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Archive for October, 2018

Photo: Pippa Rankin @ The Mancunion

The 13th show in this year’s Warehouse Project calendar was a diverse mix of techno trendsetters, from the German influences of Chris Liebing and Pan-Pot to rave icon Alan Fitzpatrick reports Sam Honey

The Blinders Photo: Press Shot

Lily Martin explores behind the scenes with The Blinders, reviewing their live performance at Academy 2 and chatting to the band about going on tour

Photo: Pascale Chalmers-Arnold @ The Mancunion

Live Review: Beach House

Evocative, melancholic, and stylistically strong, Beach House put on a hypnotic show, pleasing a packed out crowd at Albert Hall reviews Pascale Chalmers-Arnold.

Georgina Davidson enjoys a wonderfully warm, packed out night at WAM Festival for The Orielles, with sensational sights and sounds to be had for many.

Photo: Franc Moody @ Wikimedia Commons (Drew de F Fawkes)

Live Review: Franc Moody

Franc Moody unleash the funk at Manchester’s Deaf Institute, with an impressive repertoire of skill and musical variety, writes Ashwin Tharoor

Photo: Kit Delamain @ The Mancunion

Kit Delamain catches up with The Manor for a chat just before they take to the stage at their sold out show at The Deaf Institute.

Photo: Paul Hudson @ Flickr

Live Review: Gang of Four

Despite the dramatic change in line up, Gang of Four manage to retain much of their classic punk ethos, writes contributor Cameron Taylor

Photo: alt-J @ The Mancunion

Live Review: alt-J

Seeing alt-J live at The Bridgewater Hall felt like a spiritual experience – completely breathtaking and utterly mesmerising, writes contributor Alex Wain

Live Review: The Coral

Contributor Lucy Clutton-Brock gives us a rundown of The Coral’s energetic sold-out Albert Hall gig

Live Review: Goat Girl

Bella Fleming gives all the details on upcoming indie-grunge band, Goat Girl, and their sold-out gig at Manchester’s beloved Gorilla

Sylwia Sarama @ WikiCommons

Scouse mod-rock legend Miles Kane talks about album inspiration and collaborations on his new album – Coup de Grace – with contributor Shivani Kaura.

Photo: Byron Gamble @ The Mancunion

Art School Girlfriend is turning heads in the underground music scene. Writer Byron Gamble spoke with her ahead of her debut album releasing in 2019.

Photo: Urussa Malik @ The Mancunion

Live Review: Novo Amor

Brudenell Social Club is treated to a night of reflection and emotion, courtesy of Welsh talent Novo Amor, writes contributor Urussa Malik.

Photo: Winona Newman @ The Mancunion

Live Review: Anteros

Anteros – the glittery silver lining to the dark clouds of the world – put on an emotionally euphoric performance at Soup Kitchen, writes contributor Winona Newman.