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Paul Moller (1982)

Artist: What Katy Did Next

by Nick Boldockon 3rd July 2020
"...the general idea behind it was to get drunk, take drugs, have fun and play..." [...]

Rich Rags (Hull)

Artist: Rich Rags

by Nick Boldockon 27th May 2020
Rich Rags began in around 1987 when guitarist Jon Stewart Forester recruited front man Ian Wright. The first couple of years saw a revolving door of members that included Mark Dennis of Re-Animator, Dave Harker, and John Andrew, later of Kingmaker [...]

2 Loops Lautrec - Ojah (label)

Artist: 2 Loops Lautrec

by Nick Boldockon 24th May 2020
An early one-off recording alias of Steve Cobby and Dave McSherry (better known of course, as electronic trailblazers Fila Brazillia), the one and only 2 Loops Lautrec release remains the 1993 Pork single "Ojah" [...]

Cold Dance

Artist: Cold Dance

by Nick Boldockon 23rd May 2020
Cold Dance was a gothic post punk band, formed in 1982 from a Hull pub covers band called Useless Information, the brainchild of drummer Kevin Hunter and bass player Paul Green [...]

Johnny Solo live at The Bull, Hull

Artist: Johnny Solo

by Nick Boldockon 19th May 2020
Johnny Richardson (a.k.a. Johnny Solo) and Chris Brown were at Art College together. They frequently collaborated with poets and performance artists, meeting Steve Marshall on the way [...]

Artist: One Of The Waiters

by Nick Boldockon 24th April 2020
One Of The Waiters started life in February 1983 with a gig at The Duke Of Cumberland in North Ferriby, after simply changing their name from The Criminals [...]

The Criminals publicity photo 1981

Artist: The Criminals

by Nick Boldockon 18th April 2020
The Criminals were formed early in 1981 when two ex members of Animation, Norm Kirby (lead vocal) and Lawrence Abel (bass guitar) joined forces with Mick Buxton (ex Mental Block) on lead guitar and Duncan O'Connor on drums [...]

Artist: Animation

by Nick Boldockon 17th April 2020
Animation was formed in 1978 when three East Hull lads, Norm Kirby (lead vocal), Robert Spaven (rhythm guitar) and Paul Broderick (drums) placed an ad in Gough & Davy [...]

The Probe - Live 1978 Bestobel House Hull

Artist: The Probe

by Nick Boldockon 17th April 2020
The Probe was formed by five East Hull lads in 1977, all inspired by the punk rock explosion to go out and do it themselves. [...]

Sheep

Artist: Sheep

by Nick Boldockon 15th December 2019
Sheep formed in the Spring of 1984 in the front room of a terraced house on Ruskin Street off Anlaby Road in Hull [...]