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  • “This festival is all about profiling and celebrating the range of great music described as folk.” David Agnew, director of Manchester Folk Festival

    October 17, 2017 No Comments

    For several years, the Homegrown festival at Bury Met, with its associated Folk Expo industry event, has been one of the most significant dates on the international folk and roots music calendar.

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  • “Take the music very seriously, but don’t take yourself very seriously.” Northern Soul chats to Mark Radcliffe about radio, writing and Galleon Blast

    October 17, 2017 No Comments

    When Mark Radcliffe was given his first national Radio 1 show, Out on Blue Six, back in April 1991, it came with an enigmatic promotional shot of him wearing a black cowl and shades.

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  • Photo Gallery: Dashehra and Diwali Mela celebrations light up Manchester

    October 16, 2017 No Comments

    Northern Soul photographer James Lynd attended the 12th annual Dashehra Diwali Mela at Manchester’s Albert Square and took some stunning images of the colourful celebrations.

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  • Review: Roy Lichtenstein in Focus, Tate Liverpool

    October 8, 2017 No Comments

    A long time ago (the late 1970s) in a galaxy far, far away (Sheffield), I had a number of talismanic images on my bedroom wall.

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