Author Archive: guylatham

Blue-Eyed Witch of The North – A Dark Love Song, Bob Dylan Style Folk Rock. Brooding & Mellow

This song is a kind of twisted love ballad or a elegy to long lost family and friends. Influences: Bob Dylan, Nick Cave, Tim Hardin. Style of music: Folk Rock, Folk, Indie, Alternative, Americana, Retro. Mood: Dark, Brooding, Mellow, Relaxed, Intimate. A song from the new 2016 Junebug album ‘Lost Souls’. Buy the CD here: […]

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‘A Greek Tragedy’ (Political Songs) Influences: John Cale, Cat Stevens. New songs, 2016

A Greek Tragedy is a political protest song from the new 2016 Junebug album ‘Lost Souls’. This is a John Cale / Cat Stevens / The Velvet Underground & Nico / Lou Reed influenced song.  The song is an anthem about the Financial Crisis in Greece and wider problems in the European Union / EU […]

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Andy Kaufman Lives – A Nirvana / REM influenced song. New Wave / Indie Rock

‘Andy Kaufman Lives’ is a song from the new 2016 Junebug album ‘Lost Souls’. The song is influenced by Nirvana and REM and is in the alternative rock / new wave / indie rock genres. The song is about the theory that Andy Kaufman faked his death to escape fame. Listen to the song using […]

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Live Music / Gigs: Liverpool. Junebug @ The Cavern Pub @ Club Tuesday May 24th 2016

Live music / gigs, Liverpool: Junebug are performing on Tuesday 24th May 2016 at The Cavern Pub @ 7:15pm and The Cavern Club, Back Stage @ 9pm. The band is guitar-based and plays original, catchy Alternative Rock / Indie Pop / Americana / Power Pop music. Hear our songs at www.junebug.co.uk. These are our slots […]

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New Album Release, June 2016: Lost Souls by Junebug (Indie / Alternative / Rock)

Junebug News: The band’s new album is released in June 2016. ‘Lost Souls’ is an epic-sounding album steeped in classic rock music influences such as John Cale, Nick Drake, Cat Stevens, Lou Reed, Marc Bolan, The Byrds, REM & Bob Dylan. Hear it on Soundcloud for a  preview streaming. It’s a mix of indie, alternative […]

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‘Lovers Isle’, an acoustic song about St Dwynwen’s Island, Angelsey.

‘Lovers Isle’ is an acoustic song about a trip I had with my wife and daughter to St Dwynwen’s Island (Ynys Llanddwyn, Angelsey. Style of music: Folk, Acoustic, Indie, Singer Songwriter. Influences: Nick Drake, John Martyn. Written in 2016, recorded May 2016. Lyrics to ‘Lover’s Isle’, by Guy Latham we had a really good time […]

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A Country Americana song about the city of Albuquerque (ABQ)

The Ballad Of ABQ, A song about the city of Albuquerque by Guy Latham. Written and recorded in May 2016. The song came to me when I was driving around my home town of Abergele and I couldn’t park anywhere. The chorus lyric was ‘There’s nowhere to park here in Abergele’. I changed it all […]

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A song about Karma, the Buddhist concept

  ‘Karma’ is a song about the Buddhist concept of Karma. Influences: Al Stewart. Style of music: Latin / Spanish / Indie / Alternative Rock / Indie Pop Lyrics to Karma by Guy Latham Karma The flowering lotus It’s cause and effect The seed that it carries A destiny set You may be indifferent I […]

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Breaking Up The Union, a song about the Vote Leave / Stay EU Referendum in Britain

‘Breaking Up The Union’ is a song about the EU referendum in Britain to Vote Stay / Vote Leave.  Influences: Nick Drake, John Martyn. Style of music: Acoustic, Singer Songwriter, Folk Rock, Indie, Alternative. Lyrics to Breaking Up The Union by Guy Latham Why worry if you’re left or right? No decision can be black or white […]

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New songs for Winter 2016 Junebug Album

Here is a few links for songs we are working on for Junebug’s winter 2016 album release. Temporary working title ‘Winterwood’. Guy’s tunes: If You’re The Surgeon, I’m The Skin Where The Wind Is Blowing: Lover’s Isle: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s3NcSluZ7 The Ballad of ABQ: https://youtu.be/E8-gHyQQUcg Karma: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IMYE-WT2jiM&feature=youtu.be&t=40s Breaking Up The Union https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V8SiEddmKYg You Put The Fire In […]

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