Leading UK musical instrument distributor Sound Technology Ltd is pleased to announce a new video series entitled "Sound Technology Sessions".   Sound Technology Sessions is designed to showcase incredible music from amazing musicians who use our instruments.

For our first videos we are proud to present Katy Anderson with an Oscar Schmidt by Washburn OU5LCE ukulele, Jim Watson (accompanied on drums by Simon Lea) with a Nord Stage 2 EX keyboard, and Owen Parker performing with his Larrivée LV-05E acoustic.

We hope you enjoy the music!

Katy Anderson

Katy Anderson is an immensely talented singer songwriter originally from the North East of England. Here she performs her gorgeous song ‘Aisle’ using her Oscar Schmidt by Washburn OU5 LCE ukulele.

About Katy Anderson

Katy Anderson’s music is best described as Soulkulele, soulful songs accompanied by a ukulele and a big, heavy heart. Katy delivers profound, honest songs with an immense soulful vocal, enriched with passion and power.

Her EP ‘Out of the Darkness’ is now available for you to buy from iTunes.


Jim Watson

Sensational British keyboardist Jim Watson performs an improvised piece using the new Nord Stage 2 EX 88. Jim is accompanied by long-time friend and musical collaborator Simon Lea on drums.

About Jim Watson

Jim Watson is a pianist, organ player, musical director and composer who has worked with Manu Katche, Zero 7, Paloma Faith, Meshell Ndegeocello, Katie Melua, Incognito, Brand New Heavies and more. Jim also played keyboards in the house band on BBC1’s Strictly Come Dancing. Jim owns a Nord Stage 2 HA88.


Owen Parker

Owen Parker, UK-based composer, multi-instrumentalist and producer, performs an acoustc version of 'Spirited Away', a song he co-wrote with Jim Kerr from the recent Simple Minds 'Big Music' album.  Performed with his Larrivée LV-05E acoustic guitar.

About Owen Parker

After nearly 20 years in the music industry Owen Parker has had number 1 records in the UK (and Croatia), played Piano and Hammond on the Pyramid Stage at Glastonbury (with Billy Bragg) and been Grammy nominated (Pet Shop Boys).  His recording, writing and production credits include Girls Aloud, Gossip, Annie Lennox, James Morrison, Pet Shop Boys and Robbie Williams. Recently he's co-written both Simple Minds' recent Radio 2 A list track Broken Glass Park and Amelia Lily's UK number 2 hit, You Bring Me Joy. He's performed solo on electric guitar at the Albert Hall with the Royal Philharmonic and performed Bohemian Rhapsody, in its entirety at the Albert Hall with a gospel choir and Orchestra, on guitar.  He has been Amy Macdonald's Hammond, lap steel and mandolin player, extensively toured the USA with Bragg and has recently been playing keyboards live for Roddy Frame(Aztec Camera) and composes extensively for TV and Film. He also got to play Whole Lotta Love and Rock and Roll on guitar with Robert Plant in 2014.  Owen is currently working on future releases for Robbie Williams and Simple Minds.  Owen plays a Larrivée LV-05E acoustic guitar for all live and studio work.   



Thanks for watching.  Make sure you subscribe to our YouTube channel @soundtechuk for the reelase of new Sessions.

All sessions were recorded using AKG microphones including the new AKG C314.