Posts Tagged ‘1970s’
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Diggory Venn

Artist: Diggory Venn

by Nick Boldockon 19th January 2019
Diggory Venn started out as a Beverley sixth-form band performing covers but quickly became a duo comprising Martin Peirson (song writer, vocals, guitars) and Peter Robinson (bass) mainly performing their own material.  They were joined by Robin Peirson for early recording projects at Fairview Studios in 1974 [...]

Artist: Rich Wilde

by Nick Boldockon 29th December 2017
Rich Wilde cut his teeth in Bransholme High School bands such as Herr Brane & Chaos and Ice Farm back in the mid 70s. In October 1979 he released his only solo single, the synth-heavy "The Lady Wants To Be Alone" on the Lincoln-based label Dead Good Records.  [...]

Artist: Stoneferry

by Nick Boldockon 30th November 2017
Stoneferry was formed around 1974, and consisted initially of Steve Burnby (keyboards), John Radcliffe (guitar/vocals), Don Hanson (bass) and Les Naylor (drums) [...]

Ruby & The Takeaways

Artist: Ruby & The Takeaways

by Nick Boldockon 20th April 2017
Formed from the ashes of Addis & The Fliptops in 1975, with Eric Goulden (later to sign to Stiff Records as Wreckless Eric) on guitar & vocals, Professor Sir Arthur Smee on drums & vocals, and Graham Beck, on Instapiano, echo unit & vocals [...]

Wildwood Country - Hessle Road

Wildwood Country – Hessle Road E.P.

by Nick Boldockon 4th November 2016
Popular and big-selling EP from 1977 [...]

Wildwood Country

Artist: Wildwood Country

by Nick Boldockon 16th October 2016
Wildwood Country were a country-rock band active in Hull between the mid 70s and early 80s. Hull Music Archive spoke to guitarist Dave Morrison about the band, and about his own beginnings in the music industry… here’s what he had to tell us… [...]