Music

Bez from the Happy Monday's DJing at previous MCR Rocks event

“Will be great to see faces, old and new… See you at the front” – Bez’s Homecoming gig at the Pendlebury

Spend a night in Salford with the legendary Bez this Christmas! MCR Rocks are back again with an amazing night […]

Salford musicians bring their “Sunday Best” providing community with free acoustic music

Salford musicians bring their “Sunday Best” providing community with free acoustic music

The Eagle Inn on Collier Street, Salford is providing free acoustic music to the public via its “Sunday Best” show. […]

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“My professors would listen to my songs and they would encourage me to pursue music” – Salford Alumni James Holt talks his success since graduating

Singer/songwriter and Salford Alumni James Holt, believes his time at Salford University helped him to launch his career. James, who […]

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“We wanted to play our part” – A Salford music group have taken on the Foofighters classic ‘My Hero’ all for the Healthcare Workers Foundation

The organization Music solid has gathered people from all over including as far as Brazil to take part a cover […]

“The only local one closed down years ago” – Walkden’s only record store opens at Walkden Town Centre

“The only local one closed down years ago” – Walkden’s only record store opens at Walkden Town Centre

The owner of Walkden’s only record store says it will cater for local tastes and recommendations. Sticky Black Tarmac, launched […]

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Review: A night of live music with Trolley Productions at the Old Pint Pot

A diverse cast of musicians came together last Thursday for a celebration of independent talent hosted by Salford-based label Trolley Productions […]

“I  was no A* student music kind of captivated, gave me a passion and a purpose” – Anthem Music School is coming to MediaCityUK

“I was no A* student music kind of captivated, gave me a passion and a purpose” – Anthem Music School is coming to MediaCityUK

Anthem music school is coming to MediaCityUK on the 13th of September 2021. The family-run business run by Rachel and […]

Poster for the 2021 edition of Fat Out Fest, based in Salford.

Long overdue Fat Out Fest is back in Salford!

Fat Out are beyond excited to announce their long-awaited live return. Taking place across five spaces in Salford this Halloween […]

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“Manchester is great, but people forget; Salford is where it started” – The Welly House Band breaking the music scene in ‘the other city’

The Welly House Band is a seven-piece group from Greater Manchester who found inspiration in Salford’s musical ancestry. Although none […]

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50 years on since Graham Nash’s debut solo album ‘Songs for Beginners’

50 years ago on 28th May 1971, Salford’s Graham Nash released his folk-rock debut solo album ‘Songs for Beginners’ and […]