|Posted by Malcolm McGregor on November 23, 2013 at 3:20 PM||comments (0)|
New vinyl release expected mid January 2014 by 22Chillies featuring Jennie Bellestar, Carmel Reynolds-Knowles, Denise Sachi Sherwood, poet guru Andy Thorley, Philip 'Doyley' Doyle, Andy Kandil and Trystan O'Connell with a special REDACTED version with Matthew Thair ...limited edition 100 pressing with poster.
|Posted by Malcolm McGregor on October 20, 2013 at 6:10 PM||comments (0)|
Matchless Gifts is a charity shop run by Jennie and in her 8 months of being there she has along with many of her friends and volunteers turned the place around to the point where people are taking notice: "Food For All" feeds 1,000 people daily 6 days a week and our intention is to eventually feed 5,000 per day for FREE. We now have a fully functioning band called FFAB that raises the issues of those affected by lack. It would be a great help on our journey upwards if my friends could give our new band site a boost by just one click as this will help us generate interest from the musical community we are currently working in. FFAB is a charity band that are available for charity and festival projects and are working along named artists to get their message accross...PLEASE can my friends click on this and help us to add power in the lives of those that have next to nothing...THANK YOU all so very much Jen Jen xx
|Posted by Malcolm McGregor on August 8, 2013 at 7:05 PM||comments (0)|
Jennie has teamed up with The Crabs Corporation again - here's a sample advance from the upcoming 10' vinyl EP "The Many Faces Of The Crabs Corporation" (Jump Up Records, USA).
|Posted by Malcolm McGregor on June 13, 2013 at 3:45 PM||comments (0)|
See Jennie promoting Matchless Gifts and rallying support for the charity shop which helps provide Food For All on the Community Projects page.
|Posted by Malcolm McGregor on June 4, 2013 at 1:25 PM||comments (0)|
Every month a free download at Record Kicks to celebrate Record Kicks 10th anniversary! JUNE's giveaway is 2009 The Crabs Corporation 1st single on Record Kicks feat Jennie Matthias (Belle Stars) & living legend Dave Barker ("Double barrel", "Prisoner of Love", "Shocks of Mighty"...) . Very few 45s back in stock at RK ... don't sleep
DIRECT LINK to FREE DOWNLOAD:
Buy "Let it go"on 7" vinyl at Record Kicks.
|Posted by Malcolm McGregor on May 24, 2013 at 6:45 PM||comments (0)|
Jennie Bellestar Matthias will be playing 3 of her Bellestar hits mixed in with some brand new lively rockin tracks written by herself, Philip Doyle & Andy Kandil from ‘Guitar Slingers’ who will both be accompanying her on the acoustic stage, these songs are being aired in public for the first time in preparation for their forthcoming album out next year going under the name of Jennie & The Guitar Slingers.
Jennie & The Guitar Slingers play at the Acoustic Festival of Britain on Friday 31st May 2013
|Posted by Malcolm McGregor on March 13, 2013 at 2:20 PM||comments (0)|
It is with great sadness that I announce my departure from the UK performance circuit; there will be no more 1-STOP-EXPERIENCE shows in the UK after June 2013 and I would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone that has shown their support over the years, either by their presence at our shows or buying our CD’s. I would also like to thank the promoters and especially Steve Foster and Andy Sws for having us grace their stages offering us a chance to reach a wider audience, you guys totally rock. There will be a second album, I have written enough songs for two but alas I will only record one and so will pick the best out of the lot. We have made many friends along the way and have had some incredible moments in your company. The band, who remains great friends, will work together again in some format or other and of course starting on the new album in the summer. I apologise to all those people we did not reach with our live performances, sorry, but for health reasons I feel it is time to throw in the towel and make way for the new breed. 1-STOP-EXPERIENCE will however play in Europe when asked as it is less tasking than the UK. 23rd March at the Fiddlers will be our last London gig as 1-STOP-EXPERIENCE and we shall keep to our commitments from now until the end of June, sorry we cannot take up the gig offers for the end of the year and gutted that we have had to cancel some. On a personal level I shall miss you all but if any of you are in London and want to say goodbye then do pop in to The Fiddlers on the 23rd March and join us for a last knees up. THANK YOU again for all being so amazing. Jennie Matthias
|Posted by Malcolm McGregor on January 28, 2013 at 5:00 PM||comments (0)|
Jennie Matthias & Paul Weller on the front cover of this months Street Sounds. Great magazine, get your copy soon b4 they all go...Jen Jen xx
|Posted by Malcolm McGregor on January 20, 2013 at 5:10 AM||comments (0)|
The brand new double A-sided single from The Noxious Toys is now available for download from itunes and amazon:
''JOG ON'' - FEATURING JENNIE 'BELLE STAR' MATTHIAS
''SOUTHEND RHAPSODY'' - FEAT GARRY BUSHELL & THE SKARETTES