Pulp
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1978
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Pulp

Pulp Biography (Wikipedia)

Pulp were an English rock band formed in Sheffield in 1978. Their best-known line-up from their heyday (1992–1997) consisted of Jarvis Cocker (vocals, guitar, keyboards), Candida Doyle (keyboards), Russell Senior (guitar, violin), Mark Webber (guitar, keyboards), Steve Mackey (bass) and Nick Banks (drums, percussion).

Throughout the 1980s, the band struggled to find success, but gained prominence in the UK in the mid-1990s with the release of the albums His 'n' Hers in 1994 and particularly Different Class in 1995, which reached the number one spot in the UK Albums Chart. The album spawned four top ten singles, including "Common People" and "Sorted for E's & Wizz", both of which reached number two in the UK Singles Chart. Pulp's musical style during this period consisted of disco influenced pop-rock coupled with references to British culture in their lyrics in the form of a "kitchen sink drama"-style. Cocker and the band became reluctant figures in the Britpop movement, and were nominated for the Mercury Music Prize in 1994 for His 'n' Hers; they won the prize in 1996 for Different Class and were nominated again in 1998 for This Is Hardcore. Pulp headlined the Pyramid Stage of the Glastonbury Festival twice and were regarded among the Britpop "big four", along with Oasis, Blur and Suede.

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Disco 2000
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Disco 2000
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Past BBC Events

Glastonbury: 2011
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Worthy Farm, Pilton
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Glastonbury: 2011

Glastonbury: 2011

Worthy Farm, Pilton
Glastonbury: 1995
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Worthy Farm, Pilton
1995-06-23T17:08:03
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1995

Glastonbury: 1995

Worthy Farm, Pilton
Glastonbury: 1994
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Worthy Farm, Pilton
1994-06-24T17:08:03
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Jun
1994

Glastonbury: 1994

Worthy Farm, Pilton

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