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Meg Roberts

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Live: State Champs

Is pop punk dead? Meg Roberts takes a trip down memory lane at the State Champs’ gig

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Interview: Johnny Lloyd

Meg Roberts and Joel Boyce chat with ex-Tribes frontman, Johnny Lloyd ahead of his first Manchester headlining show as a solo artist

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Live: Blossoms

Stockport’s Blossoms appear thoroughly uninterested by the prospect of a sold-out show at the Academy—so why should the crowd feel differently, asks Meg Roberts

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Live: Sundara Karma

Sundara Karma are more than teenage icons – their fizzy pop is a perfect escape from the encroaching Mancunian autumn, writes Meg Roberts

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Rediscover Radley: Store Launch

Meg Roberts goes on a mission to discover exactly what the brand new Radley Store in the Manchester Arndale has on offer—and we can tell you, it didn’t disappoint

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How to: Job Interview Makeup

Have a big interview coming up and need help on how to polish off your look? Meg Roberts has you covered

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Interview: Swim Deep

Meg Roberts interviews Birmingham five-piece Swim Deep, and explores their radical move from lo-fi dream pop to psychedelic house

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Review: Swim Deep

Swim Deep Manchester Academy 1 Thursday 10th March 2016 7/10 As a seasoned Swim Deep gig-goer, you’d think I know the drill by now. Five…

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Live: The Kooks

Ten years on from the massively successful Inside In/Inside Out, Meg Roberts thinks the Kooks have not lost their magic

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Social Media Sensations: The Fashion & Beauty Blogger Shortlist

To commemorate this week’s Internet-themed issue, we compiled a shortlist of our favourite bloggers in the business and recommend why you should check out them out too

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Holy grail makeup products

A round up of all the incredible make up products that we just couldn’t live without

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Top 5: Fashion Apps

Grab your phone and open the app store, because Meg Roberts reveals all of the fashion apps that are a download must