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ZUZU PLAYS MANCHESTER’S DEAF INSTITUTE
Not far from home, the up-and-coming Scouser welcomes a loving crowd.
ASHNIKKO RANSACKS A SUNDAY NIGHT IN SCOTLAND
Ash holds the Glasgow crowd in a headlock on the last night of Demidevil tour.
SAM FENDER FILLS OUT NEWCASTLE ARENA
With stories of the stuck youth, Sam’s words resonate with his home crowd.
HALFNOISE RETURNS TO NEW YORK CITY
On one of a three-date tour to support the new album, these musicians really shine.
RINA SAWAYAMA: LIVE IN GLASGOW
There’s raising the bar, and there’s snapping it in half - Rina does the latter.
LAURA MARLING: LIVE IN MANCHESTER
Laura upholds the solace of the grand, Grade II listed Manchester chapel.
THAEMON: A MIND-MELTING A/V COMPILATION
An EP that softens electronic genre boundaries and shines a light on Euro-drone.
WHY YOU NEED TO LISTEN TO WICKED THINGS BY VENUS
The Leeds riot grrls blow the proverbial roof off with their debut EP.
Y NOT AT HOME: THE FESTIVAL TURNED VIRTUAL
The Derbyshire festival has a more remote approach this year, but keeps the spirit alive. We speak to musician Lauran Hibberd about the change.
THE MOON & ANTARCTICA (2000) - RETROVIEW
Mary looks back at Modest Mouse’s third album on its 20th anniversary.
LIVE MUSIC IN VIRTUAL REALITY: MELODYVR BRINGS CONCERTS HOME
With live music currently a distant memory, MelodyVR helps to rejuvenate the experience from the comfort of our sofas.
PROTESTING IN A PANDEMIC: THE BLM MOVEMENT AND POLICE BRUTALITY
All the history, media and links you need.