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Live Review: Depeche Mode

With an opportunity to listen to this incredible performance, you will not be content with just enjoying the silence

Photo: Rob Loud

Live Review: The Killers

The Killers bring some Las Vegas glitz to Manchester Arena

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Live Review: Metallica

The heavy metal legends wage a long-awaited war on Manchester

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Manchester attacks: “I am writing this as a Muslim, a woman, a mother”

Dalal Abbasi, a Muslim mother who studied at the University of Manchester and lived in the city for six years reflects on the Manchester attacks

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“We keep fighting back with Greater Manchester spirit”

We spoke with Mancunians at Tuesday’s vigil for the Manchester terror attack, which saw thousands pack into Albert Square to pay their respects to those who have lost their lives

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Live: The Cure

The seminal goth band promised a marathon set and fan-favourite song selections. In a muddy and disappointingly abrupt show, The Cure delivered neither, writes Joe Casson

Photo: Jeni Lambert

Feature: Should you ever meet your heroes?

The golden rule reads that you should never meet your heroes — how does Jeni Lambert fare when she meets hers?

Photo: Katie Shepherd

Live: Bastille

Bastille captivated Manchester Arena with a bar-raising performance, writes Katie Shepherd

Photo: Jeni Lambert

Live: Nickelback

Despite falling victim to a plateau of hate and internet trolls, Nickelback are a far cry from whimpering their swan song, writes Jeni Lambert

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Live: Tame Impala

This is how you make the leap to the bigtime: Tame Impala know how to fill an arena, and Kevin Parker knows how to wear the emperor’s clothes

Photo: The O2

Review: Michael McIntyre

Cementing his place as Britain’s most popular comedian, Michael McIntyre’s crowd lost none of their Happy and Glorious ferocity right through until his final humorous observations

All photos: Leslie Latchman

Live: J. Cole

Although the stage is bigger and the lights are brighter, the integrity, honesty and energy are exactly the same