slang, and anecdotes from the drama community. All to the soundtrack of Sparks, Teddy Hill, Tempesst, The Rolling Stones and many more.


The DSC Show - ep15

January 4, 2018

The first show of the year from Umbrella Radio, John plays strictly Soul & Funk from The Isley Bros., Ruby Andrews, Sam Cooke, and all the rest.


The Sun Tavern Show - Haçienda Special

December 4, 2017

John & Mark host a show dedicated to the bands that played at legendary Manchester club, The Haçienda ahead of the NYE extravaganza. Hear Spiritualized, Blur, The Inspiral Carpets, while they show the working out to creating Blue Monday. Plus a Christmas tune or two.