News: Turn And Face The Strange

by Nick Boldockon 10th August 2017
  Turn And Face The Strange is a new multimedia production telling the life story of Mick Ronson, the “Spider From Hull”. Co-written by Rupert Creed and Garry Burnett, TAFTS will feature live music, storytelling, video and audio to present the compelling story of one of Hull’s most treasured musical sons who rose from humble […]

It's Different For Girls - East Riding Theatre

News: “It’s Different For Girls” – East Riding Theatre

by Nick Boldockon 7th July 2017
  New original musical show premieres this September at East Riding Theatre Through original songs, She Productions will transport audiences back to the swinging sixties this September to celebrate five women who made their mark on Hull’s music scene. The ‘Girlfriends’ are stamping their go-go boots all over the city… It’s Different For Girls is […]

News: UEA History Project – Red Guitars

by Nick Boldockon 6th July 2017
  The University Of East Anglia’s UEA Gigs project is a sprawling archive exploring the history of live music at the UEA, a longstanding and renowned venue with a rich heritage. What’s this got to do with Hull, we hear you ask? Well, Hull’s Red Guitars played not once but three times at the UEA […]

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News: Hull Music Vault radio show – now weekly!

by Nick Boldockon 10th June 2017
  We are thrilled to announce that as of right now, our radio show the Hull Music Vault now goes out every Tuesday night from 7pm to 9pm on Hull Kingston Radio 107.4FM. The show has been a fortnightly fixture since September last year, but by popular demand we are now going weekly! The shows […]

Bright Phoebus

News: Bright Phoebus – the long awaited reissue

by Nick Boldockon 31st May 2017
  Lal And Mike Waterson’s legendary 1972 album “Bright Phoebus” – long acknowledged as a vital release in the British folk rock timeline – has remained deleted for many, many years as a result of complicated legal wranglings over the rights to the material. We shan’t dwell on the gory details (suffice to say the […]

The Pressure Group - All Of This And More

News: The Pressure Group retrospective out now

by Nick Boldockon 16th May 2017
  Back in 1987, Hull band The Pressure Group released a low-key 7″ EP, “Only God Is Perfect” on their own Poltroon Records imprint. That record is now insanely rare and copies change hands for three figure sums in the record collecting fraternity – and until now, the songs contained therein have never been reissued. […]