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Live: Jam City

24th April Soup Kitchen 5/10 The transition from jagged, bare-bones production to brooding, woozy song-writing was never going to be a smooth one. Despite Jam ...

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Club: Selective Hearing presents Robert Hood & Sunil Sharpe

24th April Salford Warehouse Location 8/10 After unfortunate circumstances forced Robert Hood to pull out of Selective Hearing’s party back in December, Manchester has been ...

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Opinion: Profit, Politics & Principles – How They Don't Mix

The music industry is arguably one of the most secretive and difficult businesses to break into and survive in, and from the ...

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Live: Jam City

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Club: Selective Hearing presents Robert Hood & Sunil

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Opinion: Profit, Politics & Principles – How They

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Club: Selective Hearing presents Robert Hood & Sunil Sharpe

Robert Hood is everything a DJ should be

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Live: Jam City

Jam City’s live show feels undercooked

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Opinion: Profit, Politics & Principles – How They Don’t Mix

Bradley West peers into the often-blurry world of dubious music industry politics and profiteering

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Interview: Josef Salvat

Christoph Otto talks to Josef Salvat about leaving Australia, sobriety and Manchester’s streets

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Live: RBMA presents Tropical (ft. JME, Skepta, Preditah, C4, Todd Edwards, Logan Sama)

RBMA’s Tropical came across as a little confused – designed as a club night with the main attraction being a live grime set

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Club: RBMA presents Industrial City Sounds

Derrick May is not your ordinary 50 year old

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Club: RBMA presents Wax Works

Wax Works closes the RBMA tour in style

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Club: RBMA presents Zed Bias & Friends

RBMA present a fantastic night of local talent, each able to headline in their own right

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Live: James Bay

The combination of venue with artist could not have been more perfect

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Album: The Cribs – For All My Sisters

The Cribs go pop, via distorted guitars and wailing vocals

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Live: Peace

Zakk Brown gets down with Peace’s indie extravaganza at the Deaf Institute

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Live: Fozzy

WWE star Chris Jericho brought his accomplished heavy metal act to the Ruby Lounge