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Monthly Archives: July 2016

Barry Adamson

Composer and musician Barry Adamson talks to Northern Soul

July 30, 2016 Comments Off on Composer and musician Barry Adamson talks to Northern Soul

On Barry Adamson’s new album, Know Where to Run, there’s a track called Cine City. It’s brassy, vivid, edgy, dramatic and propulsive – in short, highly cinematic. Its title, though, is meant as a nod in two different directions.

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Victoria Baths

Historic Pools of Britain: can we save them?

July 30, 2016 Comments Off on Historic Pools of Britain: can we save them?

It is called Manchester’s Water Palace but even that undersells it.

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We Go Around - cover

Book review: We Go Around In The Night And Are Consumed By Fire

July 30, 2016 Comments Off on Book review: We Go Around In The Night And Are Consumed By Fire

Manchester? Check. Lesbians? Check. Gangsters? Oh, go on then. Reading the blurb of this debut novel by Jules Grant, a former barrister from Manchester, is more than enough to pique my interest.

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The Northern Soul Podcast: Viz, Liverpool Biennial and Manchester Jazz Festival

July 28, 2016 Comments Off on The Northern Soul Podcast: Viz, Liverpool Biennial and Manchester Jazz Festival

Hurrah and Huzzah! The Northern Soul Podcast is back!

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Wonder Materials, glittering graphene, Angela Moore for Museum of Science and Industry

Wonder Materials: Graphene and Beyond at MSI, Manchester

July 26, 2016 Comments Off on Wonder Materials: Graphene and Beyond at MSI, Manchester

“We are at the dawn of a new age of material science. And we have a whole new Lego set to play with.”

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Women take to the stage at Science in the City festival

July 26, 2016 Comments Off on Women take to the stage at Science in the City festival

Dr Annie Keane writes for Northern Soul about some of the events showcasing women in science taking place at Manchester’s Science in the City Festival.

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Poet Lemn Sissay talks to Northern Soul

July 25, 2016 Comments Off on Poet Lemn Sissay talks to Northern Soul

‘We have to shout poetry from the rooftops, revolution is in poetry.’

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The Hoppings

Photo Gallery: The Hoppings, Newcastle

July 22, 2016 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: The Hoppings, Newcastle

Northern Soul‘s North East Photographer, Phil Pounder, shares a gallery of The Hoppings on Newcastle upon Tyne’s Town Moor.

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Afternoon Tea

Photo Gallery: The Northern Soul/Clarence Afternoon Tea, Bury

July 22, 2016 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: The Northern Soul/Clarence Afternoon Tea, Bury

Brilliant do last week – the Northern Soul afternoon tea at The Clarence, Bury, where David Agnew, Artistic Director of The Met, chatted to the Editor of Northern Soul, Helen Nugent

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Imperial War Museum North

Photo Gallery: Somme 100, Imperial War Museum North

July 22, 2016 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Somme 100, Imperial War Museum North

The Imperial War Museum North, Salford

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