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Stereophonics Release New Album on Parlophone Records

Twenty years after their debut (‘Word Gets Around’) and six No.1 albums later, Stereophonics are set to release their new album ‘Scream Above The Sounds’ on November 3rd 2017 on Parlophone Records. Their tenth studio album, ‘Scream Above The Sounds’ follows ‘Keep The Village Alive,’ which went straight to No.1 ...

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Heather Small Announces UK Tour Coming to Manchester

Heather Small, born 20th January 1965, grew up on a West London council estate. From going to Sunday school and attending the ‘Good News Club’, religion and faith became an important aspect of Heather’s life. Growing up in 70’s Britain and not wanting to be stereotyped or treated differently, Heather ...

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Manchester Post-Punks Cabbage Embark on a UK Tour

  Manchester post-punks Cabbage are embarking on a UK tour in support of their new four track EP ‘Uber Capitalist Death Trade’ on James Skelly’s Skeleton Key Records. The band explicit five-piece will be calling at Picturedrome, Holmfirth on September 27th.  With a collective desire to express themselves creatively, artistically, and in a semi rebellious ...

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Briers: Floral is the New Black

2017 is proving to be a season in full bloom – not just in the flower bed, but on fabrics, furnishings and even fabric-feel rubber wellington boots. Briers, the award-winning gardening lifestyle brand behind four new collections, explains why this year’s floral trend is a must-have for greenfingered gardeners.  With catwalks showcasing the Spring/Summer ...

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What’s on at Manchester Academy?

A classic guitar pop group almost a decade in the making the New Mexico outfit are still penning emotional and creative classics. The line up has been decanted somewhat since emerging as a cult favourite in the early 00s. Now at its essence, a solo project for principle songwriter James Mercer, The ...

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Yusuf / Cat Stevens Return With The Laughing Apple

  Yusuf / Cat Stevens, one of the most influential singer-songwriters of all time, will release his highly anticipated new album, The Laughing Apple, on September 15 under his Cat-O-Log Records logo exclusively through Decca Records, the same label that launched his career 50 years ago. Yusuf / Cat Stevens, one of the most influential singer-songwriters of all time, ...

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Wildwood Kin New Single ‘Taking A Hold’ releases in August

Following revered sets at Glastonbury Festival this summer, acclaimed indie alt folk band Wildwood Kin have announced their new single ‘Taking A Hold’, impacting 25th August. The band are set to release their much-anticipated debut album ‘Turning Tides’ on August 18th. A live favourite and the second to be taken from the album, ‘Taking A Hold’ exhibits the ...

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Manchester Grows Green to Make a Healthy Environment

Manchester is set to lead a new European Commission-funded project to help cities create high-quality green spaces at the heart of local communities. Grow Green is a five-year project which will demonstrate how ‘greening’ can help cities to manage the risks of climate change, improve health outcomes and ensure protection ...

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