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Preview: LANY

LA alt-pop band LANY are set to return to Manchester in a string of UK and European tour dates this December. Comprised ...

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Playlists: Money vs. Love

Since the fall of feudalism centuries ago, the value of money has been a hot topic for generations: not its monetary value ...

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Why you should see City Calm Down tomorrow

Everyone loves watching new music, right? Well Manchester's Soup Kitchen are tomorrow hosting Melbourne four-piece, City Calm Down, and it is not ...

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Preview: LANY

Posted on Dec 6, 2017 1
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Playlists: Money vs. Love

Posted on Dec 1, 2017 2
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Why you should see City Calm Down tomorrow

Posted on Nov 27, 2017 3
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Preview: LANY

LA alt-pop band LANY will come to the Ritz this December

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Playlists: Money vs. Love

Two longtime rivals of lyricism are pitted against one another: it’s time to find the winner once and for all

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Why you should see City Calm Down tomorrow

The Melbourne four-piece play Soup Kitchen on Tuesday 28th November

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The damaging culture of silence in music

Joe Hissey argues for greater transparency and discussion in light of recent reports of sexual harassment in the music industry,

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WHP17 closing parties revealed including NYE & NYD announced

Kaluki, Bicep, Hannah Wants and The Hacienda headline this New Year

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Top 5 Craig David songs

In anticipation of the R’n’B legend’s upcoming appearance at Manchester’s Warehouse Project, Yasmin Duggal counts down David’s top 5 tunes

Justin Vernon sings Skinny Love

An Ode to Bon Iver: 22, A Million

I left my heart in Blackpool Opera House

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Tom Petty: A Farewell (1950-2017)

A farewell to Rock and Roll legend Tom Petty, who died on Monday at the age of 66

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A guide to Warehouse Project 2017

The season has started and Manchester is ready, so what’s in Store for WHP17?

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Record Reappraisal: Indigo Girls – Swamp Ophelia

Elizabeth Gibson looks beyond the hype to the quiet beauty of Indigo Girls’ fifth album

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New Mancunian music is taking inspiration from the past

Deputy Music Editor Yasmin Duggal runs through the top 5 Manchester bands you SHOULD be listening to, but might not know it yet

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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