Porter

And The Winner Is…

Posted by on Jun 8, 2013

The Blue Angel Awards took place last night at Southend’s Preview and local hero Gary Porter was invited to present Best Act & Best Newcomer. Brett Puffett won Best Newcomer and the Best Act award went to Dave Woodcock on a night that saw live performance from a number of acts including guest artist The West Brothers. Gary even took to the stage himself to give the audience a solo...

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Porter speaks to Blues Matters!

Posted by on Apr 10, 2013

Following a very positive review of debut album ‘Can’t Keep Still’ describing the band as ‘sleazy and sophisticated’ and also ‘New Blood’ feature, Gary Porter took some time out from the studio recording the new Porter album ‘Stone Chucker’ to speak to Pete Sergeant from Blues Matters! magazine. The feature sees Gary talk to Pete at length...

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New song debut on BBC Cambridge session

Posted by on Jan 5, 2013

Porter made a triumphant return to BBC Cambridge with a session on Sue Marchant’s Big Night In featuring the tracks ‘Don’t Wanna Work No More’ from the album ‘Can’t Keep Still’ and new, bluesier number ‘Can’t See The Wood For The Trees’. We would like to thank Sue for having Porter in the studio and for all the support she has given the...

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Sue Marchant invites Porter for final Big Night In.

Posted by on Dec 27, 2012

Porter are honoured to have been invited back to BBC Cambridge by Sue Marchant for her final Big Night In show. If you enjoyed the band’s previous session on her show then you’re in luck as the band are set to return on Thursday 3rd January to wish Sue best of luck in her next venture. Porter will be playing live on the show some current live favourites and some material. The band...

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Porter return home for Essex shows.

Posted by on Nov 6, 2012

After making waves up north, Essex favourites Porter returned home to play local haunts The High Barn and the Riga Music Bar with storming sets of tracks from their album ‘Can’t Keep Still’. Porter played such delights as ’10 Days’, ‘Emily’ and crowd favourite ‘The River’. Be sure to check out the Live Dates page to find out when you can see...

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