Posts Tagged ‘1970s’
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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..." [...]

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: 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. [...]

Bogus Bros, Princes Avenue, Hull

Record Shop: Bogus Bros

by Nick Boldockon 19th January 2020
Records, books and clothing shop based on Princes Avenue in the 1970s [...]

Ronno

Artist: Ronno

by Nick Boldockon 13th October 2019
Ronno was a shortlived vehicle for three members of Bowie's backing band The Hype - Ronson, Visconti and Woodmansey - with ex-Rats frontman Benny Marshall recruited on vocal duties. [...]

Graham Graham Beck @ Kardomah94 (2019) 1

Artist: Graham Graham Beck

by Nick Boldockon 12th June 2019
Solo performer and singer-songwriter Graham Graham Beck (the alter-ego of Graham Beck), has been developing over the years. Originally from Great Yarmouth, he came to Hull in 1973 as 'a humble art student'. He dallied in free-form/improvisational jazz at Hull Regional College Of Art [...]

Norm Kirby

Artist: Norm Kirby

by Nick Boldockon 27th May 2019
Born April '59, exactly two months after the death of Buddy Holly, so just the right age to be discovering glam rock, David Bowie and Iggy Pop [...]

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.  [...]