WATCH: The Verve & The Charlatans Form Supergroup At Kendal Calling


The Verve and The Charlatans - Rolling People

See Nick McCabe, Pete Salisbury and Martin Blunt perform the classic Verve track with Denise Johnson ,


See members from both bands performing The Verve classic, Rolling People, with help from soul singer Denise Johnson.

Kendal Calling festival saw members of The Verve and The Charlatans play at Tim Burgess' Tim Peaks area.

The Verve's lead guitarist, Nick McCabe and drummer Pete Salisbury performed together for the first time in almost 10 years, with help from Charlatans bassist Martin Blunt. 

They played Funkadelic classic Super Stupid, alongside instrumentals of classic Verve tracks at the festival.

Also joined by 90s soul singer, Denise Johnson - who is credited with appearing on Primal Scream's Screamadelica - the musicians performed a rousing rendition of The Verve's Rolling People.

Watch our clip of them playing The Verve's Urban Hymns track above.  

Photo & video credit: Jon Mo. 

Meanwhile, former Verve frontman Richard Ashcroft has been just as busy this summer, touring his These People album and treating fans to a career-spanning set.

Watch the crowd go wild to the intro of Bitter Sweet Symphony at Manchester's Castlefield Bowl:


Crowds go wild as Richard Ashcroft begins Bitter Sweet Symphony

See our clip of his show for Manchester Sounds Of The City 2017.


See his stirring acoustic performance of Black Lines - his These People album track - which he played live for Radio X this year:


Richard Ashcroft Performs 'Black Lines' LIVE for Gordon Smart.

Richard Ashcroft Performs 'Black Lines' LIVE for Gordon Smart.