WARD THOMAS

WTW Music/ Sony Music

 

Description: Country

British modern country music duo, composed of 22 year old twin sisters Catherine and Lizzy Ward Thomas (born 28 March 1994) from Hampshire. The band has been called "Britain's first country stars". Along with The Shires, they are producing modern country music with a British twist in a genre dominated by American singers and bands.

 

The duo have released two albums with the most recent release 'Cartwheels' making it to Number 1 in the UK Albums, UK Country & Scottish Albums Charts in October 2016.

     RIKKI GLOVER

          GUITARIST & MUSICAL DIRECTOR

JAMES

BMG 


Description: 90's English Rock band

James is an English rock band from Manchester, which was formed in 1982 and enjoyed popularity throughout the 1990s. The band's best-known singles include "Come Home", "Sit Down", "She's a Star" and "Laid", which also became a hit on American college radio.

 

Guitar and Percussion for the 'Extraordinary Times Tour' in Australiasia, South Africa & Dubai 2018. 

ELLA EYRE

Virgin EMI Records

 

Description: R&B, Pop, Neo Soul, Drum & Bass

Ella Eyre, is an English singer and songwriter. She is best known for her collaborations with Rudimental on their UK number one single "Waiting All Night" (2013), which won the 2014 Brit Award for British Single of the Year, with DJ Fresh on his single "Gravity" (2015), and with Sigala on their singles "Came Here for Love" (2017), and "Just Got Paid" (2018). Her debut EP, Deeper, was released in 2013 and her debut album, Feline, was released in 2015.

 

 

 

BLUE

Sony Music

 

Description: Boyband

Blue are an English boy band consisting of members Antony Costa, Duncan James, Lee Ryan and Simon Webbe. The band originally formed in 2000 and has released three studio albums, All Rise (2001), One Love (2002) and Guilty (2003) that all peaked at number one in the United Kingdom alongside releasing 16 singles, over a four-year period. The group also worked alongside artists such as Stevie Wonder, Elton John and Lil' Kim. In late 2004, the group announced a hiatus and released their first compilation album, Best of Blue, on 15 November 2004.

CLOVES

Interscope/ Universal PMA/ Polydor


Description: Dream Pop, Ambient Pop, Soul Rock, Trip Hop, Baroque Pop

Melbourne born singer-songwriter Cloves aka Kaity Dunstan based out of London and tours worldwide. Her debut album is due out in 2017 and features "Don't Forget About Me" from the soundtrack of the 2016 film "Me Before You".

I have been on the road with Cloves for over a year having played a sold out US tour supporting 'James Bay' 2015. During our time in L.A. I tracked guitars with 'Mike Crossey' (Producer - The 1975, Jake Bugg, Arctic Monkeys). Pushing into 2016 Cloves performed strip back sets at numerous festivals in the UK,Europe, USA and Canada.

HARRIET

Brightstar Records/ A&P Management

 

Description: Pop, Easy Listening, Soft Rock, Jazz, Acoustic

UK Based artist Harriet released her debut album October 2016. Live and studio sessions are directed by Producer and Musical Director, Steve Anderson (Kylie Minogue, Westlife, Leona Lewis). Harriet also works closely with A&P Artist Management (Kylie Minogue, Nadine Coyle). Harriets debut album, 'Harriet' has just released Oct 2016 on Brightstar Records and features the London Philharmonic Orchestra. Recorded at Abbey Road Studios.

RUTH LORENZO

Virgin EMI Records/ H&I Music/ Roster Music


Description: Rock, Rock en Espanol, Pop, Latin Pop, Opera

Spanish singer-songwriter, Ruth Lorenzo was a finalist in the British TV talent show The X-Factor 2008. Releasing the single "Burn" in 2011 she entered the Spanish Singles Chart at number 16. Later she represented Spain in the Eurovision Song Contest 2014 and came 10th with her song "Dancing in the rain". In 2014 she released the album "Planeta Azul" and entered the Spanish Album Charts at number 3


After The X-Factor, I worked with Ruth on the live shows in the UK & Europe.

THE JIM STAPLEY BAND

MITA Records/ Dean St Management


Description: Classic Rock, Gospel Rock, Country Rock

British born singer-songwriter based in Minneapolis, USA. Debut album "Long Time Coming" was produced by Tony Visconti (David Bowie, T.Rex, Kaiser Chiefs, Thin Lizzy)  and released in October 2014.


Having performed on may tours and festivals with Jim it was only fitting that we did the full album together. I tracked numerous rhythm and lead guitars throughout the record and featured my own composition,"Grey Matter". A song I'd written and finished off with Jim for the album.

SKINNY MACHINES

Independant


Description: Indie Rock, Indie, Alternative, Pop

Based out of London, UK the band built up a large following across Europe and the UK. Built from the ground up the band toured relentlessly for many years and could rely on a loyal fanbase. A self produced debut album "Wrong Side of the River" was released in  2010. Since then producer Simon Changer (David Gray, James Morrison, Michael Kiwanuka) came on board to fullfil the next run of singles.


A number of the singles and tracks were co-written by myself.

IKOMA

Indefinite Records


Description: Classic Rock, Indie Rock, Alternative

Based out of Brighton, UK, the band formed whilst studying at the Brighton Institute of Modern Music in 2007. Working with producers/engineers such as Mark Flannery (U2, Def Leppard, Depeche Mode, Yes) we produced our first EP's. Later the band signed to a new Los Angeles based Entertainment company "Indefinite Entertainment" headed by JJ Corsini. The band then went on to do another string of new sinlges such as "Last Chance Honey" wtih producer Stuart Epps (Elton John, Oasis, Robbie Williams, Led Zeppelin). Numerous tours, festivals and gigs followed in the UK and USA.

One off shows and performances with the likes of:

© Copyright & All Rights Reserved by Rikki Glover Guitar