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Monthly Archives: May 2015

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Pangaea: DOs and DON’Ts

“It’s the end of the world and all that’s left is disco.” Pangaea Festival is always the perfect way to celebrate the end of exams, and this summer’s is set to be one of the best ever. Lifestyle editor Kitty Treverton Jones has the definitive guide to making the most of the night

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What to wear: Pangaea

Have exams caused you to neglect your search for the perfect Pangaea outfit? You’re not alone. Fashion editor Gráinne Morrison is here to help

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Festival: Gigantic Indie All Dayer, Vol. 2

Echo & The Bunnymen and Inspiral Carpets topped a star-studded bill at the second Indie All Dayer

Photo: Phil Tragen

Interview: Marnie Riches

Marnie Riches is the author of the new thriller ‘The Girl Who Wouldn’t Die’. Pegged as a “home-grown Steig Larsson,” I chatted with Marnie about her new book and the life of an author

University of Manchester skyline. Photo: The Mancunion

Overheard at the University of Manchester, May 2015

The funniest things you’ve been saying around campus this month

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Review: The Ghost Train

Friday the 15th of May saw ‘Told by an Idiot’ cast a ghostly spell over the Royal Exchange with their adaptation of ‘The Ghost Train’

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Review: The Funfair

A rollercoaster of societal commentary and surreal entertainment, The Funfair impresses with fully-fleshed characters and impressive audio-visual design

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Students bin recycling

Jay Fagerberg looks at students’ approach to recycling and why it is rapidly declining

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Club: High Hoops presents DJ Sprinkles

Sprinkles inspires an atmosphere of joyous community with some achingly beautiful deep house sounds

Peverelist. Photo: lepid @flickr

Club: Selective Hearing x Project 13 presents Livity Sound & Tessela

Techno takes prominence

All photos: Leslie Latchman

Live: J. Cole

Although the stage is bigger and the lights are brighter, the integrity, honesty and energy are exactly the same

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Live: Super Furry Animals

Super Furry Animals showed their musical depth