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Club: RBMA presents DJ Harvey

24th October Gorilla 9/10 Following a 10 year exile, DJ Harvey’s return to his homeland in 2012 has seen the selector quickly reaffirm his legendary ...

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Club: Sounds Of The Near Future @ WHP

25th October Store Street, Warehouse Project 8/10 Sounds Of The Near Future is the premier night for forward thinking music in the Warehouse Project calendar. ...

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Live: Lady Gaga

21st October Phones4U Arena 8.5/10 Seeing a ridiculously overblown pop show with an expensive production budget is something I’ve been meaning to scratch off my ...

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Club: RBMA presents DJ Harvey

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Hudson Mohawke. Photo: Flickr user passetti

Club: Sounds Of The Near Future @ WHP

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Live: Lady Gaga

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Club: RBMA presents DJ Harvey

DJ Harvey provides a master class in DJing

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Live: Lady Gaga

Lady Gaga’s live show perfectly mixes over the top visuals with impressive musicianship

Hudson Mohawke. Photo: Flickr user passetti

Club: Sounds Of The Near Future @ WHP

Sounds Of The Near Future sees a night of Glaswegian dominance in Manchester

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Club: Matthew Herbert

Herbert reigned in his experimentalist tendencies and span a very dancefloor focused set

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Album: Taylor Swift – 1989

Taylor Swift turns to the 80s for inspiration on her fifth outing

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Album: Julian Casablancas & The Voidz – Tyranny

Julian Casablancas veers into dark and complex new territory with The Voidz

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Album: The Flaming Lips – With A Little Help From My Fwends

Wayne Coyne and co. take on a musical leviathan with mixed results

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Live: The Hold Steady

The Hold Steady’s spontaneous, heartfelt delivery falls on disinterested ears

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Club: Coded Rhythm presents Nightmares On Wax / Onra

Coded Rhythm bring an unmissable line up to Gorilla

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Live: Jonny Greenwood and the London Contemporary Orchestra

Blown away by the level of emotion and innovation, Alex Daniel reports on Jonny Greenwood’s collaboration with the London Contemporary Orchestra

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Live: Eliza and the Bear

Katie Burns isn’t impressed with the band’s mediocre show at the Ruby Lounge

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Interview: Skiddle launches ’25 under 25’ initiative to discover new promoters

Katie Burns interviews Jimmy from Skiddle to talk about a new opportunity for young promoters