News updates as June ends
July 1, 2012
We have a new page on this site that we will be updating with our favourite links – to our favourite sites and also to pages with special interest for Jez and/or the bad Pennies. Check out the first few by clicking the button on the header above… The first Ballad of the Games programme goes out on BBC Radio 2 tomorrow at 10pm… Much of last weekend’s solo gig at Leigh Festival has appeared on You Tube this week, with Jez in fine form… The “Best of” CD is still in preparation and seems likely to go ahead by the end of the summer. Watch this space… Jez’s song for the Morpeth Gathering – THE MORPETH OLYMPICS – may appear on that festival’s CD to be released soon… Original Bad Penny Rob Kay, who was in the band from 1989 to 1992, will rejoin the group for the Big Bad Pennies dates next month, along with Hinny Pawsey and John Littler… More North American dates will be up on this website soon for the October tour… Jez is solo at The Beamish Mary, No Place, County Durham this coming Thursday.