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Monthly Archives: June 2018

Having it large: Manchester Day 2018

June 18, 2018 No Comments

I was ridiculously joyful at this year’s Manchester Day Parade.

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Photographs Smiths Salford Lads Club, Steve Wright

Review: The Smiths 1984–1986, Stephen Wright, Central Library, Manchester

June 18, 2018 No Comments

Like the contents of a can of pop, pent-up and shaken, The Smiths fizzed dramatically if briefly, upending the charts for fewer than five years, before going flat in misunderstanding and acrimony.

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Slow Cooked Lamb

Feasts from the Middle East: Slow-Cooked Shoulder of Lamb (Kataf Ghanam Meshwy)

June 18, 2018 No Comments

Tony Kitous, founder of Lebanese restaurant Comptoir Libanaisshares delicious recipes from his new cookbook Feasts from the Middle East.

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Smiths drummer Mike Joyce talks to Northern Soul at Salford Lads Club

June 13, 2018 No Comments

Archie Swift installed our oven when we came back to Manchester.

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Food Review: Blanchflower, Altrincham

June 12, 2018 No Comments

The main drag in Altrincham has changed in a big way.

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The Big I Am in rehearsal, Writer Robert Farquhar, photo by Brian Roberts

Big ideas, big jokes, big songs. Northern Soul talks to playwright Robert Farquhar about Peer Gynt

June 10, 2018 No Comments

“I hate Peer Gynt. Why should we do it?”

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Blinders

Music Review: The Blinders, Gorilla, Manchester

June 10, 2018 No Comments

If you’re on here and haven’t heard of The Blinders yet then there’s really no excuse.

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Green Lentil & Rice Salad

Feasts from the Middle East: Green Lentil & Rice Salad (Moudardara)

June 10, 2018 Comments Off on Feasts from the Middle East: Green Lentil & Rice Salad (Moudardara)

Tony Kitous, founder of Lebanese restaurant Comptoir Libanaisshares delicious recipes from his new cookbook Feasts from the Middle East.

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Courtney Barnett, Albert Hall, Nicola Jackson

Photo Gallery: Courtney Barnett and Loose Tooth, Albert Hall, Manchester

June 10, 2018 No Comments

Northern Soul photographer Nicola Jackson sees Australian singer, songwriter and musician Courtney Barnett at Manchester’s Albert Hall

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The Northern Soul World Cup Quiz

June 8, 2018 No Comments

With the World Cup Finals in Russia rapidly approaching, here’s a chance to warm up for the tournament with the Northern Soul World Cup Quiz.

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