#FromTheRanch Here’s Volume 24 of our music/discussion podcast The Wonderful Sounds of the Melody Ranch!!! Alan Turnock from Kailash Buddhist Centre and our ‘Oasis’ relaxation/mindfulness sessions came along to discuss meditation, as well as to give us a ten-minute preview of what benefits such techniques can bring. Emma also interviewed Jane Molloy from Holistic Hands in relation to Complementary therapies, while promising local songwriter Cal Ruddy was our musical guest in The Sound Shack. The playlist featured gems from the likes of The Beach Boys, Todd Rundgren and The Bats… ENJOY!!!
#FromTheRanch The hits just keep on coming with another brand new edition of The Open Door Centre‘s music/discussion podcast The Wonderful Sounds of the Melody Ranch!!! This month’s edition explores women’s issues and feminism – Emma has been busy interviewing Abi Ingles from The Women’s Organisation, Karen Horner from Tomorrows Women Wirral and feminist Beth Redmond. Lucy Mayhew was our brilliant guest for a long-overdue return to live action in The Sound Shack, while the playlist featured music by the likes of The Slits, Jim O’Rourke and Dog Faced Hermans… ENJOY!!!
#FromTheRanch Here’s Volume 22 of our Melody Ranch podcast, a very special edition all about The Open Door Centre‘s weekly musical jam session The Boom Room! Not only does it feature our debut recording ‘A Contented Mind’ (fast-forward to 38m25s for that) but it also features interviews with avid Boom Roomers Jamie Evans, Siobhan Mireille Kelly, Francis Tolman and Catherine Warner. The playlist features tracks regularly played at The Boom Room (which runs Monday evenings at the Centre from 6pm-8pm), as well as a few selections which inspired our debut composition by the likes of Neu! and Daniel Patrick Quinn… ENJOY!!!