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Jermaine Easter interview: Rhyme schemes and reason for Rovers striker


In a Bristol Rovers side back in the Football League after a season away, striker Jermaine Easter is out to dispense as much of his higher-level experience as possible, although there are some aspects that are just destined to always test the mettle, before the pitch even comes into play. Read more →

Darren Ambrose interview: Cannonball on the vocals and off the boot for Blues midfield man


Birmingham City midfielder Darren Ambrose’s reputation has been shaped by over a decade in the top two divisions, with sensational goals perhaps the most stark of qualities to his game, and there is symmetry between the nature of his shots and the title to his latest initiation song. Read more →

Danny Gabbidon interview: Palace defender mixing it up after shaky start!


After six seasons in the Premier League, 46-cap Welsh international defender Danny Gabbidon is acclimatising to his new surroundings with Championship high-flyers Crystal Palace. The former West Ham United man is one of the footballers who takes the opportunity to get on the decks in his free time and his sound choices have evolved somewhat since his days playing the music of one 80s hitmaker in particular! Read more →

Léandre Griffit interview: Angolan dance vibes, Swedish rap and Gordon Strachan!


A former France Under-21 international, ex-Southampton and Crystal Palace winger Léandre Griffit has had spells in Sweden, Belgium and Major League Soccer, sampling music from numerous cultures that certainly make for an interesting alternative to his ex-Saints manager’s Edinburgh tones! Read more →

Steve Kabba interview: No indie in the gym please!

Barnet striker Steve Kabba, who represented Sheffield United and Watford in the top flight, is steadily progressing in his comeback from injury but a certain choice of music doesn’t quite cut it for him as a source of motivation during those days in the gym. Read more →