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Rich Rags (Hull)

Artist: Rich Rags

by Nick Boldockon 27th May 2020
Rich Rags began in around 1987 when guitarist Jon Stewart Forester recruited front man Ian Wright. The first couple of years saw a revolving door of members that included Mark Dennis of Re-Animator, Dave Harker, and John Andrew, later of Kingmaker [...]

2 Loops Lautrec - Ojah (label)

Artist: 2 Loops Lautrec

by Nick Boldockon 24th May 2020
An early one-off recording alias of Steve Cobby and Dave McSherry (better known of course, as electronic trailblazers Fila Brazillia), the one and only 2 Loops Lautrec release remains the 1993 Pork single "Ojah" [...]

Record Shop: Tune To The Music

by Nick Boldockon 7th March 2020
Record shop based on Holderness Road which was set up and run by ex-BAE worker Rob Goldberg. The shop traded until the turn of the millenium although Rob can still regularly be found trading at record fairs in the area. [...]

There's Something Stirring In King Billy's Bogs

Various Artists – There’s Something Stirring In King Billy’s Bogs

by Nick Boldockon 6th October 2019
Compilation tape put together by fanzine Hull, Hell & Happiness and showcasing six of the region's most respected bands of the time. [...]

The Pop Pigs - then

Artist: The Pop Pigs

by Nick Boldockon 6th October 2019
The Pop Pigs were actually from Scarborough, but we played regularly at The Adelphi, and were sufficiently embraced by the Hull indie scene of the late 80s that we were asked to contribute a track to the anti-poll tax Hull - North of Manchester cassette in 1989. [...]

Scarlet - Love Hangover CD single

Scarlet – Love Hangover

by Nick Boldockon 29th July 2019
1995 CD single [...]

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 [...]

Kingmaker - Idiots At The Wheel

Kingmaker – Idiots At The Wheel EP

by Nick Boldockon 12th May 2019
Kingmaker's fourth EP released on multiple formats in January 1992 [...]

Kingmaker - The Celebrated Working Man EP

Kingmaker – Celebrated Working Man EP

by Nick Boldockon 12th May 2019
Debut release from 1991 on Sacred Heart Records [...]

Rich Rags - Bedlam EP

Rich Rags – Bedlam EP

by Nick Boldockon 17th April 2019
Highly regarded four track sleaze-rock 12" EP [...]