UK Music Reviews Articles

INTERVIEW: Jim McCarty

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James McCarty, English musician and drummer with the legendary Yardbirds chats with Kevin Cooper about playing behind Jimmy Page, Jeff Beck and Eric Clapton, Jimmy Page finding and remixing the Yardbirds ’68 album, his autobiography No One Told Me and his latest album Walking In The Wild Land.< ...
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INTERVIEW: Mickey Dale

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Mickey Dale, (seen here second from the left), keyboard player with English band Embrace chats with Kevin Cooper about his love of curry, opening for Coldplay at The Cardiff Millennium Stadium, their latest album Love Is A Basic Need and their forthcoming tour of the UK.Mickey Dale is the ...
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GIG REVIEW: Tom Grennan

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Tom Grennan performing his Lighting Matches Tour at Rock City Nottingham on Saturday 24th March 2018.Images and Review by Kevin CooperIt was an expectant crowd last night at a packed Rock City that waited patiently for Tom Grennan, a major artist to watch in 2018 with a sold out UK tou ...
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INTERVIEW: Trevor Horn

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Trevor Horn, music producer, songwriter, musician and singer chats with Kevin Cooper about joining Yes in 1980, the death of Chris Squire, Yes’ album Fly From Here – Return Trip featuring Horn and joining Yes on stage at The London Palladium and The Paris Olympia.Trevor Horn, CBE, is a ...
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GIG REVIEW: The Wombats

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The Wombats performing their Beautiful People Will Ruin Your Life Tour at Rock City Nottingham on Wednesday 21st March 2018Images and Review by Kevin CooperThe Wombats performed to a sold out crowd at Rock City as they tour the UK to promote their new album Beautiful People Will Ruin Y ...
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GIG REVIEW: Yes

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Yes performing their Yes At 50 Tour at The Symphony Hall Birmingham on Tuesday 20th March 2018.Images and Review by Kevin CooperAt the opening strains of Stravinski’s Firebird Suite a packed Birmingham Symphony Hall rose to their feet ecstatically and was instantly transported back t ...
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GIG REVIEW: Suggs

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Suggs performing his What a King Cnut, A Life In The Realm Of Madness at The Theatre Royal Nottingham on Sunday 18th March 2018.Images and Review by Kevin CooperIf you were put on the spot to choose your perfect dinner guests, Graham McPherson aka Suggs, front man from iconic group Mad ...
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GIG REVIEW: Feeder

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Feeder performing their The Best Of Tour at Rock City Nottingham on Friday 16th March 2018.Images and Review by Kevin CooperLast night a sold out Rock City saw Feeder’s penultimate concert of their current tour which is to promote their greatest hits album, The Best Of, which feature ...
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GIG REVIEW: Stiff Little Fingers

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Stiff Little Fingers performing their Down To The Bone Tour at Rock City Nottingham on Wednesday 14th March 2018.Images and review by Kevin CooperBelfast 70s punk rockers Stiff Little Fingers strode on to the stage to abundant cheers from their loyal fans at Rock City last night, and i ...
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INTERVIEW: Jon Fratelli

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Jon Fratelli, (seen here in the centre), front man with Scottish band The Fratellis chats with Kevin Cooper about his postman asking him for tickets, his solo album Bright Night Flowers, The Fratellis’ latest album In Your Own Sweet Time and their forthcoming tour of the UK.Jon Fratelli ...
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