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Dave Goodwin: Most Recent Articles

Tommy Hunt : Interview
Dave Goodwin chats to Pittsburgh-born ex-Flamingos star and Northern Soul veteran Tommy Hunt about his lengthy career, and new double CD 'A Sign of the Times', which compiles together some of his 1970s' recordings
Jesus Jones/Amber Herd: Rescue Rooms, Nottingham, 10/9/2014
Dave Goodwin watches reformed 90's band Jesus Jones play a fiery set at the Rescue Rooms in Nottingham, but is equally imprressed by local support band the Amber Herd
Poliça: Rescue Rooms, Nottingham, 14/8/2014
Dave Goodwin watches rising Minneapolis-based synth-rock act Poliça play an exuberant set at the Rescue Rooms in Nottingham
Vinyl Stories: Uncle Frank
In 'Vinyl Stories' Dave Goodwin speak to Fun Loving Criminals offshoot duo Uncle Frank about their favourite vinyl records
Deerstock Festival: Newton, Nottinghamshire, 25/7/2014...27/7/2014
Dave Goodwin is enthralled by the three-day Deerstock Festival in Nottinghamshire, which saw appearances from a wide range of indie acts
Alabama 3: Rock City, Nottingham, 7/12/2012 06/12/2012
Amber Herd: Hasland Theatre, Chesterfield, 5/7/2014 18/07/2014
Amber Herd: Interview 31/08/2013
Armoury Show: Waiting for the Floods 28/04/2013
Bat for Lashes: O2 Academy, Leicester, 28/10/2012 29/10/2012
Bill Nelson: Getting the Holy Ghost Across 14/12/2013
Bill Nelson’s Orchestra Arcana: Iconography 31/07/2013
Blancmange: Rescue Rooms, Nottingham, 12/11/2013 14/12/2013
British IBM: Victoria Inn, Derby, 19/1/2013 24/01/2013
Charlotte Church: Bodega, Nottingham, 17/8/2012 27/08/2012
Dark Dark Horse: Interview 25/05/2013
Deacon Blue: De Montfort Hall, Leicester, 12/10/2012 07/10/2012
Dead Wolf Club, the Amber Herd and Luxury Stranger: Bodega, Nottingham, 8/7/2013 31/08/2013
Deerstock Festival: East Bridgford, Nottinghamshire, 26/7/2013...28/7/2013 31/07/2013
Deerstock Festival: Newton, Nottinghamshire, 25/7/2014...27/7/2014 09/08/2014

Most Recent Reviews

Die! Die! Die!: SWIM - CD
First-rate fifth album from fiery Dunedin post-punk trio Die! Die! Die!, which, while they have lost on it none of their earlier discordance, has a more polished edge
Amber Herd: Our Only Eden - CD
Magical and epic debut album from rising Nottingham/Chesterfield-based alt.rock group, the Amber Herd
Def Digby: Caption This EP - CDS
Eclectic limited edition new EP from extraordinary Watford-based dub/rock five-piece, DEF Digby
White Reaper: White Reaper EP - CDS
Fabulous psychedelia/garage punk on debut EP from raucous Louisville trio, White Reaper
Mutants: Rhythm and Punk Review - CD
Marvellous debut album from the Mutants, the new band of Chris Constantinou from the Wolfmen and Adam and Ants and Paul Frazer from Black Futures, which has a wide range of guest appearances including Wilko Johnson, Wayne Kramer, Rat Scabies, SLF’s Jake Burns, TV Smith and Neville Staples

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