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Review: 2000 Trees Festival 2017

2000 Trees is described as being small but packing a punch. A strong statement to make, but very true to its words. ...

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Preview: 2000 Trees Festival

2000 Trees is the rock festival based in Withington — no, not that Withington, but the one in Gloucestershire — brought to life by ...

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Festival preview: Reading and Leeds

Festival season has well and truly begun and the excitement is rife as people across the country drag out their tents from ...

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Review: 2000 Trees Festival 2017

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Preview: 2000 Trees Festival

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Festival preview: Reading and Leeds

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Review: 2000 Trees Festival 2017

Did I mention you can bring your own alcohol into the arena?!

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Preview: 2000 Trees Festival

Hannah Brierley takes a look at one of the UK’s most promising festivals

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Festival preview: Reading and Leeds

Reading and Leeds returns with another headliner-packed line-up, so The Mancunion looks ahead to what will surely be the perfect end to summer

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Interview: Christina Martin

Canadian singer-songwriter Christina Martin chats to Rebekah Shaw about her upcoming UK tour, stripped-down shows, and the social responsibility of music artists

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Interview: Spoon

We spoke to the Texan indie greats about Trump, ambience, and how you should never listen to anything they have to say

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Interview: The Parrots

The Parrots talk to Irune Vega about their future projects, metaphors of the internet revolution, and their love for Madchester

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Interview: Whitney

A year on from the release of their debut album Light Upon The Lake, Whitney are still on the road. Joe Casson speaks to singer Julien Ehrlich about tour vans, Elton John, and pole dancing at Islington Mill

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Album: (Sandy) Alex G – Rocket

Alex Giannascoli’s latest offering blends bare-bones alt-country with heady electronica – Rocket is a puzzling, yet consuming record, writes Harry Sherrin

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Competition: Win Marika Hackman limited edition vinyl and signed postcard

Mancunion readers are in with a chance to win an exclusive vinyl edition of Marika Hackman’s new album, as well as a signed personalised postcard

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Eurovision 2017

The most fabulous night in the musical calendar returns with political drama, horse masks, and a few plot twists, writes Elizabeth Rushton

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Review: Gorillaz — Humanz

Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett bury the hatchet to deliver an apocalyptic soundtrack to 2017

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Album: Slowdive — Slowdive

Slowdive effortlessly showcase their talent, creating an album which feels fresh and yet familiar