Took a trip down to Brighton recently to meet and chat to the lovely lady that is Kairen Kemp at Radio Reverb. In an interview for her show we talked about my inspirations, Gig in a Gallery and my upcoming date at the Rye Festival. If you missed it, catch it here.
Melissa James ~ Vocals / Kevin Leo ~ Vocals – Track 3 / Matt Park ~ Electric, Acoustic, Slide Guitar – Tracks 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 11 / James Pusey ~ Electric & Acoustic Guitars – Tracks 1, 5, 10, 11, 13 / Nick Ramm ~ Piano, Hammond Organ, Rhodes & Melodica / Dave Lennox ~ Hammond Organ – Tracks 1, 2, 3, 9 / Ross Lorraine ~ Electric Piano – Tracks 1, 4, 7, 11 / Nick Pini ~ Bass – Tracks 2, 3, 4, 7, 8, 9 / Larry Bartley ~ Bass – Tracks 1, 5, 6, 11, 12, 13 / Mark Fletcher ~ Drums & Percussion / Damon Brown ~ Trumpet & Flugelhorn / Tony Kofi ~ Baritone & Soprano Sax / Melissa James ~ Backing Vocals / Kevin Leo ~ Backing Vocals – Tracks 3, 4 / Mark Fletcher, Joe Leach, Melissa James ~ Finger Clicks
Produced & Engineered by Joe Leach at Cowshed Studios, London / Executive Producers Melissa James, Ross Lorraine / Mastered by Nick Watson at Fluid Mastering, London / Styling by Laura Grant-Evans / Assistant Stylist Alexei Izmaylov / Make Up by Janie Howarth / Clothing from Lovely’s Vintage Emporium, Laura Grant-Evans and Melissa’s own / Main Cover Photography by Mark Guthrie / Package Design by Melissa James, Alex Hutchinson / Artwork by Alex Hutchinson at Free Barrabas, London
Kim W Dean @ Renew, London / Yumchaa Tea, London / Maison Touareg, London / Lynnette Peck Bateman of Lovely’s Vintage Emporium