With Askern Fest 2022 fast approaching, I’ve been speaking to some of the acts involved for Doncopolitan. Now, these interviews were initially carried out last summer, but we had to shelve them due the event being postponed. The festival is definitely going ahead this year, so it’s time to dust off these interviews and send them out into the world…Continue reading “An Interview With… Republica”
Conducted via email obviously…Continue reading “An Interview With… The Blinders”
Tom Hingley was the lead singer of legendary Manchester band Inspiral Carpets. After writing an acclaimed book of his time with the band and performing live across the country for years, he is back playing all the Inspiral Carpets hits with his backing band the Kar-pets. I caught up with Tom to preview his upcoming free gig at Social Bar on 24th September.
Ahead of their long awaited return to the Sheffield Leadmill on Wednesday 10th May, Maximo Park drummer Tom English was kind enough to answer a few questions…
After Frank Turner agreed to have a face to face interview with me for Doncopolitan, I was unbelievably heartbroken that work commitments scuppered that opportunity. However, being the true gentleman that he is, Frank agreed to answer any questions I wanted over email. Here are the results:
After years building a fan base and crafting their sound, South Yorkshire band Alvarez Kings are ready to unleash their debut album on a music scene crying out for a guitar band to do something different. I caught up with singer Simon Thompson at The Leopard Doncaster, on the eve of their first ever headline show.
An Interview with… The Crookes