Tag: Manchester music

Jul 17
Manchester mourns the loss of two iconic music venues – is this the end for them?

It was announced yesterday that two of Manchester’s most loved music venues would be…

Jul 13
Manchester Arena marks 25th anniversary with virtual gig for charity

Manchester Arena is one of the busiest venues in the world and the largest indoor…

May 25
Salford Music Festival goes online with a special showcase of Salfordian legends

This weekend’s special ‘lockdown’ edition of the Salford Music Festival features local…

May 15
Special live stream will commemorate death of Ian Curtis and raise funds for local mental health charity

Dave Haslam pays tribute to the life and legacy of the late Joy Division frontman in…

Mar 30
New Manchester entertainment channel to livestream free DJ sets, music and performances every night

A new entertainment channel is launching in Manchester later this week, hosting free…

Mar 25
Paul Heaton and Jacqui Abbott announce free concert for NHS workers

Paul Heaton and Jacqui Abbott have announced they will play a free concert for UK NHS…

Mar 24
Tim Burgess hosts Twitter listening parties with members of Oasis, Blur and more

As the nation wakes up in lockdown this morning, it seems the dawn of a new internet…

Mar 23
This Manchester singer has launched an online virtual choir to help people stay connected

Dan McDwyer, the musical director of Northern Voices at The Royal Northern College of…

Mar 17
Manchester music venue Jimmy’s to live-stream coronavirus ‘isolation’ gigs to lift our spirits

As events and live concerts are being cancelled across the country, one Manchester…

Mar 13
Tributes pour in for “Mancunian legend” DJ Pete Mitchell following news that he has died aged 61

Tributes have been pouring in on social media following the news that Manchester DJ…

Mar 11
The sounds that shaped over a decade of underground clubbing in Manchester

Dancehall, afro bashment, UK funky, old school garage, soca, bassline, funk, soul, and…