Tag: New York

Mark Mulligan, David Byrne & Dave Haslam

Hedd To Head

Belated review of Plug In, Tune Out with David Byrne, Mark Mulligan and Dave Haslam: Does music matter less in the current era? Royal Northern College Of Music,…

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Lord Horror

Currently selling on Ebay for £400 is a hardback first edition of Lord Horror, published by Manchester independent publishing house Savoy in 1989. Another copy is priced at…

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The Nile Rodgers Experience!

On 11th and 12th November 2011, Nile Rodgers (of Chic) was in Manchester, appearing at two very different events. The first was an interview with Dave Haslam at…

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Lowry / warhoL

Laurence Stephen Lowry (1887 – 1976) Andrew Warhola Jr. (1928 – 1987) I haven’t visited the galleries at The Lowry before, so I viewed the Warhol & The…

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Nicked from New York

Includes Text from ‘The New York Dolls’ by Morrissey (1981) Manchester & New York are very different cities but they have certain striking similarities: nineteenth-century architecture and infra-structure;…

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Bowie Boys, Pips Nightclub

Concerning ‘Manchester Slingback’ by Nicholas Blincoe (1998) and Pips Night Club Manchester Slingback is a book about a group of gay and bisexual boys sharing a flat in…