• In Conversation with Gary Crowley

  • Thu, 23-05-2019 at 20:00
    10 Regency Square
    BN1 2FG Brighton
In Conversation with Gary Crowley - HOTEL PELIROCCO - Brighton

Gary will be 'in conversation' with Mick Robinson at the world famous Hotel Pelirocco in Brighton in May. GC will be discussing his career as a broadcaster and TV presenter, as well as unveiling many stories from the frontline of Punk and New Wave, 80's Funk & Soul, Indie, Acid House, Britpop and all points inbetween. There will also be a screening of the film 'The Man, The Music, The Haircuts' and an album signing session, where you'll be able to buy vinyl and CD copies of GC's latest compilation for Demon titled 'Gary Crowley's Lost 80s’. ————————————————Gary Crowley is a voice and face recognisable to many through his various radio show, TV presenting and documentary appearances over the last 40 years.Gary’s interview CV is a veritable who’s who of major names in music and film including Paul McCartney, David Bowie, Jack Lemmon, Paul Weller, Joe Strummer and many many more. Gary has been the subject of a short film by Mono Media Films ‘The Life, The Music and the Hairstyles’ and will be taking part in a rare Q&A taking about his career, his love of music and passion for radio broadcasting.GC's latest project is a compilation album entitled ‘Gary Crowley’s Lost 80s’. Lost 80s presents 63 tracks that are a welcome alternative to the ‘fluffy manufactured pop’ that ruled the airwaves in the U.K. and USA through the 1980's Expertly complied across a 4 CD Box Set and 3 ‘themed’ LPs, veer from ‘Jingly Jangly’ indie-pop, to the edge of New Romantic, and a wide range of under the radar, genre-defining dance floor grooves.Many of these tracks are rare and hard to find, having not appeared on CDs or LPs since their original 80s release.