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An Ode to Bon Iver: 22, A Million

I cried when tickets for the 22, A Million album tour sold out. As an angsty, anxiety-filled adolescent, it was Bon Iver that ...

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Tom Petty: A Farewell (1950-2017)

Tom Petty – Heartbreaker, Wilbury, s­­­olo musician, storyteller, and so much more – has died aged 66. Having started his musical career with ...

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A guide to Warehouse Project 2017

Manchester's Warehouse Project kicked off on the 16th of September. LCD Soundsystem and Welcome To The Warehouse have already caused a storm. ...

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An Ode to Bon Iver: 22, A Million

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Tom Petty: A Farewell (1950-2017)

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A guide to Warehouse Project 2017

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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

Photo Credit: Pippa Rankin

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

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The art of the cover and Ne-Yo’s insult to it

Ben Lomax on the singer’s not so sick ‘HUMBLE.’ bumble

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Beyonce’s Lemonade: One year on

Beyoncé was served lemons, but did she manage to make lemonade? Charlie Maudsley looks back on Beyoncé’s latest, one year on

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Tracks of the week: 10th April

Harry Styles’ baffling and bombastic solo debut leads our round-up of the week’s new releases

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Interview: MCR Live

Sophie Billington speaks to Rhys from the up-and-coming media network about the Manchester creative scene, student media and Women in Media

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I followed my favourite band across Europe

Reckless? Yes. Stupid? Yes. The best experience ever? Absolutely. Katie Shepherd writes about her experience following her favourite band across the continent

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Top 5: Album closers

All good things must come to an end — it’s our last print issue of the year! Let Joe Casson’s selection of album closers help you to wipe the tears away