Serena is a national shortlisted Arts and Culture writer (SPA2022) with key interests in music, women’s rights, accessibility and politic’s influence in culture.With a passion to make social issues more accessible and digestible for the wider public, Serena’s broadcast talk show (Sez Says) on Fuse FM discusses a variety of topics from political matters, to fashion, to interviews with musicians. Check it out on instagram: @sezsays_radio; You can contact Serena on twitter @serenajemmett or instagram @serenaj69
Does Length Matter? A dive into the modern music industry
Is TikTok ruining the music industry? Are fans asking to much? Do artists have any creative control? We explore the recent shifts and progressions in the music industry
Albums of the year 2022
We’ve whittled it down to our 10 top albums of the year; from Yard Act to Loyle Carner, these are The Mancunion Music Section’s favourites of 2022!
‘Murder on the Dance Floor’ at Warehouse Project’s Halloween night
Halloween at the Warehouse Project serves dance hits, beats, and breaks, all with incredible production of lighting, lasers, and dancers
Loyle Carner’s ‘hugo’ inspires us to reflect, to relate, and to take action
Carner moves away from laid-back, mellow beats to intense, emotion driven tracks fuelled with deep political and personal thoughts in ‘hugo’
Manchester Artist Spotlight: pyncher
Get to know one of manchester hottest up and coming bands! pyncher give us the low down.
All Points East 2022: Disclosure bring the dance party to London
The final weekend of All Points East brought out the sequins and glitter, resulting in a huge dance party in East London.
All Points East 2022: Tame Impala let down by shoddy sound
Headlining All Points East, Tame Impala were let down by shoddy sound despite fantastic performances from Montell Fish and FKJ.
Gorillaz wow as they kick off All Points East 2022
Serena heads to All Points East in Victoria Park, with Gorillaz headlining the first day. Other highlights include Remi Wolf, Self Esteem, IDLES and Nia Archives.
Sterling Press return to London with a bang
Sterling Press return home to London with an unforgettable night at the Sebright Arms! Deputy Music Editor Serena Jemmett reviews their highly anticipated gig.
Sweets at XOYO – interview and gig review
Serena interviews Sweets backstage at XOYO before he warms up the crowd for headliner NOISY
Live at Leeds – Festival Review
Serena travels to Leeds to review the first ever Live at Leeds: In the Park at Temple Newsam, covering Easy Life, Lauran Hibberd, Sports Team, The Snuts and more
In Conversation with Crawlers
Serena catches up with Crawlers in Liverpool to discuss social media, eyeliner, upcoming tours, gigs and tracks
Live at Leeds: In The Park Preview
Everything you need to know about the first ever Live at Leeds: In the Park
Neighbourhood Weekender 2022
What to know about Neighbourhood Weekender taking place on 28th and 29th May
Alfie Templeman releases ‘Leaving Today’ but certainly isn’t leaving the music industry anytime soon
Serena Jemmett reviews the latest single from Alfie Templeman.
Liverpool was a Sound City – Festival Review
Serena Jemmett reviews Sound City, including performances from The Lathums, Self Esteem, The Royston Club, and Oliver Malcolm.
Live Review: “I’m back in Liverpool” and so are The Wombats
A review of The Wombats’ return to Liverpool by Serena Jemmett.
The Snuts are leading the revolution to “Burn the Empire”, starting in Manchester Academy
Serena Jemmet follows up her single review and interview with a review of The Snuts’ sold-out Manchester Academy gig!
Preview: Liverpool Sound City
Serena previews Liverpool Sound City, kicking off this Saturday 30th April as it celebrates it’s 15th anniversary.
In Conversation with Alfie Templeman
Alfie Templeman discusses his new record Mellow Moon, his side project Ariel Days, and how we can make gigs more accessible.