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Robin Richards by Chris Payne

Robin Richards talks Dutch Uncles and being Lonesome

June 22, 2015 No Comments

At the very end of December 1910, a new cinema opened in Manchester city centre at the junction of Oxford Street and Whitworth Street West.

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Fotheringay

The Return of Fotheringay

June 21, 2015 Comments Off on The Return of Fotheringay

Fotheringay were one of the great ‘coulda, shoulda’ contenders from the golden era of folk-rock.

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Penderecki

Win tickets to see Penderecki conduct the RNCM Orchestra

June 16, 2015 Comments Off on Win tickets to see Penderecki conduct the RNCM Orchestra

WIN A PAIR OF TICKETS TO SEE PENDERECKI CONDUCT THE RNCM AT BRIDGEWATER HALL

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The Slow Show

The Northern Soul Podcast: The Slow Show

June 14, 2015 Comments Off on The Northern Soul Podcast: The Slow Show

Hurrah and huzzah! It’s time for The Northern Soul Podcast.

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Guitars

What’s On in June – Music

June 3, 2015 Comments Off on What’s On in June – Music

It’s summertime (though you wouldn’t know by the weather) and this month’s music is looking fine.

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The Northern Soul Podcast: Affairs

May 25, 2015 Comments Off on The Northern Soul Podcast: Affairs

Hurrah! It’s May’s Northern Soul Podcast.

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Don McLean

Don McLean talks to Northern Soul

May 24, 2015 Comments Off on Don McLean talks to Northern Soul

American Pie and Vincent are about as far as most Don McLean interviewers get.

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Johnny Marr

Johnny Marr on Manchester, architecture and his autobiography

May 23, 2015 Comments Off on Johnny Marr on Manchester, architecture and his autobiography

Of The Smiths’ many fine attributes, there’s one which sometimes tends to get overlooked: their strong sense of place.

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Mark Knopfler

Review: An Evening with Mark Knopfler at Manchester Arena

May 22, 2015 Comments Off on Review: An Evening with Mark Knopfler at Manchester Arena

There’s no little irony in the fact that although Dire Straits are still reviled in some quarters as the very epitome of 80s enormo-dome/MTV naffness and indulgence, singer/songwriter/guitarist Mark Knopfler actually represents the polar opposite of that whole syndrome.

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Grillstock Manchester

Win tickets to Grillstock Manchester

May 21, 2015 Comments Off on Win tickets to Grillstock Manchester

WIN A PAIR OF TICKETS TO GRILLSTOCK IN MANCHESTER

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