Monthly Archives: September 2016

SQUEEZE @ HULL CITY HALL

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SQUEEZE at HULL CITY HALL. 8/9/16 Effortlessly proving that they’re getting better with age, the Squeeze core of Chris Difford and Glenn Tilbrook fronted what was at truly remarkable concert, played before a packed-to-the-rafters audience. ‘We’ve not played in Hull …

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HAMLET @ ERT

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HAMLET. 28/9/16. BEVERLEY ERT. Four-hundred years since Shakespeare died, and his plays are more popular than ever. With this ERT production of “Hamlet” directed by RADA-trained Clive Kneller, an accomplished actor himself, it’s no surprise that audiences en-masse continue to …

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MICK AVORY INTERVIEW

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MICK AVORY INTERVIEW For twenty fruitful years, Mick Avory played drums for legendary British band The Kinks! Now, he’s drumming with The Kast Off Kinks, a band composed of former Kinks members, John Dalton and Ian Gibbons included. Here, in …

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STEVE STEINMAN INTERVIEW

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STEVE STEINMAN INTERVIEW Newark-based Steve Steinman first rose to prominence as a contestant on “Stars in Their Eyes” in 1990, proving that he possessed a voice to match Meatloaf’s in both tone and intensity. Since then, he’s been on tour …

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DAVE SPIKEY INTERVIEW

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DAVE SPIKEY INTERVIEW A regular face on TV, Dave Spikey came to Entertainment late, having “enjoyed” a career as a Biomedical Scientist before trying his tongue at Comedy. Here, in an exclusive interview with “Pulse” author Steve Rudd, Dave talks …

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JANET PLATER INTERVIEW

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JANET PLATER INTERVIEW Hull playwright Janet Plater has written an extraordinary variety of plays over the years. “The Gaul,” her latest, seems poised to make her even more well-known than she already is, not least because the play is based …

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BILLY PEARCE INTERVIEW

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BILLY PEARCE INTERVIEW It’s fair to say that Leeds-born comedian Billy Pearce is a national treasure. Having honed his talents on the club circuit in the seventies, a mid-eighties appearance on “New Faces” helped propel him into the mainstream. Here, …

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