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2022

Another year begins and I am pleased to say that I have renewed the hosting of this website for another two years.  It is my way of thanking all of you out there who keep Chris Adams and String Driven Thing in their thoughts.  I must apologise for the delay in adding stuff for your… Read More…

Interview – part 1

https://youtu.be/ECfIJIaAYkE This is the link to my You Tube video Hope you enjoy Chester

Rehearsal Video – Gone For Good

The band would sometimes rehearse at my West End of Glasgow flat.  This is where the photographs for the Songs From Another Country album sleeve were taken.  It is also where the now famous 40th anniversay gig was held. This video was filmed in 2009 and is the first in a series of stuff that… Read More…

STRING DRIVEN THING ON THE ROAD, AT SEA & IN THE AIR – part 2

STRING DRIVEN THING ON THE ROAD, AT SEA & IN THE AIR Part 2 – Germany (MANAGING THE UNMANAGABLE) In his memoirs, Chris gave details on the trips abroad that the band made during their time that they were signed to Charisma which, of course, included supporting Genesis in New York at the Philharmonic Hall,… Read More…

STRING DRIVEN THING ON THE ROAD, AT SEA & IN THE AIR -PART 1

STRING DRIVEN THING ON THE ROAD, AT SEA & IN THE AIR Part 1 – UK The release of Songs From Another Country in 2009 was the catalyst for the next few years of going out on the road and playing lots of live gigs.  Travelling the length and breadth of the UK, we performed… Read More…