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Monthly Archives: August 2013

Eastern Electrics 2013

Review: Eastern Electrics

From humble beginnings throwing low-key parties down in the capital, it’s surprising how fast Eastern Electrics has morphed into a proper festival

Alpha Papa Poster. Photo: Wikimedia Commons

Review: Alan Partridge – Alpha Papa (2013)

Imagine the joy of spending a bank holiday weekend in a houseboat with Eamonn Holmes – it’s the exact opposite!

An emotionally-charged Academy 3 bore witness to Texas Is the Reason's final chapter. Photo: Kelly Bone

Live: Texas Is the Reason

The New York titans of nineties emo delivered a poignant penultimate show


Interview: 65daysofstatic

Sheffield’s premier purveyors of post-rock talk stolen gear, Sleepwalk City and how instrumental music can still be political

Johnny Flynn previewed a host of tracks from his forthcoming 'Country Mile' LP. Photo: OpenEye @ Flickr

Live: Johnny Flynn

The forgotten man of the ‘nu-folk’ movement is back with a bang

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The Mancunion 2012-2013: Highlights

A reminder of what we delivered in 2012-2013.

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Preview: Reading & Leeds Festivals 2013

The Bank Holiday institution returns with one of its most diverse lineups in years