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Beacons hits the north. All photos: Natalie Wardle

Festival: Beacons

7th-10th August Skipton, North Yorkshire Despite an impressive tally of musicians, you would be forgiven for arriving at this year’s Beacons Festival in a ...

Beat-Herder at night Photo: Ella Dix-Swagra

Festival: Beat-Herder

18th - 20th July The Ribble Valley 9/10 Set amongst Lancashire’s rolling hills over a tropically hot weekend, Beat-Herder was a fantastic and memorable affair. Upon ...

Warehouse Project – The Return To Store Street

Warehouse Project - The Return To Store Street

There aren’t a whole lot of students left in Manchester who were there to experience Store Street the first time round. The ...

Beacons hits the north. All photos: Natalie Wardle

Festival: Beacons

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Beat-Herder at night Photo: Ella Dix-Swagra

Festival: Beat-Herder

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Warehouse Project – The Return To Store Street

Warehouse Project - The Return To Store Street

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White Lies. Photo: Flickr user Howtedious

Festival: Y Not

Y Not delivers with a staggeringly diverse bill

Beacons hits the north. All photos: Natalie Wardle

Festival: Beacons

The festival hosted an impressive cross-section of musical genres, as well as a varied selection of arts

Photo: Bestival

Preview: Top 5 Acts to see at Bestival

Bestival 2014 approaches, here’s our top 5 unmissable acts

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Warehouse Project – The Return To Store Street

“For those who never experienced Store Street, you’re in for a treat. For those who were there first time round, you know what’s coming.”

Beat-Herder at night Photo: Ella Dix-Swagra

Festival: Beat-Herder

Set amongst Lancashire’s rolling hills over a tropically hot weekend, Beat-Herder was a fantastic and memorable affair

Photo: Beacons Festival

Preview: Beacons Festival

Beacons Festival has all the makings of a sublime weekend

Photo: Album artwork

Album: Real Friends – Maybe This Place Is The Same And We’re Just Changing

Real Friends’ debut full length falls just short of the mark

Photo: Album artwork

Album: Handguns – Life Lessons

Life Lessons is not a departure from 2012’s deeply treasured debut Angst, but is a fitting sequel that has continued its momentum

Photo: Kris Williams

Festival: Glastonbury

5 days was not nearly enough to explore all the hundreds of hidden gems the festival has to offer

Photo: Chris Boland / www.distantcloud.co.uk

Live: James

Summer in the City brought music lovers of all ages together

Photo: Dekmantel

News: Demantel launch third Sole Selectors video – Ben UFO

Hessle Audio honcho Ben UFO talks about radio

Drenge Photo: Flickr user thematthorne

Festival: Dot to Dot

Dot to Dot provided a great day for the many musos of Manchester