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Fish Out Of Water: Listening to Leonard Cohen

Before Leonard Cohen’s passing a couple of weeks ago, I — perhaps like many people — had not actually heard a great deal ...

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Fish Out Of Water: Radiohead Relay

So here I am, a fish out of water, ready to tackle the nostalgia, love and hype that is Radiohead. My peers ...

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Fish out of Water: A Voyage into Captain Beefheart and His Magic Band

The first time I heard about Captain Beefheart was when he died in 2010. I probably listened to a few tracks back ...

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Fish Out Of Water: Listening to Leonard Cohen

Posted on Nov 21, 2016 1
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Fish Out Of Water: Radiohead Relay

Posted on May 16, 2016 2
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Fish out of Water: A Voyage into Captain

Posted on Apr 19, 2016 3
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Fish Out Of Water: Listening to Leonard Cohen

From an outsider’s perspective, Jacob Hopkins familiarises himself with the discography of the late, great songwriter

Photo: Mojo

Fish Out Of Water: Radiohead Relay

Pierre Flasse journeys out of his depth through Radiohead’s past discography

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Fish out of Water: A Voyage into Captain Beefheart and His Magic Band

This fish is thrown into the abstract and obtuse world of Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band

Photo: Hannah Brierley

Review: Wolfmother

Hannah Brierley tells us of her crowd-surfing antics after psychedelic rock band, Wolfmother, graced Manchester Academy on the 9th of April with an energetic live performance that didn’t disappoint

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Fish out of Water: Marina and The Diamonds

This fish left the murky waters of Warehouse Project and dived into the lucozade filled pond of pop for a Marina and the Diamonds concert

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Fish out of Water: Bowie Binge

Eno Inwang had never fully experienced the power of Bowie before his death. We sent him on a journey with the Starman he’d never forget

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Fish out of Water: Prog rock

Cassie Hyde felt like stirring the waters, so we sent her three classic prog rock albums by Yes, King Crimson and Rush. Here’s what she made of them

Indian Raga

Fish out of water: Indian raga

Rob Paterson, out of his indie-rock waters and in to a tranquil pool of traditional Indian raga at Bridgewater Hall