John Romero

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25th Birthday For Carillon Studios

Oh My God, do we all feel old here! Carillon Studios has made it to 25 years of age. We were based in Clacton-On-Sea at the time and not for one second did we ever consider the future. Our 1st mailshot was for one floppy disk with ten styles on[…]

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Middlewich FAB Festival 2019

Oh My God, did it rain! However, rain or shine we always make the most of it. As usual John & Jackie opened their garden to all to raise funds for charity (Winstons Wis & Middlewich Additional Needs Network). Entry was FREE and we want to thank those that turned[…]

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New Studio Development – Updates

We have finally broken ground for our new garage and studios development. What a nightmare it has been with Cheshire East Buildings Control! The trench is far deeper than we think is needed however they insisted we dig down to fresh clean clay and have added about 18 inches onto[…]

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Injury To Johns Shoulder – Updates

After further a diagnosis it would seem that Johns problem all lies in a trapped nerve between the C5 & C6. This has led to a new medication called Gabapentin which John now swears by as he has full mobility again. The diagnosis should be confirmed on Wednesday 12th June[…]

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Festival News 2019 – Update

During the successful February 2019 Accordion Festival at the Queens Hotel in Eastbourne, John Romero has confirmed that John & Jackie Romero have officially handed over ownership of the events to Gennaro Fiondella and Colette McKeown (CGF Music LTD). John made the announcement during the event and thanked all their[…]

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New Project – Update

I have now performed this a number of times at both festivals and gigs. So far the response seems to be good and it is my intention to expand this repertoire, think I might try Elvis next. LOL! —————————————— Am I insane? Possibly. You may have heard several keyboard players[…]

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New Yamaha Keyboard Arriving

I am excited as next week I am getting a new keyboard to go with my accordion! So what are you getting I hear you ask, well it is a Yamaha Tyros 5. For those in the know, you are probably wondering why. When we moved to Cheshire 3.5 years[…]

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Thames TV

I recorded my first TV show with Thames TV back in 1975. Many will remember ‘Opportunity Knocks’ with Hugie Green. Recording again with Thames TV this coming Sunday (January 7th), this time in Blackpool. It is just a screen test video for a possible performance later this year and I[…]

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First Time At Skegness Festival

Myself, Tony Stace and Beth Berwick-Lowe will all be appearing at Matthew Basons “Music & Mirth” weekend (23rd-25th March 2018). It will be the first time I will have worked in Skegness during my career and I am looking forward to what should be a great weekend. Anyone wishing to[…]

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Invitation to York Music Festival

I have been invited for a second visit to play @ York Music Festival. I can’t recommend this fabulous 3 day Organ & Keyboard Music Festival enough and am really looking forward to it! For more details go here. Please follow and like us:

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Inspirations Re-released

Due to our re-release of the single ‘Waves’ Carillon Studios is pleased to also re-release the album from which it came. Inspirations was originally recorded with an accordion, a Ketron SD1 keyboard and of course John himself. The album title comes from being inspired to write the number ‘Waves’ and[…]

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OrganFax Failure

It is with regret and some embarrassment that I find myself looking at the current OrganFax website. In my defence, I was quite ill when I was conned by Ian House and Marie Powell into relinquishing control of the organisation. I am the first to say more could have been[…]

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