Best Of Hull Volume One (2CD)

Various Artists – Best Of Hull Volume One

by Nick Boldockon 24th October 2016
Compilation released to coincide with the 2009 Freedom Festival. [...]

Ian Moor - Naturally

Artist: Ian Moor

by Nick Boldockon 23rd October 2016
Willerby's Ian Moor shot to national fame in 1999 as the winner of TV's Stars In Their Eyes, where he wowed British TV audiences with his rendition of Chris De Burgh's "Lady In Red". Later the same year, he went on to win the title of "Stars In Their Eyes Champion Of Champions" by competing against (and beating) the winners of the previous ten years. Ian won the title by a massive margin, winning over half of the total vote. [...]

Re-Animator (2013)

Artist: Re-Animator

by Nick Boldockon 23rd October 2016
Re-Animator were formed in 1987 by guitarists Kev Ingleson and Mike Abel. Together they wrote "Push The Button" and "Follow The Masses", which would later form their first (and only) demo tape. At this time the band still had no drummer or bass player, though this was soon remedied with the addition of old acquaintances Mark Dennis on drums and John Wilson on bass. [...]


Artist: Kestrel

by Nick Boldockon 22nd October 2016
Kestrel were formed in 1984, consisting of Iain Cargill (vocals and rhythm guitar), Neil Cargill (drums and backing vocals), Trev Garton (lead guitar and backing vocals) and Steve Preston (bass guitar and backing vocals). [...]


Artist: Kingmaker

by Nick Boldockon 22nd October 2016
Kingmaker burst onto the local and national indie scene in the early 90s, signing a deal with major label Chrysalis who would go on to release three Kingmaker albums (three "proper" ones, at any rate) through their Scorch imprint. [...]

Zazu magazine - Roland Gift

Magazine: Zazu

by Nick Boldockon 21st October 2016
  Magazine published in the late 1980s and based at Albany Street, Spring Bank, Hull. We have only seen one issue – there may have been more? Do you have any other issues? Were you involved with Zazu? If so we’d love to hear from you so please get in touch… Here’s the lowdown on […]