BKR 23: Happy Little Fatties

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Latest Podcast from Bristol Kitchen Radio With Kate Stables of This Is The Kit and Jesse D. Vernon of The Fantasy Orchestra. In this episode the conversation takes us through life in Paris, Kate’s favourite chords, the mysterious disappearance of Connie Converse, Paul becomes Jim Morrison (just for a few seconds) and we see ocean…

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BKR 22: Practice

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Can our piano do justice to Brahms’  intermezzo no. 2 opus 118?  Eighteen year old pianist Charlie Woof-Byrne allows us into his head as he practises. Charlie is about to leave Bristol for the Royal Academy of Music, London. Flamenco guitarist  Kevin Byrne talks about teaching the guitar and delights us by playing a Buleria. They talk together about the…

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BKR 21: From A Rhombus To A Cube

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If you live in Bristol you will know about the Cube cinema, but you probably won’t know its history. The Cube Microplex represents so much of what is great about Bristol.  This podcast is about how having a passion for film can take you from running a monthly film night in Mivart Studios to signing a fifteen year lease on an independent…

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BKR Short Film

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  During the course of editing this film we have listened to Paul sing his improvised version of ‘All of Me’ 495 times (approx), and it still makes us smile. Our three minute film ‘A Kitchen Party’ shows the two sides of a podcast: us recording BKR 20: Kitchen Dance Party, and BKR listeners across…

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Canadian Kitchen Dancing

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Vic and Ellen have a secret habit of delving into the National Film Board of Canada archive, particularly enjoying the films of Beverly Shaffer. So it felt like it was meant to be when Angela Antle of  CBC NL’s Weekend Arts Magazine programme made contact. Somehow Angela  had seen us tweeting about our Kitchen Dance…

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The World’s First Transatlantic Kitchen Dance Party

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BKR and Newfoundland’s Weekend Arts Magazine (WAM), a radio show on Newfoundland’s CBC.ca NL, are to co-host, live on air, the worlds first ever transatlantic Kitchen Dance Party. Live music and dancing simulcasted between our kitchen in Bristol and the WAM studio in Canada. UPDATE our 30th November simulcast with CBC NL can be watched again…

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Bristol Kitchen Radio: Kitchen Dance Party

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The Bristol Kitchen Radio Kitchen Dance Party is here! Push back the table, roll back the rugs, grab yourselves a partner and join us for our global kitchen dance party. You can be in our film too if you wish… http://www.bristolkitchenradio.com/bkr-kitchen-dance-party/

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Coming Soon: The BKR Kitchen Dance Party

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The BKR Kitchen Dance Party takes its inspiration from Alan Lomax’s hootenannies of the 1940s which used radio to unite listeners across America. Lomax recorded live music from the American song book as well as contemporary music. In a similar way BKR is inviting Bristol musicians to play acoustic music for singing, dancing and entertainment…

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BKR new website

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Welcome to the all new Bristol Kitchen Radio website. Please continue to add your comments and feedback as we move our BKR Podcasts to our new home.

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