Tag: music

Sam Davies (left) and frontman Jake Vickers (right). Image credit - Alyx Ashton

“A rite of passage for Manchester based artists” – The Zangwills’ Sam Davies explains what the closure of two iconic venues will mean for future artists.

Sam Davies (left) and frontman Jake Vickers (right), The Zangwills. Image credit – Alyx Ashton Some would argue that Salford […]

Left to right: Scott, Louie, Ant and Josh.

INTERVIEW: The Velvet Shakes on keeping creative in quarantine

With the current pandemic changing the dynamic of everyday life for a lot of people, musicians and creatives are finding […]

Peter Hook and The Light at Manchester Albert Hall in 2018.
Image by Jody Hartley

Peter Hook and The Light reschedule tour dates which were set to remember the life of Ian Curtis

Peter Hook and The Light at Manchester Albert Hall in 2018. Image credit: Jody Hartley Peter Hook, Salford born bassist […]

The Lowry Theatre. (c) Madeline Royle

Literature festival Words Weekend called off over coronavirus fears

Words Weekend due to take place at The Lowry this month has been called off due to coronavirus fears. Organisers […]

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Seven Bro7hers open mic night for new performers

Salford brewery Seven Bro7hers has started hosting an open mic night at their Weaste taproom. The evening runs every third […]