Ian Pickles

  • BBC Radio One’s Big Weekend

    BBC Radio 1’s Big Weekend 2017 Recap

    Great music. Great venue. Great weather! Welcome to the best party ever at BBC Radio 1’s Big Weekend 2017 at Hull, May 27th & 28th....
  • Ward Thomas : Live

    Ward Thomas

    Call it the ‘Nashville Effect’ or the ‘C2C Effect’, call it the ‘Whispering Bob Effect’, but British country music is on the up....
  • British Summer Time

    British Summer Time 2017 Preview

    Imagine the best festival in the world. Top name artists performing every night. Support acts that would be headliners at any other event. Great food. A location right in the middle of one of the most famous parks in one of the greatest cities in the world. Then imagine...
  • Idles : Live

    Idles

    There’s nothing subtle about The Adelphi in Hull....
  • The xx : Live

    The xx – Live in U.K.

    Can it really be eight years since The xx picked up the top prize at the Mercury Awards?...
  • Fun Lovin’ Criminals

    Fun Lovin’ Criminals

    Fun Lovin’ Criminals - “Wow, these guys are great. How come I don’t listen to them more?”...
  • Tegan & Sara : Live

    Tegan & Sara – Live in U.K.

    It’s ten years since the release of 'The Con' brought Canadian twins Tegan and Sara Quin their first mainstream recognition and significantly raised their profile with British audiences, and they have built up a pretty good following since then....
  • Alter Bridge : Live

    Alter Bridge

    Alter Bridge are anthem rockers at heart and they have a knack for coming up with great melodies that give singer Myles Kennedy something to really lean into....
  • UB40 featuring Ali, Astro & Mikey : Unplugged

    UB40 featuring Ali, Astro and Mickey – Unplugged

    An acoustic covers album, almost guaranteed to be a bad idea in any other type of music, is not necessarily bad thing for a reggae band....