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“Sometimes I feel my whole life has been one big whirlwind.” Belinda Carlisle talks to Northern Soul

August 26, 2017 Comments Off on “Sometimes I feel my whole life has been one big whirlwind.” Belinda Carlisle talks to Northern Soul

Look away now if you don’t want to feel old: it’s been 30 years since the recording of power-pop anthem Heaven Is A Place On Earth.

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Review and Photo Gallery: Gigantic Vol. 4, Manchester Academy

June 12, 2017 Comments Off on Review and Photo Gallery: Gigantic Vol. 4, Manchester Academy

The fourth Gigantic Indie All-Dayer at Manchester Academy was an opportunity for indie kids of wildly differing ages to wallow in over eight hours of 80s and 90s nostalgia.

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Preview: GIGANTIC Indie All-Dayer, Manchester Academy

May 19, 2017 Comments Off on Preview: GIGANTIC Indie All-Dayer, Manchester Academy

Indie fans looking for a day-long dose of nostalgia are in for a treat this month when the fourth volume of the Gigantic Indie All-Dayer takes place at Manchester Academy on May 27.

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Win tickets to Gigantic Indie All Dayer Vol 3, Manchester

April 29, 2016 Comments Off on Win tickets to Gigantic Indie All Dayer Vol 3, Manchester

With its reputation as a riotous first fixture in the festival calendar and an unmissable event for the connoisseur of indie, the annual music marathon that is the Gigantic Indie All Dayer proudly returns to kick-start the season once again with an almighty bang.

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Primal Scream

December 22, 2013 Comments Off on Primal Scream

In the mid to late 90s I must’ve seen just about every indie band going, but for some unknown reason I had never managed to catch Primal Scream live.

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