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Category Archive: John Collings – John’s Week

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May 12

John Collings at the BAAfest 2012 Northumberland

John Collings was at the 2012 BAAfest and will be playing some songs from the artists that John heard at the Bellingham All Accoustic Festival in his weekly programme on Wednesdays at 6.00pm. The BAAfest takes place within the grounds of the Riverdale Hall Hotel, Bellingham in Northumberland. John’s Week with John Collings, Wednesdays 6.00-7.00pm.

Aug 25

Do you ever dream?

This has been an ordinary week.  We managed to lose things so I thought of Matt McGinn and The Red Yo Yo.  This will lead me to follow on with other children’s songs and songs about children. Form this start I started thinking about the youth work in church and this led me to play …

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Aug 19

John Collings features new CD from Jim Bryne.

Join John Collings today, Friday at 2.00pm for another edition of his Week.  Says John: “We had some brilliant sunshine last weekend and so I’ll play the title track from ‘Every Day is Sunshine’ which is a new CD by Glasgow singer-songwriter Jim Byrne.  His new CD will be released on October 11.  I’ve also …

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Aug 12

John’s Week – Thursday 12 August 8.00 pm

Last weekend we had two bricklayers rebuilding our garden wall that was damaged by a car while we were on holiday.  This made me think about music relating to building, bricklaying, stone masons and other trades  I think it will be an interesting mix and I hope you all agree. I’ve also noticed a couple …

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Aug 04

John’s Week – Thursday 5 August at 8pm

Last weekend I was at the Lomond Folk festival, Balloch and  I’ll play some songs from people I heard there including The Electrics and Jim Byrne as well as other people who performed there and also some new CDs I bought at the event writes John Collings. I’ve also noticed a couple of interesting things …

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Jul 21

John’s Week 22 July 2010

I’ll be continuing the theme from last week and playing some songs and tunes that are linked to my holidays. I’ll also be playing lots of music written by, or performed by women as it is exactly 50 years since the world’s first woman prime minister was elected. You need to listen to find out …

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Jul 03

John Collings Week!

Tune into John Collings Week on Thursdays at 8pm for a musical wander around Glasgow.