Band Name: Bedlam
Who’s who in Bedlam:
Simon Fenton: Bass
Colin Laird:Lead Guiter
Ian Britton: Singer
How did Bedlam come about?
Bedlam rose from the ashes from another band called Aussie Kiss, we managed a few gigs before winding up but we did do
a memorable performance at Gosport Waterfront Festival, we had a depp singer and a depp bassist and only 2 hours for rehersal.
We managed to fit in 9 songs on the Saturday afternoon, It took 3 weeks to wipe the smile of my face after that.
The two Depps that stood in are now members of Bedlam.
We compiled some question for Bedlam Rhythm man Robbie:
Q:Where would you most like to perform?
A. I Love local gigs, Happy to do pubs……
Q. If you weren’t singing, what would you be doing?
A. My ‘other ‘ Day Job, Radar Engineer…..
Q. Apart from Guitar do you play any other instruments?
A. A bit of bass, and some basic drumming. Nothing to worry either of my band drummers though…..
Q. What Genre of music do you like playing?
A. Rock Music. Metal is too niched. I Like Rock, because people want to hear it….
Q. If you could dabble in another genre of music, what would it be?
A. My Blues solos are diabolical. I’d like to improve them
Q. What genre of music can’t you stand to listen to?
A. ABBA. Very good songwriters, but it just doesn’t do anything for me….
Q. What hidden talents do you have?
A. Isn’t guitar enough?
Q. Do you enjoy writing music and/or lyrics?
A. When I was younger I wanted to write, but it always came out more as the Macc Lads than McCartney…..
Q. Favourite food? Spicy stuff. A.
A.Good kebabs, or a really spicy curry…..