Okay last week I asked, who are you and where did you come from? This is a permanently ongoing thing and I will really love to hear from you. I want to hear your stories about when, why and how you followed me, what do you love about the shows and what's your part of the music story. Are you a happy listener, a band sending me tracks (did I give you your first play), a label or a promoter. I would love to hear all your stories and share some tidbits in the blog, so send them through to my email address of email@example.com after all this is a great opportunity for you all to help build and shape this blog.
I have already had some great feedback on last week's post. Cheryl and Bevan from Vague Notion, told me how Geoff from Tenek mastered their first EP and how he did a fantastic job! They too agreed Both Pete and Geoff are great guys. I was very pleased about this one, as at the time I had suggested to Cheryl, that Geoff would be a good person to go to for their mastering. It's a great example of how close knit we all are and how we can all help one another.
Blott who is Geoff Martin, also had some great feedback on the guys from Tenek - "Yes those Tenek guys are great ambassadors for the independent synth scene and a cracking bunch of guys too.
Geoff produced Things Will Never Be The Same and was very good to deal with."
Flip Martian AKA Phil Marsh was also keen to know how much Pete and Geoff paid me to say nice stuff about them. Oh that reminds me, guys have you sent the cheque yet?
and Phil also answered the Where did I come from question... "I think I joined your FB group many moons ago to see if there were any good songs to play on my own radio show back then - your show was one of several sources I used to find new stuff. Can't remember who I found now but I'm sure there were a few"
Also as always remember bands and labels out there make sure you send me news for any upcoming shows and/or music releases each week. Keep in mind the blog is posted every Saturday, so if you could send me the details by Wednesday each week that will be a great help. As with any music or news you send me, please use my email address of firstname.lastname@example.org Also again to every bands and followers alike, please send me your sound files for the show, saying who you are and where you are from and that you're listening to Skerat's Eclectic Podcasts.
Now to finish up this week here is the latest list of my Skerat's tracks of the day for the past week, which covers the period of the 8th of October to the 14th of October:-
8th of October Visage - The Damned Don't Cry (Orchestral Version)
9th of October Ghost Noise - Space Opera
10th of October Gorillaz - Kids With Guns
11th of October Tokyo Witch Hunt - Burn Down
12th of October The Tamperer - Feel It featuring Maya
13th of October The Girl & The Robot - Whole
14th of October Siouxsie and the Banshees - Dear Prudence
You can find all of these brilliant tracks and many more on my Skerat's Eclectic Playlist, a perfect blend of great classic tracks, in combination with totally new tracks from my shows.
and remember this months show of Skerat's Eclectic Podcasts can be found here and while you're there maybe even check out some of the older Synthopia shows :) Well that's it for this week, thank you all for your continued and excellent support and until next weekend this is Skerat over and out.
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