Word In Your Ear takes place monthly at the Islington. It grew out of the late lamented Word magazine. Musicians and music authors talk to David Hepworth and Mark Ellen in front of a small, appreciative audience. The resulting recordings are podcast at www.wordpodcast.co.uk.
Past guests have included: Clare Grogan, Ben Watt, Thomas Dolby, Danny Baker, David Rodigan, Simon Napier Bell, Johnnie Walker, Zoë Howe, GQ editor Dylan Jones, Rick Buckler of The Jam, Sylvia Patterson, Jon Savage, Mark Lewisohn, and Sid Griffin.
***SOLD OUT*** WIYE presents America’s Greatest Living Record Man… plus Irish ‘Trouble Songs’ ***SOLD OUT***
on 26th Jun 2018 7:00:pm, at The Islington
The co-founder of Sire Records, Seymour Stein discovered and launched the careers of the Ramones, Talking Heads and Madonna, signed Lou Reed and Ice-T and masterminded the American assault of The Smiths, The Cure, The Pretenders and Echo & The Bunnymen. He’s just published a gripping memoir, Siren Song, happily awash with the colourful acts he...