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Derek J Rainey

Derek J Rainey

Singer Songwriter / anything Bristol, UK  UK
Trials of Life
Trials of Life
Going for a Walk
Going for a Walk
Night Mission
Night Mission


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    A Tour In Afghanistan Released on Nov 5, 2013
  • The shed tour
    The Shed Tour Released on Sep 24, 2013


Nightmares (Video 1)


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  • Mondo Quinn (Artist)
    Mondo Quinn
    Hi Derek: You may like to know I've put out some NEW music lately. I think (hope!) you'll like it!
  • (whiskeydog)kenny williams (Artist)
    (whiskeydog)kenny wi...
    Hey Derek, really dig Farrington's Song. Nice, cool, laidback groove. Take it easy, kenny
  • Eddie Ray Franks Jr (Artist)
    Eddie Ray Franks Jr
    Dropping by to show support and wish you much success with your music. Have a great evening. Eddie Ray
  • MYTHAGOE (Artist)
    we are new fans of yours
  • A Million Love Songs (Artist)
    A Million Love Songs
    Thank you for liking ‘A Million Love Songs’ Derek, we like your sounds too! Please keep in touch and join us at www.Facebook.com/AMillionLoveSongs Wishing you all the bes...
  • Susan Martin (Artist)
    Susan Martin
    Cool version of St. James Infirmary! Fine guitar work.



Sounds Like: Dave Gilmour (I should be so lucky), Pink Floyd (In my dreams), Farrington Gurney (my previous identity)

Bio: Was a bassist with The Mystics in 1960's but stopped playing in a band in 1969. I suffer with Osteoarthritis and in the ages of 61 and 64, I suffered a heart attack. I then retired and decided to try to record for my own pleasure.

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Twitter_icon_for_status: Posted a new song: "Mr Tambourine Man (Featuring Allan Henson)" http://t.co/gNGqtjqKko #music

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Q: There's a lovely naive charm to your work - and your sound speaks indeed of Floyd with a touch of Velvet Underground in there - I loved the songs. All the best, Cas

A: Hiya Cas - many thanks for your comments. I last played in a band way back in 1970 and only played bass. A few years ago I started to collect and play guitar and although my style is simple, I love creating music. When one . Thanks againperson tells me they like it, it makes me feel very good but it won't change me. Just an old man enjoying being creative

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