They began to play live and one night Pete and Andy from Boy on a Dolphin were at the gig. Now, all these many years later, I put it on to spin in my car and my hairs still stand on end when I hear some of their great tracks. The audience recognising them as Dolphin members began to urge them to get up and do some Dolphin songs. JOHN REILLY- Lead Vocals/ Acoustic Guitar/ LyricistANDY NEEDHAM - Bass GuitarPETE HILEY - Lead Spanish and Electric GuitarsDARREN FORD - DrumsJAMES JARWARDANA - Piano/Keys (Joined Oct 2005). They toured and sold out every major City in Canada then moved to the U.S. where they played TOWER RECORDS On Sunset Boulevard and worked their way down the West Coast of America and after a sell out show at THE GREAT AMERICAN MUSIC HALL in San Francisco the band were told of a massive change of personnel from top to bottom at Atlantic Records. Ok, mmm, acoustic based –yes. They very soon added two of the very best players around to the line up. That’s all there is for me. Let us know what you think of the Last.fm website. The band that had been riding the rapids full speed ahead was now sitting on the riverbank waiting for something to happen. JOHN REILLY- Lead Vocals/ Acoustic Guitar/ Lyricist ANDY NEEDHAM - Bass Guitar PETE HILEY - Lead Spanish and Electric Guitars DARREN FORD - Drums JAMES JARWARDANA - Piano/Keys (Joined Oct 2005) “Songs! Warm, moving, intimate, personal, yes personal! (Prices may vary for AK and HI.). An EP with the emotive title track ‘Life’s a blast’ followed and is now on it’s 5th pressing. This CD is one of my favorite. PETE HILEY, a guitarist with his own distinctive style and in demand drummer DARREN FORD. Please try again. “I have never felt so frustrated in my life and we all felt so much for Sam who had shown so much belief in us. If you're a seller, Fulfillment by Amazon can help you grow your business. THE SONG! I wish Amazon would carry their other CD's that I see on the Boy on a Dolphin website. Heading up to Whistler ski resort he heard the Boy on a Dolphin demo and had to pull the car over. Songs! I loved it then and I appreciate it even more today. Connect your Spotify account to your Last.fm account and scrobble everything you listen to, from any Spotify app on any device or platform. a very emotional tune with loads of feeling. Reviewed in the United States on April 1, 2017. Songs! “Music is your own experience, your thoughts, your wisdom. There's a problem loading this menu right now. It was 2002. Give it a listen and you may well be as surprised as I was. Two days after his returns, a steady stream of positive faxes started arriving but one call in the middle of the night from Canada’s biggest agent and co manager of Bryan Adams, SAM FELDMAN changed everything. Some user-contributed text on this page is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. Artist descriptions on Last.fm are editable by everyone. Beautiful! Now, all these many years later, I put it on to spin in my car and my hairs still stand on end when I … In the months that followed an uncanny bond between the band and the people of Vancouver grew and grew as they took BOY ON A DOLPHIN to their hearts. BOY ON A DOLPHIN are at their best live and they brought Paul Carracks brilliant Sax player STEVE BEIGHTON along with them as well as COLIN ELLIOT (now with RICHARD HAWLEY) on percussion. Melodic, er definitely. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on December 24, 2015, Great group,brilliant music,if you have not seen them then get this cd and enjoy, OOOOOOO binga bongona binga bonga..I'll never let my memories of you slip away...ooooo, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on March 23, 2015, Herd the first track of this album on radio paradise and had to get it. and thousands did. Reviewed in the United States on March 12, 2008. The audience recognising them as Dolphin members began to urge them to get up and do some Dolphin songs. “Self promotion has always been my great failing. Top subscription boxes – right to your door, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates.