Ronnie Burke takes a gander at Big City Blues.
Over in downtown Middlesbrough, Ronnie Burke checks out TOO MANY CROOKS.
It is late summer ’72 and I am sitting in a café in Marton, Middlesbrough. I was supposed to meet a friend there from school but he didn’t turn up. […]
Amazing what you think is a break when you are young. Getting a support slot to The Damned was a big scoop in my mind. But I wasn’t in awe […]
Recording ‘Kirlian Photography’ and ‘Celluloid Love’ with Bob Last, Cargo Studios, Rochdale, May 1979 (I think it was that month). ..and the formation of the ‘classic’ Basczax line up. Bob Last […]
It is mostly a blur now of course, but there are plenty of flashes in my mind of those Friday nights back in ’79-’80 when Basczax played a residency at […]
My Swelling Heart by Teesside post-punk band Tick Tick was recorded in 1980 but released this year by Linear Obsessional Recordings.
PDB: Can you pitch THE GREATEST SHOW IN TOWN in 25 words or less? A collection of eleven rather dark and sweary shorts, of which your mother probably wouldn’t approve. […]