Ruby Lounge Articles
Despite an uncertain start, Mitski pulls another powerful performance out of the bag
Live: Elvana — Elvis-fronted Nirvana
The world’s only Elvis-fronted tribute to Nirvana is a glorious mongrel that works better than it should, writes Oscar Talbot
WWE star Chris Jericho brought his accomplished heavy metal act to the Ruby Lounge
Live: Lonely The Brave
Lonely The Brave gave their fans an intimate, personal show at The Ruby Lounge
Live: …And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Dead
Trail of Dead live up to their fearsome reputation with a manic live show
Live: Emily Wells
Wells’ smooth use of loop pads and pedals and her ability on a multitude of instruments was impressive
Live: Young Kato / The Propellers
Tommy Wright, lead vocalist of the band, spoke afterwards about the theme of ‘celebration’ that has gone into the writing of his band’s songs, but an element of that was definitely missing.
Interview & Live: Little Green Cars
The Mancunion caught up with Little Green Cars as they soak up their strong Mancunian fan base.
Live: Johnny Borrell
The former Razorlight frontman continues his steady decline into obscurity.
Live: Caitlin Rose
A tepid perfomance from the Tennessee songstress was matched by an unenthusiastic crowd
American chart sensations Imagine Dragons made their debut Manchester appearance at the Ruby Lounge
Folk up-and-comers The Staves spoke to The Mancunion about their debut record, gender politics and world domination
The best night spots in Manchester
Fancy a good night out in Manchester? Then Tom Glasser can help, via an extended river metaphor
Live: The Heartbreaks @ Ruby Lounge
The energy of the four young males certainly overwhelmed the intimate venue.
Live: Ladyhawke @ Ruby Lounge
This down to earth starlet performs effortlessly yet impeccably.
Live: The Megaphonic Thrift @ Ruby Lounge
Band and audience become akin to boys and girls at a school disco, awkwardly evading interaction.
Live: The Jezabels @ Ruby Lounge
They filled the venue, pleased the crowd and proved their place.
Live: Grouplove @ Ruby Lounge
If tonight was any indication of the summer ahead, it’s going to be wild one.