UK Music Reviews Articles

INTERVIEW: Suggs

Categories: Interviews
Suggs, lead vocalist with Madness, chats with Kevin Cooper about 40 years of being in Madness, his autobiography Suggs: That Close, His House Of Fun Weekenders at Butlins and his one man show Suggs What A King Cnut.Graham McPherson is best known by his stage name Suggs.  He ...
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GIG REVIEW: Stereophonics

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Stereophonics performing their Scream Above The Sounds Tour at The Motorpoint Arena Nottingham on Monday 26th February 2018.Images and Review by Kevin CooperFor the past seven years Stereophonics have perhaps been one of the biggest indie bands in the world, free from any pressure from ...
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GIG REVIEW: Cutting Crew, Nik Kershaw and Go West

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Cutting Crew, Nik Kershaw and Go West performing their Icon Of The 80s Tour at The Royal Concert Hall Nottingham on Saturday 24th February 2018.Images and Review by Kevin CooperWith millions of album sales between them, Cutting Crew, Nik Kershaw and Go West joined forces to bring an in ...
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GIG REVIEW: The X Factor Live Tour

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The X Factor Live Tour at The Motorpoint Arena Nottingham on Friday 23rd February 2018.Images and Review by Kevin CooperA lot has been made of the X Factor’s struggling TV ratings, but when it goes on tour the live shows bring songs, dancers, pyrotechnics, flames, confetti and a grea ...
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GIG REVIEW: Hell Is For Heroes

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Hell Is For Heroes performing The Neon Handshake 15th Anniversary Tour at Rock City Nottingham on Thursday 22nd February 2018.Images and Review by Kevin CooperFifteen years ago, Hell Is For Heroes, a quintet from London, released their debut album, The Neon Handshake and last night an ...
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INTERVIEW: Tom Grennan

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Tom Grennan, English singer and songwriter chats with Kevin Cooper about wanting to be a footballer, his musical inspirations, his debut album Lighting Matches and his forthcoming headline tour.Tom Grennan is singer songwriter from Bedford who was recently picked as one of the NME 100 Most ...
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GIG REVIEW: Seal

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Seal performing his Standards 2018 Tour at The Royal Concert Hall Nottingham on Monday 19th February 2018.Images and Review by Kevin CooperSeal took to the Royal Concert Hall stage last night to promote his latest album, Standards and to perform his take on some old time classics.With ...
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GIG REVIEW: Paul Carrack

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Paul Carrack performing his These Days Tour at The Royal Concert Hall Nottingham on Saturday 17th February 2018.Images and Review by Kevin CooperWith Nottingham Forest legend Kenny Burns amongst the packed audience at the Royal Concert Hall last night, Paul Carrack was back to deliver ...
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GIG REVIEW: Franz Ferdinand

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Franz Ferdinand performing at Rock City Nottingham on Wednesday 14th February 2018.Images and Review by Kevin CooperScottish band Franz Ferdinand has played in Nottingham before and last night they were back at Rock City as part of their tour to celebrate the release of their fifth stu ...
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GIG REVIEW: The Script

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The Script performing their Freedom Child Tour at The Motorpoint Arena Nottingham on Tuesday 13th February 2018.Images and Review by Kevin CooperFive albums and four world tours in, The Script have long sussed out exactly what their fans want, and they delivered it in bucket loads to a ...
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