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News: Adelphi to become Community Interest Company

by Nick Boldockon 16th February 2018
  A series of teasers on social media in the past few days told us there was to be an “important announcement” from the Adelphi this week. And last night, at the Hamell On Trial gig, the secret was out… After 34 years as the beating heart at the centre of Hull’s music scene, the […]

News: Rotheray Returns!

by Nick Boldockon 8th December 2017
(photo: Mark Blissenden) Dave Rotheray returns! And he’s got company… Ex-Beautiful South guitarist and songwriter Dave Rotheray “retired” from music back in 2013 after the release of his excellent second sort-of-solo set Answer Ballads. But now he’s back as one third of all-new band Prosecco Socialist, alongside old friends Eleanor McEvoy and Mike Greaves. New […]

News: Soda launch “Artificial Flavour” LP

by Nick Boldockon 22nd November 2017
  Following the long awaited release of Soda’s lost album Artificial Flavour in 2016 on CD and cassette, the band are now bringing the album to the best format of all! Artificial Flavour is released on pink vinyl, complete with gatefold sleeve, on Saturday November 25th with a launch at Hull Record Fair (Fruit, free […]

News: Spiders Book Launch – Meet The Author

by Nick Boldockon 9th November 2017
  Spiders – Tales from Behind the Web is a book that celebrates Hull’s legendary alternative nightclub, Spiders. In this book compiled by Andy Roe, the club’s charm is expressed through a series of anecdotes that have been written by former and current members; anecdotes that cleverly capture the very essence of the club, which is conveyed […]

News: An Evening With Johnny Pat

by Nick Boldockon 3rd October 2017
  Aces legend Johnny Pat celebrates sixty years of skiffle and rock n roll at a special event at the Willows Club. Johnny Pat began his musical career during the skiffle boom of the 1950s with the Aces. After a few line up changes the Aces signed toParlophone during the beat boom era, and released […]

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 […]