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FEEDER’S GRANT NICHOLAS: THE INTERVIEW

Feeder have released their 10th (yes, tenth!) album Tallulah today! Ahead of release we had the great pleasure of speaking to Feeder's lead manĀ Grant Nicholas. Some quick fire questions but we took the chance to ask him about coping with the loss of

SHAUN KEAVENY: INTERVIEW

Shaun Keaveny will be broadcasting live this month away from his usual cosy studio at Media City - and smack bang in the middle of Manchester International Festival, along with an appearance at Bluedot festival this weekend. Our cool cat Joni caught

THE KOOKS SOTC: GIG

One of our favourite festivals Sounds of the City is back in Manchester, and so are The Kooks! Chief music writer Alix headed out to review The Kooks SOTC 2019, read on... SOUNDS OF THE CITY 2019 Castlefield Bowl is such a top Manchester outdoor ve

BBC INTRODUCING MANCHESTER: MIF 2019

It's that time of year again folks! With a ring of a bell Manchester International Festival 2019 has officially begun and events are up and running. Wednesday saw BBC Introducing Manchester takeover, with artists and crowd celebrating this great city

MIF 2019: MARY ANNE HOBBS

6 Music will be giving a lot of love to Manchester International Festival (MIF) this year - broadcasting BBC Radio 6 Music shows on 5 and 12 July live from Albert Square at the heart of the festival. Our Joni caught up with DJ Mary Anne Hobbs... MED...

COURTEENERS AT HEATON PARK

The loudest and most colourful of triumphant returns was made by Courteeners at Heaton Park on Saturday. Parklife had already warmed up, or rather severely muddied the park in preparation. With tickets in hand and raring to go 50,000 fans came from a

INTERVIEW: WHENYOUNG

After leaving a good impression in the support slot of the Blossoms' Victoria Warehouse gig back in December, we took the opportunity this week to interview Limerick band whenyoung. Released last month, debut album Reasons to Dream has been getting p

GIG: JESSE DAYTON

Admittedly, I had low expectations for this gig but boy can Jesse Dayton PLAY! Undeterred by a small crowd he brought Manchester's Night People to life on a cold Wednesday evening. HIGH ENERGY This was an energetic show from Dayton and his tight ba

TOP 10 GAME BOY GAMES

The Top 10 Game Boy Games but why I hear you say? In last week's episode of The Retro Hour podcast the picture above was highlighted as a triumph for the retrogaming community! Quite rightly so, it's great to see two stars (Scarlett Johansson & C

THE RETRO HOUR – THE INTERVIEW

As part of our retrogaming interests nothing keeps us better informed (and that Nintendo vs. Sega fire in our belly burning) quite like The Retro Hour podcast, hosted by Ravi Abbott and Dan Wood. We caught up with the guys ahead of their appearance a

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