Yesterday was e-book launch day! I’m excited about The Twenty Seven Club landing on readers’ tablets – and of course nervous about the response!
Anyway, to celebrate the day, I pulled together some stuff including an interview with former Senseless Things roadie, Gigsy; a celebration of Hull’s music scene pre City of Culture, and of course the Twenty Seven Club ‘mix tape’ (aka Spotify playlist) to enjoy while you read the book.
The book trailer
Get a taste of what’s in store with this cute little book trailer.
Twenty Seven Club – the mixtape
Click on the cassette tape to access the music – featuring Nirvana, Senseless Things, Hole, Babes in Toyland, Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix, Blur, The Beatles and many more!
On the road with Gigsy and Senseless Things
As part of my book research for The Twenty Seven Club, I chatted to Paul McGivern aka Gigsy about his many years touring with Senseless Things. Most of it has been saved to bring the book to life, but here’s a little taster…
Hull – where culture existed way before 2017
Yep, there was a hell of a lot happening in Hull – the setting for The Twenty Seven Club – way before it became the City of Culture in 2017. So, just for fun, here are some memories of the music venues we Hullensians loved back in the day.