Hedgehoppers Anonymous

Monday, 31 January 2011, 20:07 | Category : Articles
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Nick Warburton, for the first time tells the full story Hedgehoppers Anonymous. The band brought biting satire to the pop charts with UK top-5 smash hit single, the tongue-in-cheek protest song ‘It’s Good News Week’. Unfortunately, they never achieved such dizzy heights again despite the stewardship of producer/songwriter Jonathan King. When follow-up single releases on […]

Alice in Wonderland

Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There proved to be great inspiration for British songwriters and rock artists in the late sixties and early seventies. The Strange Brew Podcast explores the greatest examples of this special genre. The Strange Brew is bored sitting on the riverbank when […]

Rock legends The Dawnbreakers – Amazing Friendly Apple Reform!

Sunday, 23 January 2011, 10:21 | Category : Leeds
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Last night for the first time in over 40 years, Leeds music legends and key figures in the sixties music scene The Dawnbreakers/Amazing Friendly Apple reunited. The band shared tales of supporting Hendrix, The Beatles, Pink Floyd and the Kinks as well as in their guise as the Amazing Friendly Apple what it was like […]