Posts Tagged ‘1980s’
The Housemartins

Artist: The Housemartins

by Nick Boldockon 16th May 2017
The self-proclaimed "fourth best band in Hull" surely need little introduction to readers of these pages. Formed in 1983 by Paul Heaton and Stan Cullimore [...]

The Society Jazzband

The Society Jazzband – Cake Walking Babies

by Nick Boldockon 7th April 2017
Scarce trad jazz 7" from 1983 [...]

Tammy Cline & The Southern Comfort Band - I Wish I'd Wrote That Song

Tammy Cline – I Wish I’d Wrote That Song

by Nick Boldockon 7th April 2017
7" single on the President label tied in with their reissue of Tammy's 1982 eponymous debut album [...]

Black September

Artist: Black September

by Nick Boldockon 7th April 2017
Formed in 1984 by Ian Hunter, Nick Wilson, Andy Rugg, Gordon Barker, and Phil Longman and described by ex Pink Noise guitarist, Nick Clay as "goth-lite", Black September carved out a sizable local following during 1984 and 1985 [...]

Fun N Frenzy

Artist: Fun N Frenzy

by Nick Boldockon 2nd February 2017
Fun N Frenzy formed in 1983. Rich had previously been in Fiction Romance with Ingo Dewsnap, Sharon Green and Steve Cuerton. Dominic, Rich and Martin had all at various points in time been members of Pete Stitt’s Strange Ways who had released the excellent Years Of Pain / I Don’t Know Who She Is single in 1982. [...]

Nyam Nyam

Artist: Nyam Nyam

by Alex Wilsonon 2nd January 2017
Formed in Hull, 1979 around core members Paul Trynka (guitar/vocal), Trevor Simpson (bass/guitars) and Steve Jessop (drums), Nyam Nyam are one of the city’s finest post-punk acts. [...]