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The other side

It’s hard to believe my last show was in February, and since lockdown began and cancellations started coming in thick and fast, I haven’t felt much enthusiasm for

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Christmas at Chester Cathedral

One of my singing highlights has to be singing at Chester Cathedral as part of their Christmas concerts season. The place looks so magical with beautifully lit Christmas

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Another Tear Falls

Throughout my singing career I’ve always tried to use the best backing tracks available. Most of them aren’t great, which is why I’ll try and make my own.

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It’s Raining Today

Like so many I’m sure, I was shocked and deeply saddened to hear about Scott’s passing. His music really did change my life and inspired me to become

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Scott Walker and Matt Monro

Scott & Matt

When I appeared on Stars in their Eyes back in 2002, I was given a video to help me practice my Scott Walker tribute and it contained this

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Holiday Inn Wedding Haydock

Double Wedding

Yesterday’s gig was a brilliant one for me. Not only was I booked to sing at an evening reception, I was also capturing the day as their official

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The Impossible Dream

My recording of The Impossible Dream. So many have covered this, including Matt Monro, Scott Walker and probably the most famous, and in my opinion, the best being

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Quiet Nights & Quiet Stars

I love Antonio Carlos Jobim stuff, especially when the likes of Sinatra and Andy Williams sang it. Anyway, this is my take on the very beautiful Quiet Nights

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You Raise Me Up

It’s not every day I share the stage with a world-class singer. Rachael Russell is an international soprano who I had the pleasure of working with on Saturday

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Matt Monro Tribute – This Is The Life

Another one of me faves, Mr Matt Monro. I love singing Matt’s stuff and this is one I recorded in one take back in 2012. I posted it on to YouTube where it’s had over 3,400 views and lots of nice compliments.

My Matt tribute always features as part of my crooner legends tribute show. I hope I do him some justice.

Thanks for listening and hope it sounds okay.

Mikey Powell x

Swing Singer & Crooner Legends Tribute Sings Matt Monro

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Scott Walker Tribute – Joanna

Another one of my Scott Walker tributes with the 6os classic ‘Joanna’. While credited to Tony Hatch and Jackie Trent it appears that Scott wrote some lyrics to the song.

I hope it sounds okay and thanks for listening.

Mikeyp xx

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