Bedlam Breakout Psychobilly Festival – The Past, Present & Future

Bedlam Breakout is one of the most eagerly anticipated events in the psychobilly calendar.  Not just because it was the UK’s first psychobilly weekender since the Hemsby Big Rumbles, or because it has a great mix of established headliners playing alongside the best of the new breed, but it also gives a welcome break to … Continue reading Bedlam Breakout Psychobilly Festival – The Past, Present & Future

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Music Features & Interviews

As music is one of my biggest passions, I am pleased to announce that I will be featuring new music-related interviews and stories here on Tea & Cake for the Soul shortly. I have a couple of features scheduled for this year but it will kick off properly in the Spring. I will predominantly be … Continue reading Music Features & Interviews

Meet the Musician – Mark Palmer Psychobilly Rockabilly Bass Player

Today for my Meet the Musician feature I’m very pleased to be joined by Mark Palmer who has played double bass for many rockabilly and psychobilly bands. We caught up recently to chat about his early musical experiences, how he learnt to play the double bass and which rockabilly and psychobilly bands he’s played and … Continue reading Meet the Musician – Mark Palmer Psychobilly Rockabilly Bass Player

10 Albums That Influenced My Life by Goth Girl Laura

We've all seen the chain games on social media: 5 books, 7 black and white photos, post your pet, etc., but it was the "10 albums that influenced my life" that I particularly enjoyed especially the ones where people went into great detail about when and how these records affected them. The story was far … Continue reading 10 Albums That Influenced My Life by Goth Girl Laura

Trick or Treat – Halloween Photos & Customs from Around the World

Seeing as Halloween is almost upon us and lots of you will be out celebrating shortly, I've decided to share some photos, recipes, traditions, and celebrations that have been sent in from friends all around the world. Halloween in its current format has become more popular in the UK having migrated from across the pond … Continue reading Trick or Treat – Halloween Photos & Customs from Around the World

Alan Wilson Interview – Western Star Recording Studio & Record Label

Alan Wilson is a musician, singer, songwriter, producer, record label and studio owner and author, phew! Way back in 2012 I did a series of interviews with Alan for Scootering and Milkcow Magazines and UK Psychobilly Gig Guide, covering the three things that he is most well-known for - being the founder member of one … Continue reading Alan Wilson Interview – Western Star Recording Studio & Record Label

Upcycling Musical Instruments for Cherry Lodge Cancer Charity

Psychobilly Kicks Back is a charity set up in 2016 by psychobilly* musician Steve "Ginger" Meadham and his wife Amanda, which has raised £1000s to support cancer sufferers at Cherry Lodge Cancer Care in Barnet, London. Their first annual charity gig in February 2017 sold out quickly as some of the top and up and coming bands … Continue reading Upcycling Musical Instruments for Cherry Lodge Cancer Charity