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Indietracks Festival preview

All aboard for Indietracks 2012 with our festival preview.

Stone Roses: The Flower Show, 1985. A Recollection.

The warehouse was lit by floodlighting, so it was actually quite bright inside and there were crates dotted about.

Janice Graham Band- watch their great new single here!

Manchester band post great new video

Cud: Birmingham Digbeth Institiute – live review

Via the pulsing punk of Possession, Carl led the sweaty throng through a pleasingly kaleidoscopic set...

The Great Escape – selected highlights

best of the bands at the Great Escape

Johnny Marr hints at Smiths reformation

Smiths reform story re-emerges...

Monochrome Set : tour preview

we urge you to go to these gigs!

Stephen Street – exclusive interview

Smiths, Morrissey, Blur and many others in this amazing interview

Diana Dors – DVD review

Diana Dors 
'The Great Game' and 'Miss Tulip Stays The Night' - The Adelphi Collection DVD

Smiths to reform? and other reunion rumours…

we look at Smiths reform rumours and other Manc legends...

Morrissey explains his Norway massacre comments

Earlier this week Morrissey caused a press storm with onstage comments made about animal slaughter in the context of the Norway massacre. Whilst Morrissey...

How punk rock turned me into a vegan – by Niall McGurk

how punk rock turned me into a vegan by Niall McGurk





Neighbourhood Festival 2019 – Manchester – Review

Will Metcalfe and Nigel Carr spent most of the day in Manchester checking out some of the best the city had to offer at Neighbourhood festival

The Beatles announce reissue of all 46 singles

The Beatles will be with us for least they were good...

J. Warwick Sweeney: Hardy Tree A Doctor’s Bible – book review

J. Warwick Sweeney: Hardy Tree A Doctor's Bible Bracketpress Out Now Memoir of pioneering addiction therapist...

Throbbing Gristle announce more reissues

Throbbing Gristle announce the next phase of their reissues series with the release of Part Two: The Endless Not, TG Now and A Souvenir of Camber Sands, out on CD and limited edition vinyl on 13 December 2019.

WATCH THIS! The Murder Capital great new video for ‘More Is Less’ plus 2020 tour dates

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.