Status Quo have been active since 1962. Originally named “The Scorpions” they have had a number of name changes since; “The Spectres” in 1962 and “Traffic Jam” in 1967. When Steve Winwood formed “Traffic” in 1969, they decided to change the name again, this time to “The Status Quo”, which was later shortened to the […]
Born Kenny Wayne Brobst on June 12, 1977 in Shreveport, Louisiana, this Singer, Songwriter and gifted Guitarist has released 9 Studio albums as well as numerous singles, EP’s and a Live album with his band “The Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band”. He is completely self-taught and does not read music!! A favourite with all the DJ’s […]
Hailing from Frankenmuth, Michigan and formed in 2012, Greta Van Fleet are taking the Rock world by storm. The three Kiszka brothers, Vocalist Josh, Guitarist Jake and bassist Sam, along with their drummer Danny Wagner, produce a sound reminiscent of the early Led Zeppelin but unique enough not to be labelled as the “New Led […]
Joe Bonamassa is taking time out from touring to lay down tracks for his 14th album!! This time he’s collaborating with the likes of Nick Mason, Bernie Marsden, Gary Kemp and Guy Pratt “All we can say at this moment is the following: Joe is working on a brand-new studio album, which will feature all-new […]
As of the 1st April 2019 “Start The Week Right” with Lordy will take up it’s new time slot of 10am till Noon. The encore show remains the same at 6pm. All times are UK times.
The “Godfather of British Blues” and a longtime crusader for American blues originators, John Mayall, has announced the release of his new album “Nobody Told Me” on the 22nd April this year. John has kick started or boosted a plethora of artists during his long long career in the music business. Eric Clapton, Peter Green, […]
Our featured artist at the moment is the rather delectable Susan Santos. Hailing from Spain, Susan’s passion for music motivated her to become a musician herself. Susan taught herself to sing and play the guitar and was soon writing and performing her own material. After several line-ups, the lefty guitarist moved to Madrid and formed a […]
Hot on the heels of QSP (Quatro, Scott and Powell), one of Shangrla Radio’s most popular artists, Suzi Quatro, is releasing a brand new album titled “No Control” – Not a surprising title really coming from this Rock and Roll Dynamo. Suzi began her career in the 1960’s playing with her 3 sisters; Patti, Nancy […]
Toto’s ubiquitous soft-rock anthem ‘Africa’ is being played for ‘all eternity’ in the Namib Desert on the west coast of Africa. Namibian artist Max Siedentopf has created a sound installation called Toto Forever consisting of six white speakers attached to an MP3 player that contains just one song; Toto’s 1982 hit single ‘Africa’. Placed at […]
Our featured artist hails from Johannesburg, South Africa and in our minds, at Shangrla Radio, he is one of the brightest and most talented Blues/Rock artists to come to our attention in a very long time.