Dave Hemingway joined the Housemartins as their drummer back in 1987. When the band split a year later he went on to form the Beautiful South with singer-songwriter Paul Heaton. In 1990 Dave dueted with Briana Corrigan on the band’s only number one A Little Time.
Now fronting The South with another former Beautiful South vocalist Alison Wheeler, you can catch them at Gawsworth House near Macclesfield on Friday 16th August.
Paul Holloway caught up with Dave for Pure