So how has this year of no live music affected you? I'll be brutally honest - It's made me socially isolated - and I know I'm not the only one. I keep myself busy and connected via a computer screen - but its just not the same is it?
On June 4th the first post- lockdown DBTR gig will feature Martyn Joseph at The Georgian Theatre in Stockton. In anticipation, this is a look back at Martyn's 2019 Georgian Theatre gig. It's, also a quick spin through the 1960's New York City folk scene - Greenwich Village, The Gaslight, Bobby Dylan, Phil Ochs and murder most foul.
An overheard conversation in Durham's finest café - Claypath Deli in the Spring of 2018 was the catalyst for a creative alliance between the Durham music community and Gilesgate based mental health support organisation RTProjects. This is the story of a song that has helped save lives and continues to inspire.