Tag Archives: Pulp

“Graphic Skittle Action”, Pulp live in Brixton

You may not be aware of this, because I never mention it, but I’ve been waiting about 13 years to see Pulp live. Last night, the dream was acheived and I could tick the final group from the “Britpop” era … Continue reading

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Appetite For Destruction: Guns N’ Roses

When I was at school in the late 80’s, it felt like there were two bands that mattered. One was Metallica, the other was Guns N’ Roses. You liked either one of them, but probably not both. I also remember, … Continue reading

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“Build A Fire For Val Jester..”

This morning, Jo managed to get two tickets for the gig that I would never have expected to happen. Yes indeedy, me and m’lady are off to see Pulp at the Brixton Academy in August. I don’t know when the … Continue reading

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ATP Festival; Portishead, Grinderman and Pulp

I got all excited yesterday. I did. I got excited because I thought Portishead had released a rather brilliant new single in advance of the headlining shows they will be playing at the ATP festival at London’s Alexandra Palace at … Continue reading

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This Is Hardcore: Pulp

With the focus on the new album (an album now sitting on my desk) by fellow Sheffield band, Arctic Monkeys this week, and a series of summer festival reunion shows looming, I thought it might be time to revisit one of … Continue reading

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