The Holly Lerski Shed Revival No.9: ‘Fall/Come Sit Down’ (Holly Lerski)

Happy Sunday everyone, This week I’ve gone all 3/4 time on you with of mashup of 2 songs of mine, both requested. The first song, ‘Fall’, was requested by Benji B. It was written in my teens in 4/4 time, and somehow ended up on the second Angelou album ‘While You Were Sleeping’ in 3/4 time.  The second song, ‘Come Sit Down’, was… Read more →

The Holly Lerski Shed Revival No. 8: ‘The Way Young Lovers Do’ (Van Morrison/Jeff Buckley cover)

It’s Sunday and time for the 8th Sunday session – hallelujah! This week I couldn’t resist missing the opportunity to sing my lungs out to a favourite song of mine: Van Morrison’s ‘The Way Young Lovers Do’. My version’s closer to Jeff Buckley’s, since it was his version I heard first (Jeff being my Elvis and all that, in case you didn’t know). Be warned, there’s lots of wailing…but… Read more →

The Holly Lerski Shed Revival No. 5: ‘Oh Atoms, Oh Molecules / Mystery Mashup’

It’s Sunday and time for another Shed Revival, amen! This week I’m mashing it up with the lovely Mark ‘The Flob’ Ireland. Mark played a bit of percussion and drums on my last album, and actually played on my first demo many, many years ago. Today we perform the ‘Oh Atoms, Oh Molecules/Mystery Mashup’. Sound intriguing? A bit worrying? Well, we had fun and that’s what it’s… Read more →

The Holly Lerski Shed Revival No. 4 – ‘Everything Is Free (Gillian Welch)

Happy Sunday Everyone, it’s Sunday Shed Revival Day – yay! So I’m 4 sessions into my autumn run now. As promised I’m taking requests, and this week Gillian Welch was suggested.  Well I do like a bit of Gillian Welch and David Rawlins, and this particular song is one of my favourites: ‘Everything Is Free’. So I picked up my banjo,  started my noodling, and this… Read more →