Guitarist Rob Hunt is a multi-instrumentalist. I mix multi-track recordings of guitar based music i create in spare time some of which i share online, currently working under the Pseudonym of 'the melody glow'
History of the melody glow
I play Guitar, bass, Sing and write, produce music. My music draws inspiration from a broad range of styles. i enjoy finding interesting sounds with guitar fx pedals to use in tracks.
Main Influences on the melody glow
So i was thinking about a few artists i like, from different genres:
Indie Rock - Shoegaze:
Verve, my bloody valentine, Catherine wheel, Stare, exit calm, Swervedriver, belly, mazzy star, teenage fanclub, Curve, Ride, Autour De Lucie, Revolver, Deep Cut, The Autumns, boards of canada, Ulrich Schnauss, Cocteau Twins, spirit of eden, Mogwai, Sigor Ros.
The Smiths, The Verve, Oasis, Stone Roses, Seahorses, The La's, Cast, Kula Shaker, The Jeevas, the Bluetones, Doves, Radiohead, Unbelievable truth (Andy Yourke), the music, massive attack, Supergrass, the 22-20's, Gaz Coombes, Hotrats, Beck, Morcheeba, Massive Attack, The Chemical Brothers, The Prodigy, amorphous androgynous, Ace Of Base, Spinal Tap, Bloc Paarty, Charlotte Hatherley (Silvertounge)Lady Hawke, , Richard Hawley, Scott Mathews, Richard Ashcroft, Noel Galagher, The Real People, Beady Eye, Ian Brown, Robbie Williams, Gomez, Ocean Colour Scene, Paul Weller, Johnny Marr, Cord, Interpol, U2, Sex Pistols, Blur, Suede, James, Ash, Catatonia, Manic street preachers, No Doubt, The Cardigans, The Thrills, The Connells, Travis, Darkstar, Graham Coxon, The new radicals.
Deftones, Idiot Pilot, Glassjaw, Incubus,rhcp, My Vitriol, Jeff Buckley, smashing pumpkins, Paramore, Ryan Adams cardinals, Sheryl Crow, team sleep, Sleater Kinney, Whiskeytown, Weezer, Soundgarden, and Nirvana.
Psychedelic & Progressive, Avante-garde:
The Doors, Jimi Hendrix, The Beatles, pet sounds, small faces, David Gilmour, Khan, Steve Hillage, Pink Floyd, Yes, Genesis, Can, Focus, Iron Butterfly, Frank Zappa, the mars volta, John Martyn, Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell, susanne vega, neil young, james taylor, Wajahat Khan(Indian raga sarod/sitar type spiriual relaxing eastern flavour music.
Miles Davis, Return To Forever, Brand X, Bruford, U.K., Chris Squire, Jaco, Steeley Dan, Herbie Hancock, Funkadelic, Chic, Dr. Dre, Simply Red, Jamiroquai, Zero 7, Air,
Blues: Cream, Led Zeppelin, John Mayall, Fleetwood Mac, Johnny Winter, SRV
I also like classic album art works by the like of Brian Canon (Verve, Oasis), Rodger Dean (Yes), and Storm Thorgeson (Pink Floyd, Catherine wheel) Dave Gibbons (Kula Shaker)
records, making Music, Guitar, country walks, Films, Cooking, wine, ghost stories, history, comedy.
I like atmospheric chillers and desert road trip type films and stuff like: Fragile, Wind Chill, Donnie Darko, Buffalo '66, I Want You, Night Train, enter nowhere, the inn keepers, Joy Ride (aka.'Roadkill'), Dual, Lost (stars:dean cain) Black Cadilac, Red Rock West, Breakdown, The Vanishing, in bruges, Half Light, Haunted, Gingersnaps, The Fog, Urban Ghost Story, Room 1408, hitchcock's-Rear Window, North By Northwest, the Wickerman, the others, what lies beneath, stir of echoes, the sixth sense, from Dusk til dawn, Wrong Turn, Creep, Triangle (2009), X files, The Visitor, broken flowers, Old Joy, side ways, The Nephew, Road To Perdition, Inside Man, Point Break, the big easy, american beauty, Fried Green Tomatoes at the whistle stop cafe' The Taxi Driver, Rocky, Ghostbusters, the time machine, Back to future, the Terminator, Deliverence, The River Wild, prometheus Predator, Alien vs predator, 24 hour party people, Crossroads (1986), The Doors, Honeydripper, dumb & dumber, kevin & perry, American Pie, Roadtrip, euro trip, Harold & Kumar, Black Knight.
Later with Jools Holand, I'm Allan Partridge!, Saxondale, Only Fools & Horses, Richard Felix Ghost Tours, Most Haunted, Great British Ghosts, Top Gear, Nevermind the Buzzcocks, Shipwrecked, Big Brother, Friends, The Jonathon Ross show.
Nick Mccabe, Crispian Mills, Noel Gallagher, Richard Ashcroft