Monthly Archives: June 2014
The Eagles’ Don Henley infamously proclaimed “we’ll play together again when Hell freezes over” after the biggest-selling American band of the 70s fell apart in 1980 amid legendary bad behaviour, recriminations, and backstage punch-ups.Read the full story..
A couple of years ago I saw a terrific version of this emotive Alan Plater play-with-music produced by Newcastle-based Northern Stage which I thought could well be unsurpassable.Read the full story..
Win FREE tickets to Grillstock this weekend – a celebration of meat, music and mayhem!Read the full story..
Marco Pantani, perhaps the most flamboyant and popular road race cyclist of his era, won both the Giro d’Italia and the Tour de France in 1998, a double that few cyclists have achieved and none since.Read the full story..
For anyone who has spent time clubbing in Manchester, the club night Tangled has achieved almost mythic proportions.Read the full story..
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Last night, we attended our first live literature post-pandemic. It was such a joy to see @jennashworth and @kyliesaysrelax in conversation with @NaomiBooth at @BlackwellsMcr. pic.twitter.com/1jQNilKRW7
"What a bloody band they are. Intense, powerful, hook-laden and tight." Northern Soul's Phil Pearson sees Fontaines D.C. at Manchester Academy. northernsoul.me.uk/music-revi… @fontainesdublin @philpearson_ink @MancAcademy pic.twitter.com/A7GVPUXKMQ
"If you spent the 1980s fox hunting, driving your VW Golf around Sloane Square and wintering in Courchevel, you might think this Road is an exaggerated fiction." Review: Road, Northern Stage, Newcastle upon Tyne northernsoul.me.uk/review-roa… ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ @cpetchwriting @northernstage pic.twitter.com/OpNs3JtMm5