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Bank holiday Sunday August 25th – all roads lead to Keele!!

August 1, 2013


The second Northern and Modern Soul All Nighter takes place at the  Keele University Students Union on August 25th , the bank holiday Sunday… The first one back in April was the talk of the Midlands with a huge turnout from all parts of the UK, and the buzz on this next one is even […]

On Smooth Radio 70s starting from Sunday January 13th 2-4pm : It’s “Richard and Kev’s Soul Connection”

January 12, 2013


A brand new national Northern Soul radio programme starts on Smooth 70s (DAB/Online) from 2pm on Sunday January 13th 2013. Transmitted between 2 and 4 on a Sunday afternoon, we will be packing in two hours of great 60s and 70s music and chatting about the venues and the people who have been integral in the […]

Sunday December 23rd – The Christmas “Hoot” All Dayer #2 at the Dunkenhalgh Hotel!

December 3, 2012


Following on from last year’s excellent event, we hold our annual Christmas “Hoot” Northern and Modern Soul All Dayer at the 4-star Dunkenhalgh Hotel and Spa, Blackburn Road, Clayton-le-Moors , Lancashire on Sunday December 23rd. With no work the day after for most, this looks like being a packer with over 60 rooms already taken […]

My “Northern Soul All Nighter” show – now on “Listen Again” via the Smooth Radio website!

September 11, 2012


We did it! Thanks to everyone for your requests to have our recent “Northern Soul All Nighter” 6 hour special placed up on Smooth Radio, where Jamie and the team have done a great job of getting it all together in 6 x bite sized chunks! If you visit  and then click “Music”, you […]


April 16, 2011


Taking place over the Easter Bank holiday weekend for the first time ever , our next 3-Roomed Soul Night Out happens on Saturday April 23rd at the King Georges Hall, Northgate, Blackburn. Advance tickets are priced at £10 each and are available from the box office on 01254 582582 , or you can pay on […]

The forthcoming book – “Richard Searling, My track record”

September 28, 2010


No, its not just an ugly rumour-  its true! For the first (and probably the last) time, I’m bringing out a book focusing on my favourite rare soul music since I first got to be a DJ back in 1971. 40 years on, and with a fading memory, I thought I d better take a […]

New for 2011 – It’s the Winter Gardens Mayhem in the North and Southwest

September 28, 2010


Yes, its completely true, not one, but two events at The Winter Gardens! First I set up an All Nighter at the huge Blackpool venue ( that world famous , iconic building housing conferences galore etc) on Saturday February 12th 2011, and no sooner had I got my googling head on that I discovered another […]

Parkers re unions at the Band on the Wall Manchester

September 28, 2010


Thanks to the 300+ who made it along to a memorable first event in August. The night was made extra special, not only by the music and the many luminaries and old faces we saw returning from those legendary sessions at the original location between 89-92, but also because of the many who travelled long […]