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The Longest Johns are periodically joined by guest artists on their livestreams (usually in streams titled "The Longest Johns and Friends"), greatly increasing the diversity of the music showcased and bringing new artists to fans of TLJ. The following artists have made appearances:
 
The Longest Johns are periodically joined by guest artists on their livestreams (usually in streams titled "The Longest Johns and Friends"), greatly increasing the diversity of the music showcased and bringing new artists to fans of TLJ. The following artists have made appearances:
*El Pony Pisador - [https://www.facebook.com/elponypisador.yarr/ Facebook] - <br>[https://elponypisador.bandcamp.com/ Bandcamp]"El Pony Pisador, are a five-strong group from Barcelona, they play a mix of international music styles from traditional Irish tunes to Tuvan throat singing and yodelling." ([https://www.great-yarmouth.gov.uk/article/3463/Maritime-Festival-comes-of-age-with-cocktail-of-ships-and-shanties Source]) They headlined the Great Yarmouth Maritime Festival in 2017.
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*El Pony Pisador - [https://www.facebook.com/elponypisador.yarr/ Facebook] - [https://elponypisador.bandcamp.com/ Bandcamp]<br>"El Pony Pisador, are a five-strong group from Barcelona, they play a mix of international music styles from traditional Irish tunes to Tuvan throat singing and yodelling." ([https://www.great-yarmouth.gov.uk/article/3463/Maritime-Festival-comes-of-age-with-cocktail-of-ships-and-shanties Source]) They headlined the Great Yarmouth Maritime Festival in 2017.
 
*Rosie Calvert, from The Teacups - [https://www.facebook.com/theteacupsquartet/ Facebook ] - [https://teacupsmusic.bandcamp.com/ Bandcamp ] - [http://www.theteacups.co.uk/ Website] <br>"The Teacups show how old songs can be transformed by four voices and imaginative new arrangements. They started singing together at Newcastle University, which they left last year, and have already established a distinctive, fresh and impressively varied style." ([https://www.theguardian.com/music/2015/jul/09/the-teacups-of-labour-and-love-review-return-of-distinctive-harmony-singing The Guardian])
 
*Rosie Calvert, from The Teacups - [https://www.facebook.com/theteacupsquartet/ Facebook ] - [https://teacupsmusic.bandcamp.com/ Bandcamp ] - [http://www.theteacups.co.uk/ Website] <br>"The Teacups show how old songs can be transformed by four voices and imaginative new arrangements. They started singing together at Newcastle University, which they left last year, and have already established a distinctive, fresh and impressively varied style." ([https://www.theguardian.com/music/2015/jul/09/the-teacups-of-labour-and-love-review-return-of-distinctive-harmony-singing The Guardian])
 
*Sam Brookes - [https://www.facebook.com/pg/sambrookesmusic/about/ Facebook] - [https://sam-brookes.bandcamp.com/ Bandcamp] - [https://www.sambrookes.com/?fbclid=IwAR0nI59xHY59rHKaUXvXGED7Ns2GkLjwVfAaTrQmljWTJbvsNn55sKlu0zE Website]<br>"With his keening tenor vibrato sailing effortlessly into the upper register, there’s something of Tim Buckley about Sam Brookes, especially when it’s set among starlight droplets of electric guitar on tracks such as 'Breaking Blue'."([https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/music/reviews/album-reviews-shakira-sam-brookes-anthony-joseph-band-of-skulls-johnny-winter-9219121.html The Independent])
 
*Sam Brookes - [https://www.facebook.com/pg/sambrookesmusic/about/ Facebook] - [https://sam-brookes.bandcamp.com/ Bandcamp] - [https://www.sambrookes.com/?fbclid=IwAR0nI59xHY59rHKaUXvXGED7Ns2GkLjwVfAaTrQmljWTJbvsNn55sKlu0zE Website]<br>"With his keening tenor vibrato sailing effortlessly into the upper register, there’s something of Tim Buckley about Sam Brookes, especially when it’s set among starlight droplets of electric guitar on tracks such as 'Breaking Blue'."([https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/music/reviews/album-reviews-shakira-sam-brookes-anthony-joseph-band-of-skulls-johnny-winter-9219121.html The Independent])
*(Briefly) Katie Sky - [https://www.facebook.com/katieskymusic/ Facebook ] - [https://katiesky.bandcamp.com/ Bandcamp] - [https://www.youtube.com/user/katieskymusic Youtube]
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*(Briefly) Katie Sky - [https://www.facebook.com/katieskymusic/ Facebook ] - [https://katiesky.bandcamp.com/ Bandcamp] - [https://www.youtube.com/user/katieskymusic Youtube]<br>"After conquering YouTube with a series of hugely popular covers, Katie Sky was snapped up by Manchester’s Lab Records in 2011. Since then, Katie has gone on to win over a whole new set of fans with her original punchy pop sound" [https://www.teenagecancertrust.org/support-us/fundraise/news-my-area/o2-beats-cancer-second-time Source]

Revision as of 03:04, 1 April 2019

The Longest Johns are periodically joined by guest artists on their livestreams (usually in streams titled "The Longest Johns and Friends"), greatly increasing the diversity of the music showcased and bringing new artists to fans of TLJ. The following artists have made appearances:

  • El Pony Pisador - Facebook - Bandcamp
    "El Pony Pisador, are a five-strong group from Barcelona, they play a mix of international music styles from traditional Irish tunes to Tuvan throat singing and yodelling." (Source) They headlined the Great Yarmouth Maritime Festival in 2017.
  • Rosie Calvert, from The Teacups - Facebook - Bandcamp Website
    "The Teacups show how old songs can be transformed by four voices and imaginative new arrangements. They started singing together at Newcastle University, which they left last year, and have already established a distinctive, fresh and impressively varied style." (The Guardian)
  • Sam Brookes - Facebook - Bandcamp - Website
    "With his keening tenor vibrato sailing effortlessly into the upper register, there’s something of Tim Buckley about Sam Brookes, especially when it’s set among starlight droplets of electric guitar on tracks such as 'Breaking Blue'."(The Independent)
  • (Briefly) Katie Sky - Facebook - Bandcamp - Youtube
    "After conquering YouTube with a series of hugely popular covers, Katie Sky was snapped up by Manchester’s Lab Records in 2011. Since then, Katie has gone on to win over a whole new set of fans with her original punchy pop sound" Source