Felix Sanders reviews Dave at the Academy and predicts big things for the artist in the future
Too much style and sadly not enough substance
The season has started and Manchester is ready, so what’s in Store for WHP17?
High praise for The Moods’ new album, from Music Editor Hannah Brierley
Drake’s More Life is hardly groundbreaking, but does show us a darker, more mature side of the squeaky clean rapper, writes Lily Sheehan
Bugzy Malone gets a hero’s welcome bringing grime to the Albert Hall, writes Harrison Kersey
Manchester hosts “the world’s biggest music battle”, the Red Bull Culture Clash 2016—featuring Manchester-based acts Made in Manchester, LEVELZ, Dub Smugglers and BASSTRONIC fronted by A Guy Called Gerald
Saturday’s NME Awards Tour showcase was an evening of nostalgia and new beginnings
The Mancunian Grime collective talk Dubstep evolution, Industrial influences and an imminent return to the La Hacienda days.
What’s on this week in local theatre
Surprises lay in wait even for those who thought they knew the established producer very well.