BILLY BRAGG & JOE HENRY COMING TO YORK!

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In March 2016, Billy Bragg and Joe Henry, guitars in hand, boarded a Los Angeles-bound train at Chicago’s Union Station, looking to reconnect with the culture of railroad travel and the music it inspired. Winding along 2,728 miles of track …

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THE BREATH TO PLAY BARTON!

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The Breath + Kirk McElhinney Born out of the ferment of Manchester’s thriving music scene, The Breath is the new band project of former Cinematic Orchestra guitarist Stuart McCallum and singer and lyricist Ríoghnach Connolly. Along with McCallum’s fellow Cinematic alumni, …

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BILLY MITCHELL / THE PITMEN POETS INTERVIEW

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BILLY MITCHELL / THE PITMEN POETS INTERVIEW The Pitmen Poets consist of Billy Mitchell, Bob Fox, Jez Lowe and Benny Graham. Together, on stage, they represent a musical force with which to be reckoned. Here, in an interview with “Pulse” …

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AMBER WARREN INTERVIEW

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AMBER WARREN INTERVIEW Driffield-based songstress Amber Warren has turned plenty of ears in 2016, not least because of her acclaimed single, “Cobwebs.” Here, in interview with “Pulse” author Steve Rudd, Amber chats about her music… Hi Amber, how are things, …

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THE CHRISTIANS @ YORK FIBBERS

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THE CHRISTIANS at YORK FIBBERS. 18/11/16 Celebrating thirty years in the music business, Liverpool-based band The Christians are sounding better than ever, charismatic frontman Garry Christian possessing one of the finest voices in the country. Given his soulful vocal talents, …

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GARRY CHRISTIAN INTERVIEW

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GARRY CHRISTIAN INTERVIEW For the past thirty years, Garry Christian has fronted The Christians, one of the most well-known bands to come out of Britain in the eighties. Here, in an exclusive interview with “Pulse” author Steve Rudd, Garry chats …

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HULL JAZZ FESTIVAL

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Robert Glasper to headline Hull Jazz Festival at Hull Truck Theatre! Hull Truck Theatre welcome the 25th edition of the Hull Jazz Festival between Tuesday 15 and Saturday 19 November. The festival is headlined by multi-award winning US music producer …

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CERYS REES INTERVIEW

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CERYS REES INTERVIEW Ever fancied trying your hand at playing something other than guitar or piano? If so, Driffield’s Cerys Rees might well be the person to inspire you, for she is a renowned harp-player, having mastered what at first …

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DAVID FORD INTERVIEW

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DAVID FORD INTERVIEW David Ford is a singer-songwriter without peer. Having honed his talents in the melody-drenched Alt.-Rock band Easyworld, he’s gone on to carve out a hugely successful solo career. Here, in an exclusive interview with “Pulse” author Steve …

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SIMON HOUGH (THE PROJECTS) INTERVIEW

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SIMON HOUGH / THE PROJECTS INTERVIEW When he’s not fronting Big Country, Simon Hough is fronting The Projects! In spite of being crazily busy, Simon “took five” to chat with “Pulse” author Steve Rudd… Hi Simon, how are things? All …

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