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Monthly Archives: June 2013


Interview: New Order

Tom Chapman discusses joining the local legends, headlining Jodrell Bank and the importance of the Manchester music scene


Interview: Spectrals

Louis Jones talks San Francisco, sonic expansion and stepping up to headline shows


Festival: Y Not?

A festival that has endeared itself to those who want to avoid the harangues of mainstream culture

Fiona Hampton as Laura and Kieran Hill as Jim in David Thacker's production of The Glass Menagerie. photo: Ian Tilton.

Review: The Glass Menagerie

Hannah Lawrence heads to the Bolton Octagon to review David Thacker’s ‘The Glass Menagerie’


Album: Miles Kane – Don’t Forget Who You Are

The self-appointed leader of an apparent mod revival falls flat with his second solo effort

Review: ‘Coastal Shelf’

Fresh Loaf Production’s latest film ‘Coastal Shelf’ premieres at The Cornerhouse


Live: Swim Deep

Melissa Blanche contends with a sea of girls at Deaf Institute to report on NME’s new favourite expose


Interview: Jurassic 5

Will Lynn catches up with the J5 producer on origins, arguments and 99 cent downloads

Jodrell Bank Live.

Preview: Live from Jodrell Bank

This summer at Jodrell Bank, the real stars will be gracing the stage, not just the night sky.

Ben Gibbard led his 'imaginary band' as they delivered a triumphant set. Photo: scannerfm @Flickr

Live: The Postal Service

Ten years after the release of their only record, The Postal Service finally reach Manchester