Billy Doherty from The Undertones on Fuzzbox

24 May 2013 by Pure Radio

Billy Doherty has been drumming with The Undertones since 1975. This Saturday 25th May 2013, The Undertones headline Strummercamp the not-for-profit festival that celebrates the life of Joe Strummer at Manchester Rugby Club in Cheadle Hulme. Billy spoke to Paul Holloway before the festival.

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Mudkiss Gig Preview 21/05/13

21 May 2013 by Pure Radio

Melanie Smith and Nigel Cartner from the on-line fanzine Mudkiss previews some great gigs coming up with Paul.

Featured gigs:

Tribes at Mancheste Academy 2 (22/5)
Dot 2 Dot Festival (24/5)
Strummercamp Festival at Manchester RUFC, Cheadle Hulme (24-26 May)

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Strummercamp 7 Preview on The Guest List

30 May 2012 by Pure Radio

Phil Fitzpatrick talks to Pure’s Paul Holloway about this year’s Strummercamp Festival at Manchester Rugby Club in Cheadle Hulme June 1-3 2012.

To win a pair of tickets worth £130 answer this question. Which band fronted by Pauline Black & Gaps Hendrickson headlined Strummercamp last year?

E-mail your answer to by 19:30 on 31/05/12 Subject: Strummercamp Competition. Good Luck!

And listen to a preview of this year’s Strummercamp on Fuzzbox from 10pm on Friday.

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The Selecter At Strummercamp On Fuzzbox

2 June 2011 by Pure Radio

Here is another chance to hear Paul and Brinner talking to Pauline Black & Gaps Hendrickson from The Selecter backstage at last weeks Strummercamp Festival held at Manchester Rugby Club in Cheadle Hulme.

The Selecter’s new single Big In The Body- Small In The Mind is out now.

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Billy Bragg at Strummercamp 2009 on Fuzzbox

26 May 2011 by Pure Radio

As we gear up to Strummercamp 6 – the not-for-profit festival in memory of Joe Strummer from the Clash at Manchester Rugby Club in Cheadle Hulme this Bank Holiday weekend (27-29 May) – Paul & Brinner took a look back at Strummercamp 4.

Perri McManus covered the festival for Pure including catching up with headliner Billy Bragg.

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