A Break in the Clouds
Robb Johnson’s Official Website
Site last updated (News page): 17th October 2013
"The real deal when it comes to songwriting" - Mike Harding, BBC Radio2
"An English original" - The Guardian
"There is no songwriter to compare with Robb Johnson operating in theUK" - R2
"One of the best" - Maverick
New double CD - "Gentle Men"
"Gentle Men" is set for release on 11th November 2013.
acclaimed "family history of the First World War and its consequences" will be available in a double CD digipack version and as part of a 120-page book version. Robb has revisited and revised the song suite,
originally commissioned in 1997 for the Passendale Peace Concert, to
take into account the experience both of subsequent performances and of
recent historical events.
This new re-recording now includes several new
songs, and is performed by a new cast of superb singers and musicians. Roy
Bailey reprises his role as Robb's grandfathers, while Barb Jungr sings
the female voices, and accompaniment is provided by Robb, Jude Abbott,
Jenny Carr and John Forrester. Visit gentle-men2014.co.uk for further
"Gentle Men", Irregular Records IRR088 and IRR089, distributed by Proper
Music. Available 11/11/13.
Loads of free downloads are available from the MP3s Page, and new ones are added regularly. Latest addition is "Goodnight Jerusalem", a
reflection on "the condition of Albion", Spring 2011.
A list of some of the quality videos of Robb, solo or with the Irregulars, which are available on YouTube, appears on the Videos Page (new in January 2011).
Don't miss out on a live gig near you! Keep the Gigs Page bookmarked for future reference.
For full background information on Robb, see the Biography Page. Essential reading for hard-working journalists seeking a feature article!
See photos of Robb and the Irregulars on the News Page.
Robb at Myspace
See also www.myspace.com/irregularrobbjohnson for
gig dates & new recordings.
For additional information on Robb Johnson and Irregular Records see