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Ronno

Artist: Ronno

by Nick Boldockon 13th October 2019
Ronno was a shortlived vehicle for three members of Bowie's backing band The Hype - Ronson, Visconti and Woodmansey - with ex-Rats frontman Benny Marshall recruited on vocal duties. [...]

The Pop Pigs - then

Artist: The Pop Pigs

by Nick Boldockon 6th October 2019
The Pop Pigs were actually from Scarborough, but we played regularly at The Adelphi, and were sufficiently embraced by the Hull indie scene of the late 80s that we were asked to contribute a track to the anti-poll tax Hull - North of Manchester cassette in 1989. [...]

Black Kes

Artist: Black Kes

by Nick Boldockon 25th August 2019
Black Kes started as a joke in 2012 after CrackTown's Silver Fox left Hull to live in Rugby, meaning guitarist Adam Atkinson was left without a band. [...]

Graham Graham Beck @ Kardomah94 (2019) 1

Artist: Graham Graham Beck

by Nick Boldockon 12th June 2019
Solo performer and singer-songwriter Graham Graham Beck (the alter-ego of Graham Beck), has been developing over the years. Originally from Great Yarmouth, he came to Hull in 1973 as 'a humble art student'. He dallied in free-form/improvisational jazz at Hull Regional College Of Art [...]

Norm Kirby

Artist: Norm Kirby

by Nick Boldockon 27th May 2019
Born April '59, exactly two months after the death of Buddy Holly, so just the right age to be discovering glam rock, David Bowie and Iggy Pop [...]

The Vida Cult

Artist: The Vida Cult

by Nick Boldockon 6th May 2019
Hull based indie-rock quartet causing quite a stir via accomplished guitar and synth heavy tunes. [...]

Bunkerpop

Artist: Bunkerpop

by Nick Boldockon 4th May 2019
Hull 5-piece Bunkerpop feature current and former members of such exalted outfits as Fonda 500, Baby Mammoth, Nyam Nyam, Black Delta Movement and The Schoolgirls. [...]

Gillian and Gary Atkinson

People: Gary Atkinson – Document Records

by Nick Boldockon 7th April 2019
I was born in Hull 6th January 1956. My first home was in a prefab on Preston Road. I moved away from the city in 1979 but I am still a Hull boy through and through, and revisit my beloved city several times a year. Hull was where all of the foundations for my love of music were laid. [...]

Blind Frog Ernie

Artist: Blind Frog Ernie

by Nick Boldockon 7th April 2019
Blind Frog Ernie was started as a studio project in 1997 by Dave Fox. He recorded the first BFE album Seven Shades Of Blue at Angel Studio. Dave was soon joined by Christina Ward on rhythm guitar [...]

Artist: Dave Fox

by Nick Boldockon 31st March 2019
The expansive music career of Dave Fox began in the late 90s. [...]