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Electric Six at Club Academy. Photo: Callum Lunn

Live review: Electric Six

Electric Six’s Dick Valentine makes love to the crowd

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Are You Coming Out? – The New LGBTQ Club Night

The University of Manchester LGBTQ Society has teamed up with Manchester Academy and the Students’ Union to put on a brand new LGBTQ+ Club Night!

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Live Review: MSC Big Band

On a cold Friday night, the Manchester band got the crowd groovin’

Photo: Ethan Davies

Live Review: This Feeling Alive

This Feeling Alive have unearthed genuine new musical talent, but must do more to reach a bigger audience and support their talent, writes Ethan Davies

Photo: Harry Newton

Only 16 per cent of students vote in Exec elections

The Exec elections saw a 36 per cent drop in turnout for 2017 elections, as Alex Tayler becomes General Secretary of the Students’ Union

Photo: Katie Shepherd

Live: Bry

Bry’s performance had everything needed for an enjoyable indie-pop show, but was shrouded by a persistent sense of insecurity

The Aristocrats. Photo Credit: Marco Musco

Live: The Aristocrats

A packed Club Academy arrived early to indulge three veterans of rock, prog and metal in their anything goes creative outlet

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Live: Hiatus Kaiyote

Hiatus Kaiyote are making ‘future soul’ happen right here and right now

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Live: Fuse ODG

Fuse’s new Africa just wants to enjoy itself

Photo: Paul Hudson @ Flickr

Live: Wolf Alice

The London foursome perfectly encompass the spirit of good old fashioned pop

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Live: Turisas

Turisas bring their impressive Viking metal sound to Manchester

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Interview: Peace

The Birmingham up-and-comers talk Skrillex, Record Store Day and keeping things fun