I have been a fan of Ruth Barnes' show 'The Other Woman' for a couple of years now. She hosts the only UK radio show which plays 100% female-written new music and offers a platform to boundary-pushing artists who might otherwise struggle to get airtime. I've discovered many new acts through her show and have found it's very existence a reassurance that there are people in the media flying the flag for independent female artists.
This November I was lucky enough to have been invited down to the London studio to do a session for 'The Other Woman' on DAB station Amazing Radio. I played three tracks and had a lively interview. It seems that Ruth has been a fan of mine for a while too, so we really hit it off!
Ruth said on her show: 'Heidi has the kind of pop sensibility that would make grown ad men weep, big things await!' — Let's just hope she's right!
I hope to be back soon. This woman really is my hero.
Heidi has just finished touring with founder member of Wizzard, The Move and E.L.O Dr. Roy Wood. Whilst the eccentric multi-instrumentalist is best known for hits like, 'I wish it could be Christmas every day', 'See My Baby Jive' and 'Blackberry Way, which have made him a household name, Roy's musi
To mark the launch of 'Holiday For Your Heart' Heidi escaped the icy UK Winter in favour of a 9 week solo tour of Australia, taking in Sydney, Perth, Melbourne and Adelaide. Highlights included performing during Perth Arts Festival, swimming in a green lake, jet skiing and featuring on Australian
On 14th February 'Holiday For Your Heart ' was released worldwide via iTunes. Featuring a powerful mixture of soul, live lounge vintage pop and funked up country, this album has been described as 'her most powerful and immediate sounding record to date', demonstrating her 'unfailing sense of pop'.