INTI: THE INTERVIEW

INTI is the Manchester born multi-instrumentalist Mike Woodward. After establishing himself in the music industry as a session drummer and working on tours with the likes of Phoenix, London Grammar and Bipolar Sunshine he found his homegrown Manchester sound, fused with touches of post punk and new wave, which at Continue reading INTI: THE INTERVIEW

CORONAVIRUS PLAYLIST – MUSIC IS MEDICINE

We’ve got a coronavirus playlist for you today – we like to stay topical! And is it too soon to do something like this, as our nation and the rest of the world goes into meltdown? Or is it all a bit too late…?! But stick with us, for music Continue reading CORONAVIRUS PLAYLIST – MUSIC IS MEDICINE

NEW ORDER’S TOM CHAPMAN – THE INTERVIEW

New Order line-up since 2011

When Peter Hook left New Order for the last time in 2007, he simply stated “Me and Bernard [Sumner] aren’t working together”. So a band reunion in 2011 found Tom Chapman stepping into his shoes, having filled the role admirably in Sumner’s Bad Lieutenant project. A bassist with immense talent, Continue reading NEW ORDER’S TOM CHAPMAN – THE INTERVIEW

THE FUTUREHEADS: INTERVIEW

The Futureheads are back in Manchester and we are here to interview them! They are bringing their new electric album Powers (“Judas!”) to the Ritz on Sunday 15th December alongside their much-loved self-titled debut 15 years on since it was first released, it promises to be a very special gig. Continue reading THE FUTUREHEADS: INTERVIEW

INTERVIEW: SASAMI

Alix was recently given the chance to interview Sasami Ashworth, a classically trained musician who in her own words: “fucked a bunch of people on tour and wrote an album about it”. But her eponymous debut album, released back in March 2019, is much more than that. Originating as a Continue reading INTERVIEW: SASAMI

BANDS F.C. – THE INTERVIEW

If like us you love music, football and design then you’ll love Bands F.C. and quite frankly – where have you been?! The concept is simple: take a legendary band and using a classic football club crest, create something new and very cool. From Joy Division to Blossoms, the designs Continue reading BANDS F.C. – THE INTERVIEW

KEANE – MANCHESTER APOLLO: REVIEW

After 7 years in the cold, KEANE play the O2 Apollo Manchester to remind us of what we’ve been missing all this time. Read Una’s review of a triumphant return… Following the breakdown of his marriage Tim Rice-Oxley sat down and poured his heart out in the only way he Continue reading KEANE – MANCHESTER APOLLO: REVIEW

SHADOWPARTY GIG

Now it is officially Springtime and despite what you read in the papers, life goes on. And if you enjoy your music – there’s plenty to be excited about right now. For there was ShadowParty gig in town on Thursday and Alix was there to review… SUPERGROUP Made up of Continue reading SHADOWPARTY GIG

JOIN US

Since hitting the 10k mark for followers on Twitter we decided to show off a bit because believe it or not we have some rather cool famous followers included in that. The kind with a blue tick next to their name. It makes for a not too shabby list and Continue reading JOIN US