John Drake

John Drake: A London based award winning singer/songwriter (2008 UK Exposure Awards/’the seretones’ “Blues Away”) and guitarist, troubadour, romantic and scholar of all that is true and poetic in rock n roll.

The street spirit: Andy Hobson and Stu Duffy, A powerhouse drum and bass combo channeling The Experience, The spiders from mars, Cream, The who, Nirvana and Classic radiohead.

The Facts: Their debut album was produced/ engineered and mixed by Jonathan Shakhovskoy, (Credits include :U2, James, Wolfmother, Mark Ronson) was recorded in 10 days in September 2008 at Northern Sky studios in Bairns. The first single off the record will be available digitally in the coming months. Until then get your fix of album cuts and remixes on this space.

John Drake: A Modern mix of U2, The Rolling Stones, Bowie, Dylan and The Boss.
He is an Australian, London based award winning singer/songwriter (2008 UK Exposure Awards) guitarist, troubadour and scholar of all that is true and poetic in rock n roll.
He was recently made a finalist and given an honorable mention for the song ‘Blues Away’ by the 2011 International Songwriting Competition, judges included Tom Waits , Robert Smith and Kings of Leon.

His debut album, entitled ‘The Runaway’ was produced and mixed by Jonathan Shakhovskoy (U2, Stereophonics, Crowded House, Beady Eye) and is available Digitally through the London Label Lash records. He is currently in hiding and working on a banging rock n roll project.

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *