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A GOSPEL CONCERT – part 4

Well the second half started the way the first half ended… The audience still on a high, joining John and the band as they lead in a full forced Motown version of two of the biggest worship songs out right now, “Everlasting God” & “Beautiful one” with ” Go tell it on the Mountain” squeezed […]

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A GOSPEL CHRISTMAS – part 3

THE BIRMINGHAM MASSIVE HAVE ARRIVED, I am so excited, they all walk into the main hall smiling from ear to ear, and it’s all about the hugs, Jahmene Douglas has arrived, so has Paul Lee, and then Lurine Cato, and the my crew the Idmc massive all arrive, man the room is a buzz, as […]

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A GOSPEL CHRISTMAS – part 2

So our set up is going well, and the sound team have the front of house sound playing nicely, OHTV’s producer Vidal and his assistant have arrived and are doing a walk round before their cameras and production arrive… It’s 11:30am, 30 mins before we shut down for the piano concert, then problem 1 arrives. […]

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A GOSPEL CHRISTMAS – part 1

It’s 6:00am, 13 December and so it’s production day, and as usually my belly is giving me a hard time… I don’t know why, cause we’ve planned well.. But hey, that’s how my system works, a dose of nervous energy never hurt anyone. Last night’s production rehearsal went so well, everyone is so ready to […]

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Christian Cultural Festival Lodz Poland. Sunday 17th November 2013

Another early start for my dedicated choir as we all meet at Luton Airport from various parts of London for 6:00am, sleep is DEFINITELY still in everyone’s eyes. The logistics of moving 17 people around Europe is a daunting prospect at the best of time and is made even harder when flying and flying by […]

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Liberty Church Saturday 9th November 2013

John and the Choir had been invited to perform at this event by long-time friend and mentor, Noel Robinson. The concert was a fund raising evening bringing awareness to the work the church was doing in the community in Haringey, helping homeless people, providing shelters and food for many over many years. It was great […]

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THE MOBO’S THE GIG!

IT’S SHOW TIME EVERYONE, and the guys are all prepared and ready for a good time.. Mobo kindly provided the choir members with seats in the arena, so they could see the full show, and not be held back stage for the whole show. Myself and first lady were led to a platinum table where […]

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THE MOBO’S THE RED CARPET & PRE SHOW PARTY

WELL, YOU NEVER SEE WOMEN GET DRESSED, PERFECT HAIR AND MAKE UP SO FAST!!!, you wait till IDMC’s next show… The choir looked fab..girls were all glam, and looked a MILLION POUNDS EACH!! The guys all looked like we were auditioning for GQ magazine. We walked and waited at the edge for Jahmene as we […]

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THE MOBO’S WEEKEND…PT3

THE CHOIR MEMBERS ARE HALF DRESSED!!!LOOOOOOOOL Some members still have their jeans under their dresses, some have their casual boots when they should have their shoes on… some have head scarfs.. I’m like “IS THIS A HALF DRESS REHEARSAL OR A DRESS REHEARSAL?????AAAAARRRGGGG!!!!!!!!! I couldn’t believe it man..

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THE MOBO’S WEEKEND..PT2

We sort out the changing room problems and get ourselves ready to head across for our first sound check rehearsals at 11:00am, and then the heavens opened and the rains came.. Not nice, but inside we were welcomed by all smiling faces, security were really nice, and all the tech team were very pleasant and […]

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