CRMK – Radio for Milton Keynes and beyond

CRMK provides studio facilities for independent radio presenters in the Milton Keynes / Northampton area to become involved in producing a wide variety of shows.  The station broadcasts online to listeners locally and worldwide. After the lease for their previous premises ran out, the dedicated group of CRMK presenters finally found their forever home – a…

Chat ‘n’ Charts

Want to know what goes on in our lovely town of Newport Pagnell while listening to predominantly top forty songs? Then join me, Mark Lombardo, on my show Chat’n’Charts where you get exactly that. A mixture of live guests and top forty hits all in one show! 5-7pm Saturdays mark@crmk.co.uk

In Session – Anne Garner

Anne Garner & her band – exclusive, live session for The Garden of Earthly Delights. Broadcast on Friday 29th June, this is Ladies Night XI – two hours of all female artists. Anne’s new album Lost Play celebrates the vital, unrestrained joy of childhood and grieves the nameless slide from curiosity to conformity. This moving…

In Session – Daniel Carlson

Shane Quentin has been playing Daniel Carlson’s beautiful music on the Garden Of Earthly Delights for quite some time and on Friday 15 June spun a specially chosen selection of folk and electronica around four exclusive session tracks. Listen to the show on Mixcloud. More info on Daniel’s work at danielcarlson.com

In Session – Brian Campeau

Shane Quentin broadcast an exclusive session for the Garden of Earthly Delights on Friday 1st June with Canadian-Australian indie troubadour Brian Campeau. More info on Brian’s FaceBook page

In Session – Ben Mason

In session for the Garden of Earthly Delights: Ben Mason is a unique singer-songwriter from Pembrokeshire, Wales who has just released a new album of his weirdy off-kilter and slightly skewed folk music called Dogs N Yaaa on Recordiau Prin (Rare recordings) imprint.  Shane Quentin chose a great collection of new music to mix around Ben’s…

Mr Pothole visits The Grumpy Old Men

Mr Pothole, aka Mark Morrell, dropped into the MK Today show at CRMK studio on Friday 27th April to discuss that bane of drivers  – the crumbling dips and hollows which inspired one despondent driver, for instance, to write to his local newspaper:  “Once upon a time we used to drive on the left –…

Ladies Night with Brona McVittie

In the Garden Of Earthly Delights, Shane Quentin invited Brona McVittie to session for a specially curated collection of beautiful music by women.  Brona had good company in a mix featuring artists such as The Unthanks, Sandy Denny, and Laura Frances.  This is the ninth in the series of Ladies Night mixes, previous shows can…

In Session – Robin Elliott

Robin Elliott visited CRMK to record an exclusive session for the Garden of Earthly Delights performing covers and some of his own songs in the folk tradition, for inclusion on the following Friday’s show (8th December). Robin is currently touring with Jeremy Tuplin.

In Session – Jeremy Tuplin

Singer-songwriter Jeremy Tuplin arrived for an exclusive session in the Garden Of Earthly Delights playing songs from his debut album ‘I Dreamt I Was An Astronaut’ out now on Folkwit Records.  Candid lyrics sung in baritone with an acoustic guitar backdrop, these tracks are feet on the ground, head in the stars and lovely to listen to.

Local author talks to MK Today

Local author Zoe Ball was interviewed on MK Today about her first novel ‘Moonlight Shadows’, a tale of mystery and supernatural powers which includes vivid depictions of people, places and dramatic incidents, keeping the reader wondering how it will all end. 3rd November 2017 Available now at your favorite digital store! www.books2read.com Moonlight Shadows by Zoe…

In Session – Miles Cooper Seaton

Miles Cooper Seaton and band recorded a session here at CRMK in October 2017, before heading over to the MK Gallery to take part in an event showcasing experimental music. As well as playing original material, they were kind enough to take a slight detour from their usual set to record a great cover, see…

In Session – Dom Pipkin

Ahead of the local show from his solo tour “Smokin’ Boogie” at The Stables, we had Dom Pipkin in session at the Garden of Earthly Delights in early October.  A selection of blues melodies stunningly performed by Dom was heard in the Garden alongside music of the genre both classic and lesser known, chosen by DJ Shane Quentin. …

In Session – Chris Wortley

The studio was visited in October 2017 by long-time blues player Chris Wortley, normally to be found pitched somewhere in the Midlands, busking with his guitar. He played several numbers for inclusion on The Garden Of Earthly Delights the following Friday evening. The mix is now available on Mixcloud.

Rock On

Rock On has changed it’s name to The BIG Show