About

For nearly 30 years Gary  has been a Documentary Photographer & Film Maker on Tyneside, UK. His music documentaries include ‘We Sold Our Soul for Rock n Roll‘  and ‘The Butchers of Bolingbroke‘ with more available on You Tube. This blog features interviews with Blues, Rock, Punk and NWOBHM musicians and bands.gary-wilkinson-copy-2

‘I’ve found that musicians are good storytellers and it’s all about the story’.

To read any of these interviews type the name into the search bar above:

ANGELIC UPSTARTS – ATOMKRAFT – AVENGER UK – BARE TEETH – BERNIE TORME – BLAST RECORDING STUDIO – BLITZKRIEG – CLOVEN HOOF – CRASHED OUT – DANNY McCORMACK (The Main Grains, The Wildhearts, The Yo Yo’s) – DARK HEART – DEALER – FIST – HELLANBACH – HOLLOW GROUND – HOWARD BAKER (Warbeck) – LOU TAYLOR (Saracen, Blind Fury) – MOND COWIE (Angelic Upstarts) – MILLENNIUM – MARTYR – MYTHRA – NOW OR NEVER – OLIVER/DAWSON SAXON – PHASSLAYNE – RAVEN – REPULSIVE VISION – SALEM – SATAN – SAVAGE – SOLDIER – SPARTAN WARRIOR – STEVE DAWSON (The Animals, Saracen) – STEVE JAMES (The Fiend, Warwound) STEVE THOMPSON (Bullfrog, NEAT Records) – STUPID KARATE – TERRY & GERRY – THUNDERSTICK (Samson) – TOKYO BLADE – TREVOR SEWELL – TROYEN – TYGERS OF PAN TANG – TYSONDOG – TYTAN – VENOM INC (Venom) – WARRIOR –  WEAPON UK.

SMALL TALK: 5 minutes stop and chat with – Paul Di’Annio (ex Iron Maiden/Battlezone) Stupid Karate (French punk band) – Ricky Marx (Now or Never/ex Pretty Maids)

VINYL JUNKIES: 7 songs that shaped their world – Neil Armstrong – Will Binks – John Heston – Martin Poppoff – Colin Smoult – Neil Newton.

BIG MOUTH STRIKES: interviews with writers/performing artists – Wavis O’Shave – Simon Donald (VIZ)