Max Boyce, still singing Hymns and Arias – aged 70

Max Boyce, still singing Hymns and Arias – aged 70 The answer came almost before the question had been completed. It was emphatic, and it came with the most knowing of smiles. “Yes,” said Max Boyce. The question from his interviewer, John Inverdale, in a special...

Max’s Big Birthday

As Max Boyce reaches his 70th birthday John Inverdale invites the Welsh icon to reflect on a remarkable career that has spanned 40 years and two million record sales. With the help of a celebrity audience and guest performances from Cerys Matthews, Sophie Evans and...

Max Boyce’s star is still shining strong

Carolyn Hitt recounts her 15 years of working with the legend that is Max Boyce, as the singer prepares for a landmark birthday It is one of the great joys of my life that I have the kind of job that allows me to work with my heroes. When I was a kid, if someone had...

Live at Treorchy Recreated

BBC Radio Wales will join in the celebrations of Max Boyce’s 70th birthday with a very special edition of the Louise Elliott programme live from Treorchy between 1pm and 4pm on Wednesday 25 September. Forty years ago, Max’s seminal Live At Treorchy album was recorded,...

Max’s Birthday Celebrations

This month sees a host of celebrations as Max approaches a landmark Birthday. With a career journey that has taken him from the intimate folk club to Australia’s Grand Opera House, this month also sees the 40 year anniversary of the album that launched his...