Andy Bell

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In August 2019, UK band Ride (whose 1990 debut, Nowhere, has long been viewed as a shoegaze classic) released This Is Not a Safe Place, their second a(...)

Last April Fool’s day, guitarist Andy Bell fired off an email that claimed Ride were splitting up again. The red flag was the dubious claim that he’d (...)

DisplayNote has partnered with some of the world’s largest manufacturers of display technology

Belfast-based DisplayNote Technologies has secured £1.1 million (€1.25 million) in funding to be used to bolster the company’s ranks as it looks to bu(...)

Erasure: Vince Clarke and Andy Bell
Andy Bell: On My Culture Radar

Current favourite book I’ve just finished Rohinton Mistry’s A Fine Balance. That was out about 15 years ago, but it’s quite a thick book and took me a(...)

The shoegaze renaissance continues apace. Following in the footsteps of My Bloody Valentine and Slowdive, Ride are the latest to mark their reunion wi(...)

The team of Belfast-based start-up DisplayNote: the company’s app allows the teacher to mirror what’s on their PC to more than 40 devices at the same time

The concept of bring your own device (BYOD) to school, and the interactive opportunities that connected devices in the classroom bring, is tran(...)

Erasure: Snow Globe

A Christmas album by one of synthpop’s finest duos? What could possibly go wrong? Well, very little, in fact. True, not every song here could be de(...)