Response from The Chicolinis to Jimmy Andrews Interview
While we're happy that Jimmy Andrews is making a name for himself on the Hull music
scene we'd like to ask that you amend the recent profile published on your site about him
regarding his association with the Chicolinis
The Chicolinis were, are and always will be a two-piece band and nobody else has
ever been involved in their song-writing.
Jay and Andre Chicolini did briefly jam with Jimmy and a very talented drummer called
Simon Ward in a short lived soul band called The Ravellis, though no songs were ever
polished and the group quickly disbanded due to their other band commitments.
Music News - Special Offer - Buy all 3 Screaming Tarts albums for £10!
For a limited time only we're selling all 3 of our compilation albums for £10.
Thats a total of 55 tracks for a tenner!
The albums feature tracks by
Planet of Women,
Miss Black AmericaMcQueen,
Music, Bands- Interview with Dance Bastards featuring Kate Wood and Amy Harrison
By Michelle Dee Photographs by Kate Langan
With my copy of Kate Millet's Sexual Politics open, I sit down to type
the interview just conducted with the hottest, hip-sounding electro/punk/rap
group in town.
Tonight was the debut of all girl duo Dance Bastards, and
the fact that most of you missed it, is just pitiful.
These two girls are in their early twenties, never pay
full price for anything, and take
Music News - Sunday Live Showcase at Beverley Memorial Hall By Tim Wall
Sunday Live runs monthly at Beverly Memorial Hall and is a showcase for local young
bands and a place for young people. Though the majority of young people playing and
attending as audience are aged between 14 - 19 we welcome anyone who wants to play.
We aim to provide professional P.A and lighting facilities to give young bands the
Music News - Help Steer Finish The Job!
Steer are launching their third album, due for independent release in October 2006.
The only problem is that they can't decide on a track listing or an album title!
Steer needs your help!
Add Steer to your friends on Myspace, download the four tracks released
every fortnight and make your own album!
Send Steer comments on the
Music News - Oxjam in Hull - October 06 By Andrew Marshall (Oxjam Music Events Organiser)
The UK's largest Music Festival, Oxjam has begun.
Spanning the whole month, this is without doubt Oxfam's most ambitious music
festival ever, with one ultimate aim: to make music - raise money - change lives
The goal is to stage 2,500 music events, that's over 3,000 hours of musical entertainment!
Bands such as The Dirty Dreamers, Read more...
Music, Band News- The Vandahls Band Biog Plus Tour Dates By The Vandahls
Forged among the grey landscape of an industrial wasteland known as Warrington,
The Vandahls comprise of four colourful characters, characters that embrace hedonism and escapism.
They decided to channel these desires through music, in the hope of discovering like-minded
souls to forget about the aggression and frustration
Music, Band Biog AfterGlow Nine months and Forty gigs later... By Michelle Dee
Not many moons ago AfterGlow were a group of friends who got together because of a
shared passion of live music and in spite of differing musical tastes or maybe for
that very reason they decided to form a band.
They found themselves a common ground to write and play music that they liked.
I first saw them play at the ill fated
Quintessential QuaysideRead more...
Music, Band News - The Talks on Tour
The Talks were formed in June 2006, though it was a culmination of 6 months of writing and recording in Lint's sweaty bedroom.
Following Jody (Guitar/Vocals) and Lint's (Vocals/Guitar) progression through
series of other bands and a mutual love of 70's Punk, Ska, Reggae and the burgeoning
New Indie they decided to start The Talks, enlisting the
Music News - Search For A Star At Tigers Lair
The Tigers Lair 'Search for a Star' competition is running every Tuesday night
at The Tigers Lair club in Hull, aimed at covers/pub/club acts and singers.
There is £2,000 total prize money in the final, with the outright winner
getting £1,250. For more info/to enter contact Wayne on
07737236513 or 01482 879135 or 01482 784979.
