The Mancunion

Britain's biggest student newspaper


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Live Review: Julien Baker

Despite the elements, Julien still puts on an impressive performance while in support for Belle & Sebastian

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Album: The Neighbourhood – The Neighbourhood

California’s moody monochromatic musicians drop an extremely average third album.

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Preview: The Wombats

Jake Oliver expresses his excitement for the two huge shows that The Wombats are planning in Manchester later this year

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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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Live Review: Pale Waves

Goth-pop heroes Pale Waves bring their 80s inspired heartbreak to Gorilla

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Live Review: Rex Orange County

The 19-year-old rising star put on a smooth, charming show at Gorilla

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Album review: Car Seat Headrest – Twin Fantasy

Will Toledo takes on modern masculinity to confirm his band as one of the best in indie-rock right now

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Live Review: Alvvays

The Canadian indie pop group put on a pleasant show at Academy 2

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Live Review: Wolf Alice

Wolf Alice team up with War Child UK and the BRITS to deliver a wild night full of ferocity that had the crowd howling for more

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Review: Pianos Become The Teeth – Wait For Love

Pianos refine what they started in their previous album in Wait For Love but it still isn’t hitting the right notes

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Review: The Wombats – Beautiful People Will Ruin Your Life

Beautiful people will ruin your life. Well, something ruined this album alright

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Live review: Inheaven

Inheaven bring both smooth melodies and violent mosh pits to Deaf Institute