Lytham Festival 2023: Lionel Richie, Def Leppard and lots more
Lytham Festival 2023 is headlined by Jamiroquai, George Ezra, Sting, Lionel Richie, and Def Leppard and Mötley Crüe, with special guests including Blondie, Gabrielle and Kim Wilde
The Beatles’ debut album isn’t one of their best, but could it be?
As the Fab Four’s debut turns 60, Jake Rowley proposes an alternative ‘Please Please Me’ comprising the best of their early material.
Live review: Lyra at Canvas: “Wonder Woman on Steroid”
Lyra’s concert in Canvas was a reminder of the power of live music to bring people together and to create unforgettable moments
Live review: Fall Out Boy at Band on the Wall
Fall Out Boy play a special intimate warm-up show at Manchester’s Band on the Wall, making for a night we’ll remember for centuries
Kali Uchis celebrates a different kind of love on new single ‘I wish you roses’
Kali Uchis’ new single ‘I Wish You Roses’ arrives in time for Valentine’s Day
The 1975 live: Pop euphoria At Its Very Best
What does a Greggs Sausage Roll have in common with raw meat and indie pop? Matty Healy of course. Check out The Mancunion’s review of the 1975 ‘At Their Very Best’ here.
Live review: Pale Waves at Albert Hall, Manchester
The Manchester band bring a night of pop-punk tunes to their hometown following the release of their third album Unwanted
CMAT shines as future pop-star at Manchester’s Gorilla
CMAT charmed every audience member in Gorilla, with her playful but often heart-wrenching country infused pop
Grace Ives thrills at YES Basement
Grace Ives graces YES Basement with a set of alt-pop instant classics and support from Greysha
Live review: James Bay at Manchester Academy
Despite illness, James Bay plays a show-stopping set to a sold-out Manchester Academy
Live review: Stella Donnelly takes Manchester by storm
Australian singer-songwriter Stella Donnelly plays an empowering set at Band on the Wall
Midnights review: Taylor Swift admits she is the problem
After releasing her fifth record in just over two years, has Taylor Swift reached her peak?
Review: Beautiful: The Carole King Musical
Beautiful has rock ‘n’ rolled its way to Palace Theatre Manchester
Palace Theatre Manchester finds its inner-beauty
Beautiful: The Carole King Musical returns to the Palace Theatre as part of its UK tour
Live Review: Kim Wilde at Bridgewater Hall
Legendary singer Kim Wilde’s The Greatest Hits Tour played at Bridgewater Hall – where she was joined by China Crisis.
Album Review: RENAISSANCE by Beyoncé
Alex reviews Beyonce’s latest album, RENAISSANCE – an album filled with dance hits left, right and centre.
Live Review: HAIM @ Victoria Warehouse, Manchester
Sarah Taylor reviews HAIM at their second Manchester stop on their One More HAIM Tour.
Live Review: Paloma Faith @ Haydock Racecourse
Jessica Hamilton reviews Paloma Faith’s breath-taking summer set at Haydock Racecourse on her Age of Optimism Tour.
In conversation with Scouting for Girls’ Roy Stride
Theatre Editor Jay Darcy chats to Roy Stride, the lead singer of Scouting for Girls, about the band’s surprise success and incredible longevity
Fruit, Sex, Sadness: Harry Styles returns with Harry’s House
A review of the funky new Harry Styles record, Harry’s House, by Owen Scott.