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Hello Everyone,
John and Peter Williams This month sees the release of both my new ‘Look For A Star – The Western Star Sessions Vol 1’CD and Peter Williams Guitar Instrumental CD tribute to myself titled ‘Johnny Remember Me’. The CDs are being released on our own record label, Lone Rider Records and will be available for purchase from my website, mail order and at my concerts. As I mentioned in last month’s newsletter we will not be taking orders until we receive stocks of both CDs. Hopefully this will be within the next 10 days as the CDs are now with the pressing plant. Initial reviews of both CDs are very encouraging and I list below some of the quotes that Lone Rider Records have already received.

Look for a starLook For A Star – The Western Star Sessions Vol 1’ John Leyton.
LRR 001
(£11.99 inc UK p/p: £12.99 inc Overseas airmail)
Track listing:
Country Boy
Time Will Tell
Sweet Little Sixteen
Three Steps To Heaven
Son This Is She
When My Blue Moon Turns To Gold Again
Look For A Star
Can't You Hear My Heart
Forbidden Love
Bye, Bye Love
Kansas City
You Took My Love For Granted
Sea Cruise
Goodbye To Teenage Love

"If all the tracks are as good as ‘Country Boy’ then it’s going to be one heck of an album ‘return’ for John".
Geoff Barker - BBC Radio.

"This stands as an excellent collection of songs on which John’s vocal work combines with crack musicianship and present day technology to create a classic side of Sixties pop."
Russell Newmark - Journalist

"John this CD represents one of your finest performances, definitely an Oscar winning one, Bravo."
Rob Bradford - Joe Meek Appreciation Society.

Peter WilliamsJohnny Remember Me – A Guitar Instrumental Tribute To John Leyton
Peter Williams. LRR 002.
(£11.99 inc UK p/p: £12.99 inc Overseas airmail)
Track Listing:
Lone Rider
Wild Wind
There Must Be
Can't You Hear The Beat Of A Broken Heart
You Took My Love For Granted
Son This Is She
Johnny Remember Me
Make Love To Me
I Don't Care If The Sun Don't Shine
Walk With Me My Angel
The Great Escape
Voodoo Woman
It's Goodbye Then

"This inspired and imaginatively produced album brings early 60’s ‘Brit-pop’ into the 21st century with a bang. Unreservedly recommended!"
James F Cullinan – Finbarr International.

"A cracking CD"
Luke Ashmead – BBC Radio.

"Great stuff. Well done Peter"
Brian ‘Licorice’ Locking – The Shadows.

I’m appearing on Dell Richardson’s Radio Caroline ‘Good Rocking Tonight’ show on Tuesday 5th September 6.00 – 9.00 p.m to preview my new CD.
Dell’s show is available on Sky Channel 0199 or on the internet.
Peter Williams is also previewing his new CD on Dell’s show on Tuesday 26th September 6-9p.m.

This month I’m performing with The Rapiers on Saturday 2nd September at the Fernham Hall, Fareham, Hants. On Saturday 16th September at the Eddie Cochran Weekend event at Chippenham, Wilts. I’ve also been invited to assist Charlie Gracie with the unveiling on the Sunday of a memorial plaque to Eddie Cochran, this is scheduled to take place at 2.00p.m.
Finally on Saturday 30th September I’m in concert with Rockin’ Horse at the New Horizons Seacroft Holiday Park, Great Yarmouth. Norfolk.

Joe Meek Fest 3rd February 2007.
Ticket details for this event have now been announced and hopefully many of you will be joining us as it really will be a very special concert. Apart from the artistes performing that evening it is hoped that many other ex-Joe Meek artistes will be with us along with other personalities from the music world.
It is also planned to record the concert for possible release on CD and DVD. The event is also quite special in that it will be the first time I have been backed by The Tornados for many years. The Tornados are appearing in concert with Craig Douglas on Friday 8th September at Dinton Village Hall, Nr. Salisbury, Wilts and on Saturday 9th September at the Amersham Rock and Roll Club. Amersham, Bucks.
Ticket details are as follows:-
Dinton Village Hall, Dinton, Nr. Salisbury.
Tickets can be obtained via The Beat Magazine 01722 716268
Amersham Rock and Roll Club, Amersham, Bucks. 01494 727173
or from Slough Record Centre 01753 528194.

Meantime as soon as stocks of the new CDs arrive we will be putting up an announcement on the website, together with details of other radio shows that I will be appearing on to promote the CDs.

Always yours.

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