Ocean Colour Scene

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What is your name and role within Ocean Colour Scene? 

Simon Fowler – Singer and Acoustic Guitar

Where are you currently based?

We are based in the UK Birmingham , Stratford and Devon

You’ve had a huge year of touring with dates in Dubai, Australia and New Zealand coming up,  how have the live show’s been this year?

So far all the shows have been incredible the crowds have been singing back to us at every gig , also been great to meet loads of expats.

How do you prepare for each show?

None of us are that keen on sound checks but we do them , and then try to chill out as much as possible before we go on stage

Have you been working on new material? 

No not yet , but we are looking at writing after this tour and going into the new year

How did Ocean Colour Scene form as  band? 

We were all playing in other bands back in Moseley and ended up getting together

What are the greatest challenges of touring? 

This current tour has been hard because of all the travelling and different time zones

You’ve recently released the Moseley Shoals White Vinyl, how did this release come about? 

The release date is actually the 1st Dec

We recorded it at the Hydro in Glasgow last December OCEAN COLOUR SCENE LIVE AT THE HYDRO’ Dec 2016 : http://bit.ly/2nP40Ic

It originally came out for on Radio Store Day and proved so popular our fans were asking how they could buy a copy,  so we decided to put it out on general release

How has the feedback been on the release? 

It`s just gone on pre release so too early to say

Where can we pick up a copy? 

Pre Order Link : Pre-Order links: http://hyperurl.co/LiveFromTheHydro

What or who influences your sound? 

The Beatles , Neil Young

Who are you listening to at the moment? 

I still listen to The Beatles and Neil Young

What can we expect for the future? 

Watch this space

Favourite food and place to hangout? 

My Local Pub in the village I live in




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