Music News - Singer Wanted For Big Project
One of Hull singer/songwriter Steve Reed's contacts in London is looking
for 'a lead singing, lead guitarist preferably 20-25 for a major project,
must be a proper lead guitarist with a proper lead voice, look great,
with ability to be a solo star but with a band mentality.'
Contact Steve on email
for the address to send your CD, CV and photo to.
Music News - Supersonic Publicity Music Services
Jim's aim is to provide a low-cost publicity service to unsigned bands as well
as acts signed to small indie labels.
Other PR/publicity firms charge thousands of pounds to plug your music.
Unsigned bands can very rarely afford these costs.
Supersonic Publicity offers an affordable service that will greatly benefit
unsigned bands without leaving them
Music News - BBC 1xtra's Mixtape Competition Winners Doc Jnr and Reality?
Hull residents Doc Jnr and Reality? recently took part in the nationwide
BBC Radio 1Xtra M1X It Up competition.
Their entry got through to the final on 17th September. Listeners were
invited to text or email in their vote for their champion, the winner to
be announced on the following week's show (24th ) The result? :
Music News - Young People Wanted For Shanty Groove Crew
HumberSound are looking for young people aged 11 to 16 to take part in the
Shanty Groove Crew project working in partnership with
The Deep, Hull Sea Fever Festival 2006 and Hull City Arts.
The project will take place at The Deep and Hull City Centre from Tuesday 29th August
to Sunday 3rd September inclusive. It runs from 10.00am to 4.00pm and the cost is £10 per person.
Come and join us on our
Music News - Music Exchange CANCELLED Thursday 28th September 06
harriWattsband have unfortunately had to cancel this months
Music Exchange (Punch The Horse) due to circumstances beyond our control,
an expression I've always wanted to use but not had the opportunity.
Swallows Hotels, the national hotel chain who own The Dorchester Hotel
have called in the administrators. Most events for this month
Music News - Are You Aged 11 to 16? HumberSound are looking for you!
HumberSound are looking for young people aged 11 to 16 to take part in the
Shanty Groove Crew Project working in partnership with The Deep, Hull Sea Fever
Festival 2006 and Hull City Arts.
Come and join us on our musical adventure as we travel back in time and find out
what life used to be like sailing the seven seas many years ago.
Music News - Looking For Acoustic Artists For Gigs In Hull
Music HQ's Acoustic Wednesday gigs restart after a short summer break on the 23rd August.
Held at the Tigers Lair club near the Hull city centre, it is a night aimed at showcasing
some of the best singers / songwriters / performers from the Hull and East Riding area
plus often has guests from further afield (the furthest so far is Norway and Australia!).
As well as
Music News - Coming Up - 2nd Aug 06 SideWinder play farewell gig for Peruvian Orphans
Recently we announced the sad news that long running local band
SideWinder had decided to call it a day. Dawson Knocker and Moggy
shall be playing their final gig at the Lamp just off Beverley Road.
Also playing on the night will be the band Unlock.
The gig is to raise money to continue the work of the
Anita Goulden Trust and raise awareness of the plight of the orphans
Music, Band News- Circus Envy Launch EP Going Nowhere
Just a bit of Circus Envy news: our Our E.P. Going Nowhere launched today on iTunes
so iPod owners can purchase 5 of our songs for a measly four quid - good value in anyone's books!
Upcoming (acoustic) gigs:
19th November - Bell and Crown, Snaith
6th December Tiger's Lair, Hull
7th February Tiger's Lair, Hull
We're returning to the studio to record some more songs this month with a view to releasing
an album to sell at gigs so 2007 is looking to be an exciting year in the world of Circus Envy!
Music News, Interviews - Interview with Paparazzi Whore By Karl Whiting
This is a whole new ball game to me.
I was sitting in Pave, drinking cordial having arrived slightly earlier than the band.
The atmosphere's relaxed and Joni Mitchell's playing overhead - what more could you wish for?
I was waiting to interview the band Paparazzi Whore - my first ever interview.
And how surreal, interviewing one of my friends I went to college with.
