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Introducing Steve Dwight – Calon FM

by Ben Davis on 17 September, 2008 | 0 comments

Steve Dwight
Steve Dwight (right) with Calon FM
Station Managers Nadira Tudor & Oliver Pscherer

Steve Dwight, the presenter of the new show ‘Calon Uncut’ on Calon FM, the new Community Radio for Wrexham, is a musician himself. He knows how important it is for a local band or a solo artist to have a media platform where you can show your talent and ‘spread the word’ within the local area.

“Steve Dwight is a happy, funny, outgoing Kiwi with a passion for the local music scene.”
Calon FM Station Managers Nadira Tudor & Oliver Pscherer.

Steve was born 38 years ago in New Zealand and had an interest in music right from the start as my parents are both keen rock fans. He started playing the guitar at 18 and played mainly with a New Zealand band called ‘Skoda with a carphone’.

On Steve’s 21st birthday he left New Zealand to live in the USA and played with a number of bar bands in the mid-west. After a brief time back in New Zealand he travelled to Wrexham in 1993 and have played in bands around the northwest since that time. Bands such as ‘Lip’, Gooky Stance’ and ‘Locker’.

Steve is now in a band called ‘4jerry’ which plays a mix of classic punk covers and originals.

“I am lucky enough to have been given the opportunity to present some music shows on Calon FM, Friday night I get to play loads of fun party rock tunes on a show called ‘Rock On Calon’ and Sunday lets me meet some of the areas most talented musicians on the ‘Calon Uncut’ show.

Wrexham has a vibrant music scene with a seemingly endless supply of talent and its great to be part of a community radio station that allows me to help promote this wealth of talent.”

Upcoming Bands on “Calon Uncut”:

21/09/08 – ‘Roseville Band’ – www.myspace.com/therosevilleband
28/09/08 – ‘Andy Hickie’ – www.myspace.com/andyhickie
12/10/08 – ‘Gasana’ – www.myspace.com/gasanacymru
19/10/08 – ‘The Loving Cup’ – www.myspace.com/thelovingcup
02/11/08 – ‘Lust and Found’ – www.myspace.com/lustandfound

If you are an unsigned band or artist and wish to perform LIVE on “Calon Uncut”, then please email us on info@calonfm.com

Tune in every Sunday Evening from 8 til 10 to “Calon Uncut” on Wrexham’s new Community Radio Station, Calon FM on 105 FM and online at www.calonfm.com.

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Ben Davis

Email: ben@wrexhammusic.co.uk

Ben is the founder of wrexhammusic.co.uk.

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