Wayne AF Carey knocks back more big gigs to catch a bit of class from working class heroes The Rising with 'rising' Manc indie punks Stepford Wives as back up!
Stray Cats Runaway Boys Anniversary Box Set LP / CD BMG Out 27th September 2019 Stray Cats continue their 40th-anniversary celebrations with this deluxe box set release of their...
Album Review Slash Featuring Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators - Living the Dream Tour (Slash Online) DVD+2CD, Blu-ray+2 CD, 3LP Black Vinyl, limited edition 3LP Red...
Can music change the world? John Robb reports back from a unique festival rejuvenating Narva - a small city on the Estonia/Russia border - with cutting edge music, ideas and culture and driven by the inspirational team behind Tallinn Music Week.
So uncool that he’s cool - maybe David Hasselhoff is just a genuine fan of the good stuff. He’s run with the joke for years and all the time has been sneaking the good stuff into the mainstream. His latest wheeze is covering the Mary Chain classic ‘Head On’
The Melamine Division Plates - Novosibirsk Cordelia CD Out Now A new soundtrack to Jane Ek's celebrated 1964 play Novosibirsk, recorded by Experimental Surf Music band the Melamine...
The Fallen Leaves – Top Ten Influences: A book, a film, a painting, three singles and four Live LP’s…
The Fallen Leaves - Top Ten Influences: A book, a film, a painting, three 45's and four Live LP's... The Fallen Leaves, London purveyors of...
Oasis legend will be in conversation at the famous Salford Lads club In very special event
Fast paced fuzz punk armed with glorious tunes from Birmingham sees a bright future
Vile Assembly release another provocative video in support of their latest single: ’Propaganda’ released 27th September. The ‘Propaganda’ video rages against mass media and the political elite that use news stories as a form of control.
The upcoming Ladytron gig at Manchester Ritz on Sat Oct 19th has everything about it that LTW loves.
J. Warwick Sweeney: Hardy Tree A Doctor's Bible Bracketpress Out Now Memoir of pioneering addiction therapist...
LTW faves The Murder Capital have announced a new video for ‘More Is Less’ plus new European tour dates for 2020. The band’s acclaimed debut album ‘When I Have Fears’ (reviewed here on LTW) was top 20 in the UK and number 2 in Ireland and yet more evidence of the great musical era we are in the middle of.
Toxic cities are choking themselves to death – when are British cities going to sort out their transport problems?
Traffic jams that last for ever, toxic air, shit trains, broken infrastructure, and endless buses battling it out on one road...Manchester is quite literally choking itself to death.