Let yourself ‘Be Opened By The Wonderful’: We ‘Sit Down’ with James’ Jim Glennie
In conversation with Jim Glennie, the bassist of James, to discuss their brand new Orchestral album and upcoming UK tour.
Record Reappraisal: Definitely Maybe by Oasis
Contributor Josh Sandy revisits one of Manchester’s greatest rock and roll stars Oasis as 25 years ago, they released their iconic debut Definitely Maybe
Feature: “For 12 Weeks The City Is Ours” – The Warehouse Project
As the legendary Warehouse Project reaches the end of its Store Street occupancy, Alex Coupe reflects on the past, present and future of Manchester’s most exciting musical extravaganza
Classic Review: 24 Hour Party People
Winterbottom’s 24 Hour Party People serves as an excellent crash-course in Manchester’s music history
Feature: The Haçienda: 30 Years On
Its creation gave the house movement a home in Manchester, and its legacy remains to this day.
For the newbies you may not have seen Manchester in the daylight hours yet: it’s grey drizzly with a splash of colour graffittied to the walls every few metres. Manchester is famously nicknamed the Rainy City, and when you first arrive it’s hard to see anything but the concrete blandness, especially if you’ve moved here […]