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The Harrogate Spring Flower Show,Batteries, Craig Charles, Marina Sirtis, Robin Pierce and Spectres method acting

Abigayle Lemay`s final Midweek drive for the foreseeable future launches with NEHS Flower Show Director Nick Smith followed by the bagpipe playing heroics of writer William Coles, Climate protests with Anna Lewis, Maigret and Murder She wrote Producer Arthur Weingarten, legendary Star Trek Actress and Tottenham supporter Marina Sirtis, Starburst Lead writer Robin Pierce and […]

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Inspired on Air April 2019

Commencing with a Rory McGowan/ Emma Street review of the Lincoln New Theatre Royal Easter Pantomine and moving into the work of Komposit with Jo Freya and Chelsea Buckthorp followed by Sam from the RSPCA with a heartfelt canine adoption story, Chloey Rose and Alex Lewczuk present the latest IOA episode.

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Countryside Lincs 2019

In which Ben Lewis and Alex Lewczuk experience the awesome world of Countryside Lincs 2019 at the Lincolnshire Showground. Featuring Jane Hague, Lizzie Owens ( Ladies in Pigs ) Red Hill Farm, Lime Tree Pantry Foods, Mr Hudal, Heckington Windmill, Heritage Lincolnshire, Viking Leatherworkers, Authentic pottery makers and balladeers, Louth Tractors, The Sheep Show, East […]

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Sci-Fi Scarborough 2019 A Midweek Drive on location report

In which Elouise Sheehan, Emily Hartley and Alex Lewczuk investigate the 6th awesome Sci-Fi Scarborough event and produce an epic collection of audio nuggets.

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As talk of a new high speed rail link continues to feature in the news we thought it was time to give The Rock Train some more horse power….Or guitar power! This week’s show is a damn heavy slab of Metal, we play some new Death Angel, Onslaught, Watain and many more in what has […]

Thursday’s show features 2 special guets we interviewed at Rock City, Nottingham. They are the amazing Vega and Santa Cruz. We met Vega earlier this year at the HRH AOR Festival in Sheffield and it was great to catch up with them again in the East Midlands. They told us all about their latest album […]

  Exactly 1 year ago this week we were sent a request to play a couple of songs by a young local band, Lock up Laura. The two songs were Crashing Down and Dreaming of Insomnia. We liked the tracks and ended up playing both of them on the show. since then we have stayed […]

It says something when we are too busy to celebrate our own 50th edition. Yes, the Rock Train has chugged its way through 50 shows over the past 2 years. We would like to thank everyone who has appeared on the show as guests, presenters, studio helpers, button pushers, cake buyers, the amazing bands whose […]

As we near our 50th show its time for some reflection on what the show(s) have achieved in a very short time. We have gone from one show every other week to two shows every other week, primarily to accommodate all the extra good material we have built up. Acoustic sessions, festival specials, a nod […]

This Thursday’s show (27th June 8pm to 10pm, repeating Saturday 7pm to 9pm) takes the listener on a journey from one of the most enigmatic new bands in rock music today, namely Swedish band Ghost, all the way to one of the greatest names in rock, Deep Purple, whose new track ‘Vincent Price’, closes our show. […]

This week The Rock Train goes on two journeys. Thursday at 8pm there is the standard show, packed with interviews, new music and jolly banter. The Thursday shows will continue to showcase the best of new rock and metal from unsigned as well as international artists plus interviews with special guests. Then on Friday at […]

This week on The Rock Train we feature death metallers Incassum who played us two amazing acoustic songs and gave us a great interview. Sharleen Kennedy’s haunting vocals will send you on a trip to another world. Scandinavian rockers Grand Magus recently toured the UK and Mark caught up with singer JB backstage for an […]

On this 40th journey of The Rock Train we  talk to two of the world’s GREATEST current rock guitarists, Mark Tremonti (Alter Bridge, Creed, Mark Tremonti Project) and Orianthi Pangaris (Alice Cooper band, Michael Jackson This is It). Mark Tremonti is a true living guitar legend. Founder member of Creed and Alter Bridge he is […]

On this week’s edition of The Rock Train we go back in time to the 1980s when there was a plethora of bands glammimg it up with big hair, tight spandex and a sound that would define a generation. Before the American hair-metal bands  exploded onto the scene, Birmingham’s very own Wrathchild were forging a […]