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Resolve Records

Label: Resolve Records

by Nick Boldockon 21st July 2017
The following post originally appeared on Joe Solo's website (find it here) and is reproduced here with Joe's permission (and a big thank you). So, Joe, Resolve Records then... [...]

Vital Records

Label: Vital Records

by Nick Boldockon 2nd April 2017
Vital Records was formed in 1980 by Nik Townend (after the Akrylykz split) and Nick Stewart, a former art student. [...]

Wellington Club flyer, 1980

Flyer: The Wellington Club, 1980

by Nick Boldockon 23rd February 2017
Wellington Club flyer from 1980, kindly donated by promoter/musician Tony Menzies.

Dingwalls Hull

Venue: Dingwalls

by Tim Josephon 21st November 2016
The place to be in 1983. Dingwalls was one of a chain of six regional clubs owned by the manager of the London Dingwalls, Peter Gross along with top promoter Harvey Goldsmith [...]

O'Riley's Hull

Venue: O’Riley’s

by Nick Boldockon 14th November 2016
On 12th August 2013, Hull Music Limited took the keys for O'Rileys, which had been turned from a closed down snooker/pool hall into the beginnings of a live music and entertainment venue by its new owner, who found he did not have enough time to run the building and offered it out on a five year lease. [...]

Norman's Place

Record Shop: Norman’s Place

by Nick Boldockon 9th October 2016
I started my shop first (10 foot square) in Cotta Court in Cottingham, which was like a scene from a spaghetti western. All it needed was the tumbleweed blowing down the street; I swear you could actually hear eerie harmonica being played from the rooftoops by some mute midget in a top hat every time you went down there...