Tenek Blog

Pete’s Blog: A forgotten track from the vault! [Feb, 2021]

tenek - Images of Heaven 2007 Back in late 2007 we recorded our version of Peter Godwin's 1982 cult synth classic track "Images of Heaven" at Geoff's then studio down in West Sussex. This would have been just after we'd released our debut EP and I don't think we'd...

Geoff’s Blog [Feb, 2021]

Hi everyone! First, I must say a massive ‘thank you’ to Cheri Freund and Paul Robinson for all their hard work on updating this website. It’s been much needed and is appreciated. You'll find plenty of images to keep you amused. There’s also a new Projects page where...

Pete’s Blog [Feb, 2021]

It's been a while since I last contributed a blog so it's long overdue as quite a few things have happened over the last 6 months. So, where to start.. Firstly, tenek now have this brand new website which has been much needed as our previous one was starting to feel a...

EP2 – Chris Payne's Blog [Sept, 2020]

We were honoured to receive a few words from guest blogger Chris Payne who is featured playing his outstanding violin on the song, "What Do You Want?" on EP2 (original release 2011). "I first met Peter Steer during the after-show party for Gary Numan's London O2 show...

EP2 Digital Re-issue – Geoff’s Blog [Sept, 2020]

As Peteʼs blog goes into some details about the other tracks on EP2, which were different versions of previously released tracks, Iʼve chosen to take a look at the two ‘NEWʼ tracks on EP2, namely, ‘Elusiveʼ and ‘What Do You Want?ʼ…‘Elusiveʼ was originally titled,...

EP2 Digital Re-issue – Pete's Blog [Sept, 2020]

Tenek 'EP2' [Digital Re-issue] Back in 2017, we finally managed to get our back catalogue returned to us from Toffeetones Records who we'd been signed to from 2008 until 2012. Most of our material from that period has now been re-released on all digital platforms....

Pete's blog (Part 2) – On the Wire Re-release [April 2019]

In my last blog I wrote about the writing and recording process of the album. But that was just one part of all that was going on regarding Tenek in 2010 and also 2011 which proved to be a pivotal year for the band. The artwork and promo pics for the album started as...

Pete’s Blog (Part 1) – On the Wire Re-release [April 2019]

Pete's Blog – On The Wire (Part 1) – The Music It seems hard to believe that the 'On The Wire' album is approaching it's 9th birthday and that many of the songs on the album began to form over ten years ago. This was a new situation for us as we had to write an entire...