Robin Hoare


The Den Hi-Fi - Robin Hoare Band album distribution and retailer of Sound Improvement Stands run by the irrepressible Mr Neil Ramsden. One of the UKs finest hi fi dealers.

Bowers and Wilkins - highly esteemed hi-fi manufacturer and supporters of the band. Makers of the poll winning Zeppelin ipod dock and the highly desirable Nautilous range of hi fi speakers.

Moorgate Acoustics - Sheffield's leading hi fi specialist and a Bowers and Wilkins dealer. They stock a wide range of audio products, record decks and full systems.

The Chord Company – manufacturers of Cream Instrument Cables.

GFI Promotions – our esteemed PR man Mr Golly Gallagher’s company.

G2 Studios Sheffield – where we recorded “A Time and Place”. G2 is a very professional studio with nice gear and nice vibes.

Torch Music – excellent value and very high spec mastering and CD duplication by Sean Lynch.

Seedling Media - my long time, highly talented web designer and top bloke Mr Mark Gibbons.

Music websites and resources; - Alan Whites excellent site featuring comprehensive reviews and dates of UK and European festivals. There are also very good in depth features about artists including an in depth interview with Robin. - Graham Rhodes authoritative blog about the blues. It does what it says on the tin and much more.

Our Retail Network;

Sound Org, York - Renowned audio hifi dealers with one of the finest demo rooms anywhere.

Radio Stations;
The Blues Show on GTFM – great supporters of ours broadcasting on FM and online all over the world from Wales.

Blues in the Nite on Phoenix FM from Calderdale, West Yorkshire - Tony Fitton and Francine Leith present a raw mix of blues, old and new, gutsy guitar-driven dirty blues and smoother night time blues, something for everyone who is a lover of the whole blues scene! Available on FM and online.

Hambone's Rumshack - one of the band's earliest supporters from the world of radio. A great and very varied podcast show.

Musical friends;
Erja Lyytinen – the fabulous Finnish guitarist, singer and songwriter.

Michelle Malone - wonderful, rootsy, bluesy, passionate music from one of John Mayer's early mentors. A highly talented woman.

Dale Storr - Excellent Sheffield based New Orleans piano player.

Vinnie's Vice - smokin' blues rock from this great Dutch Trio

The Steve French Band – purveyors of fine rock blues

The Sean Webster Band – great bellowing bluesifying and original songs

The Hummingbirds – gutsy Chicago style blues band.

Matt Howden – Sheffield composer and highly accomplished arranger.

Sally Doherty – one of the finest singers and writers in Sheffield, a true original.

Our Friends in other Businesses
Hengers - A fine place for a fine gents haircut - Nice people!

Moorgate Acoustics - respected Sheffield Hi-Fi Dealers.

Wavelength Music - long established Sheffield music shop.