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Basil Brush

Exclusive: Basil Brush talks to Northern Soul

May 20, 2015 Comments Off on Exclusive: Basil Brush talks to Northern Soul

On election day, Northern Soul had a very unusual To Do list. Firstly, vote, obviously. Then do a bit of a shop. Then interview Basil Brush.

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Crouch, Touch, Pause, Engage

Max Stafford-Clark on Crouch, Touch, Pause, Engage

April 6, 2015 Comments Off on Max Stafford-Clark on Crouch, Touch, Pause, Engage

Northern Soul’s Rich Jevons talks to Out of Joint director Max Stafford-Clark about the new co-production with National Theatre Wales, Crouch, Touch, Pause, Engage.

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Over the Rainbow: The Eva Cassidy Story

October 16, 2014 Comments Off on Over the Rainbow: The Eva Cassidy Story

At the time of her death, Eva Cassidy was unknown outside her home town of Washington, DC.

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Joe McElderry

Joe McElderry talks to Northern Soul about life after The X Factor

October 13, 2014 Comments Off on Joe McElderry talks to Northern Soul about life after The X Factor

For some X Factor winners it is a swift return to pub gigs. For others like Joe McElderry it leads to gold records and gigs at decent-sized venues.

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Lucie-Mae Sumner as Kate Monster in Avenue Q. Photo Credit Darren Bell (2)

Avenue Q

May 29, 2014 Comments Off on Avenue Q

In America during the Great Depression there was a huge underground market for so-called ‘Tijuana bibles’, small bootleg comics which depicted the family-friendly cartoon stars of the day – Popeye, Dick Tracy – getting up all sorts of rude, adult and not at all family-friendly things.

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Brassed Off

John McArdle talks Brassed Off, Brookside and Billy Corkhill

May 14, 2014 Comments Off on John McArdle talks Brassed Off, Brookside and Billy Corkhill

Like many people, I spent my teenage years crushing on various people off the telly.

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Gary Barlow at Phone 4u Arena, Manchester

Gary Barlow: the Frodsham frontman comes home

April 20, 2014 Comments Off on Gary Barlow: the Frodsham frontman comes home

Last week’s Manchester Arena gig by Gary Barlow was a first for me.

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Guy Garvey of Elbow at Phones 4u Arena Manchester

Elbow: soaring to new heights

April 11, 2014 Comments Off on Elbow: soaring to new heights

Elbow played Manchester’s Phones 4u Arena on Wednesday night to a crowd of almost 20,000 and pulled off a spectacular trick. They made it feel like an intimate gig.

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