The Mancunion

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Live Review: Jake Bugg

No airs or graces, just gratitude and talent as Bugg shows he’s still a diamond in the rough

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Feature: in conversation with Georgie

Mansfield’s rising country star supports Jake Bugg on his UK tour

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Review: Fatboy Slim

Fatboy Slim returns for a special performance at the Albert Hall, which blows Music Editor, Hannah Brierley, out of this world

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Live review: Franz Ferdinand

Franz Ferdinand show no signs of slowing down in a career-spanning, electrifying live show says contributor, Jay Plent

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Live review: The Front Bottoms

The Front Bottoms entwined the exploration and lyricism of folk music with the fast-paced assertiveness of punk

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Live Review: The Amazons

The Amazons get Saturday night started at the Albert Hall

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Live Review: Mogwai at Albert Hall

Jay Plent recounts this fiery performance from post-rock giants Mogwai

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Live Review: Yung Lean

The Swedish artist put on an average show for the youthful crowd at the Albert Hall for his “Stranger Tour”

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Live: Beth Ditto

Performing tracks from her debut solo album, Fake Sugar, Beth Ditto stole the show with grit and Southern charm

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Preview: Liam Fray

The Courteener’s front man comes to Manchester’s Albert Hall this November

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Live: Glass Animals

The industry influence casts a dark pineapple-shaped cloud over the Indietronica wunderkinds disappointing set, writes Ben Rout

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Live: Laura Marling

The Albert Hall witnesses a heart-breakingly soulful performance from folk darling Laura Marling, as she proudly shows off material from her new album Semper Femina