King of the Buttons

‘It was never supposed to make that noise’

All about the songwriter Promo

August 26th, 2013
In a new series of shows, we catch up with winners of Portsmouth's  'All about the song' competition to discuss their influences and how their work has progressed since. 

'All about the songwriter' is a King of the Buttons Production for 93.7 Express FM and is Written & Presented by James Sandy & Steve Pitt.

This promo uses elements of 'Wired But Disconnected (ft. narva9, Pitx) by Duckett' used under license by ccMixter via creative commons.

Sandy Talks to…Echobelly

August 3rd, 2013

In this show I catch up with Glenn & Sonya as they take to the road with an acoustic showcase of some classic Echobelly songs.  In a back room of The Cellars at Eastney we also discuss their 'Calm of Zero' incarnation, the fate of the indie scene and some interesting future plans. 

'Great Things' & 'Dark Therapy' by Echobelly and 'Something that remains' by Calm of Zero appear with kind permission of Sonya Maden & Glenn Johansson of the respective bands and all rights are reserved & copyright 2013.
This show was first broadcast Monday 5th August 2013.
'Sandy Talks to...' is A King of the Buttons Production for 93.7 Express FM.

Piecast August 2013

August 1st, 2013

In this Piecast we take a look back at our favourite records for 2013 to date, consider treasured live performances we have found ourselves at so far this year and there is an interview with Chris & Keith of We Are Scientists, as well as an exclusive track from their recent in-store at Pie and Vinyl.

'Piecast' is A King of the Buttons Production for Pie and Vinyl 2013.

'We Are Scientists' appear courtesy of Trust Management and 'Nobody move nobody get hurt (live)' is copyright Masterswan Recordings/Virgin 2013 and all rights are reserved.