Music Band News - SideWinder is Dead - Long Live SideWinder
SideWinder would like to announce that they have decided to call it a day.
The band would like to thank everyone who came to see them live both in Hull and out of town.
Thanks also to all those who bought their CD and voted for them on Raw Talent last year.
The band would like to stress that their decision has nothing to do with Knocker's
Music Band News - Dirty Dreamers in NME and The Johnsons to join the Humber Fest Line Up
Top rock n roll band Dirty Dreamers get, not only a mention but a picture as
well, in this week's NME as Walkman Breaking Bands contenders.
This comes just ahead of Sunday's regional music festival to commemorate
25 years since the Humber Bridge was opened.
Also hot of the press; local rioters The Johnsons will be joining the
Dirty Dreamers on the
Music News - New Television Show looking for Bands in the Lincolnshire.
I am a Producer from Grimsby putting together a new television show. The show will feature bands from Lincolnshire, would it be possible for you to advertise this on your website as I am looking for bands from all areas.
New Sky TV show is looking for bands to feature on new Show The Session. The show will feature bands playing live across the UK, it will
Music News - Reality? Has Hull Got It Like That?
Over the last few months at local club nights we have been distributing
free of charge the politically motivated CD single by Reality? -
Has Hull Got It Like That? Having given away over 2,000 copies, had several
hundred downloads of the tune from
and receiving air play
on numerous Viking FM radio shows,
Music News - Paparazzi Whore Update
Paparazzi Whore performed at The 02 Wireless Festival on 25th June.
Top of the billing was The Who!Paparazzi Whore lay down an awesome glam punk tinged melodic bass driven
vibe that chucks you up the wall and pins you there.
Frighteningly catchy tunes that just smack you full in the face giving
you only pleasure.
So no matter if you rock it up with
Music News - Attention all DJs - Support Your Local DJ UK Contest
Attention all DJ's! R3ToX has teamed up with the Final Flash Association
to bring you Support Your Local DJ UK (SYLD UK), a DJ contest like no other!
We are offering the chance to experience what it means to be an
international DJ. Over the coming months, we will be holding a series
of nationwide heats, to find the best DJ's across the UK dance
Music News - SideWinder - The new black is band camping
What's going on with SideWinder? A Split? The tongues wag ... Here are the facts ...
Now Neil Middleton is no longer on board, there are just three men in the boat
scudding across the waves. He wasn't happy continuing with the new course the
rest of the crew were setting. So he disembarked at the dockside.
Then there is the Turismo issue; due to the departure
Music News - Paparazzi Whore at O2 Wireless Festival
Paparazzi Whore are confirmed to play the 02 Wireless Festival on Sunday 25th
June in Leeds supporting The Who. They will be performing on the
02 Blueroom Stage from 3 - 6pm, the time will be confirmed on the day.
Also check out their My Space profile -
where their fan base is growing by the day.
And their website -
Music News - Yo-Yo Indie Club First Ever Summer Music Festival - July to August 2006
Yo-Yo, Hull's finest indie night has put together their first Summer Music Festival
with the most exiting and ambitious line up the City of Hull has seen in recent years!
The festival is completely funded independently by Yo-Yo and their aim is to develop
the festival into something similar to the Dot to Dot Festival in Nottingham over the next
Music News, Interviews - Interview with Tom from The Cherry Cobb Cartel By Michelle Dee
Why did you form a band?
Initially I think forming a band just seemed like a good idea, and I suppose it is. But a better reason would be because we wanted to make music we liked. There are bands everywhere now and I'd say about 75% misses the spot with me, so if you're not satisfied by what's currently available, then I say do it yourself!
Music Band News - Screaming Sorrow Band Biog
Screaming Sorrow (ss) is a 4 piece, acoustic, emo, pop punk, rock, ballad disaster.
The best way to describe us to people who don't really know what that means is .... a fight
between Blink 182 and Jimmy Eat World with TBS and The Rocket Summer laughing at them ...
We're quite hard to categorise because of all our other bands (displacements,