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Monthly Archives: September 2014

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British Sea Power: true bearers of the flame of independent music

September 12, 2014 Comments Off on British Sea Power: true bearers of the flame of independent music

In these days when it’s hard to define exactly what constitutes ‘an independent band’ – is it the type of music they make, or the label they’re on, or their overall ethos, or what?

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Festival No.6

The Mystical and Extraordinary Festival No.6

September 12, 2014 Comments Off on The Mystical and Extraordinary Festival No.6

Karen Connolly – and likely the rest of Manchester –  spent the weekend at a sun-soaked Festival No.6 where the magical village of Portmeirion played host to an eclectic mix of entertainers.

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Cornerhouse. Photo credit Ben Page

Win Free Tickets to Cornerhouse in Manchester

September 9, 2014 Comments Off on Win Free Tickets to Cornerhouse in Manchester

WIN TWO FREE TICKETS TO A FILM OF YOUR CHOICE* AT CORNERHOUSE

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The Kite Runner

The Kite Runner soars again in Liverpool

September 9, 2014 Comments Off on The Kite Runner soars again in Liverpool

A kite doesn’t come alive until it’s licked by the wind. Only then does it make a dash for freedom, bursting towards the sky with an energy that seems to come from within.

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The Unthanks and Sam Lee

The Unthanks, Sam Lee and the First World War

September 9, 2014 Comments Off on The Unthanks, Sam Lee and the First World War

If there was one folk act guaranteed to do a First World War project it was The Unthanks. After a few false starts, they have co-created a project with fellow Mercury Prize nominee Sam Lee.

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