Nick Edward Harris live @ Barista Café Bar, Stockport

10 July 2013 by Pure Radio

Inspired by John Smith amongst others, Nick Edward Harris is a whole guitar player from London.

He came up especially to record a session for Roots & Fusion at the wonderful Barista Café Bar on the stairs of Stockport’s Little Underbank.

As well as playing six songs, we had a chat about his debut album, his website and coffee…

1) Doubtful Sound
2) The Woods
3) Trap Door
4) Angra Mainyu
5) Hamilton Square
6) Chimera

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Stockport Plaza Panto Preview

18 July 2012 by Pure Radio

Mark Pattison and Katy Booth meet the star-studded cast of Aladdin, this year’s Christmas panto at Stockport Plaza. Oh, yes it is!

John Altman, better known as Nasty Nick in Eastenders, plays the evil Abanaza. CBBC presenter Dave Benson Phillips is the Genie of the Lamp, and East is East star Gary Damer plays Wishee Washee.

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The Spencer Tunick Experience - Before....

18 May 2010 by Pure Radio

To celebrate the 10th Birthday of The Lowry Centre, the artist Spencer Tunick was asked to produce one of his special projects.

Hundreds of people posed naked in various areas in and around Manchester and Salford for his ‘Everyday People’ concept.

Emily spoke to Jenni and Lisa, two participants in the project, just before their photo shoot and asked why on earth they were doing it.

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Cellar Cast 4

28 November 2009 by Pure Radio

Highlights from The Cellar Tapes, Pure 107.8 FMs alternative sixties show, aired on November 28th 2009.

The featured album for this particular week was The Doors 4th studio release, The Soft Parade from 1969.

As well as that, there were other sixties delights from the likes of Scott Walker, Traffic, Love, The Stooges, Led Zeppelin and The Turtles.

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Pure Breakfast - Nicky Hambleton Jones

16 October 2009 by Pure Radio

Pure Breakfast’s Tim and Clare spoke to fashion stylist and former 10 Years younger presenter Nicky Hambleton Jones and QVC’s resident fashion expert Glenn Campbell for tips on how to get gorgeous.

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