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New album - 'Earth is Sleeping' to be released in July 2018


This is the wonderful cover artwork by Catherine Hyde, There are two more pieces of artwork by other fabulous artists Sarah Ewing and Rebecca Clarke

Six of the songs have been co- written by Neal Hoffmann, Matt Malley (ex Counting Crows), Matt Stevens and Matt Edwards, Michael Raphael, and Dean Francis -Hawksley,several have been co-written with Alistair Murphy, one has music by my daughter Stephanie Hellsten and one is all mine. And there is a new version of a Trader Horne track co-written by the late Martin Quittenton.

Here is a link to pre-order the album and you can here a part of Marianna co-written with Neal Hoffmann 

Happy New Year !! New gigs abounding ish

I have a sparkling line up of performances this year, mostly confirmed but two awaiting confirmation, and mostly with some variety of the Band Of Perfect Strangers but the first one is with Andy Lewis and his friends..

Right! Here we go...

20th January 2018 12 pm to 2 pm

Daylight Music at the Union Chapel, Islington, London

The lineup will be: Judy Dyble & Andy Lewis with Robert Rotifer, Alison Cotton, Ian Button, Pete Twyman,and Liz Lewis

Helen McCookerybook

and The Perfect English Weather, with Simon Fox filling the gaps.

Details below

'Summer Dancing' Judy Dyble/Andy Lewis

LP and CD released on August 18th 2017

Available for pre-order now



Songwriter-player-producer Andy Lewis is introduced to Judy Dyble, erstwhile vocalist with folk luminaries Fairport Convention and proto-King Crimson founder who, after a somewhat extended stay out of music has been been making a low-key, experimental return.

Big Big Train's 'GRIMSPOUND' news!!

The brilliant Big Big Train album 'Grimspound', on which I sing a duet on the song 'The Ivy Gate' with the wonderful David Longdon, was released 5 days ago and is currently at no 30 in the Official Chart Co's Midweek Album Chart. Which is lovely laugh

Big Big Train are a hugely talented band and I am honoured to have sung for them

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