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Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes: Manchester Academy 2 – live review

Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes returned to Manchester as part of his band's Modern Ruin tour. Nigel Carr reports back for Louder Than War with photographs by Melanie Smith.

Holy Matrimony: Dearly Beloved Part One – ep review

Holy Matrimony release their stunning pop/synth behemoth Dearly Beloved Part One - Nigel Carr reviews for Louder Than War

Larkins: Gorilla, Manchester – live review

Larkins: Gorilla, Manchester - It's a sell out at the band's first headlining show. Nigel Carr and Paul Husband report back for Louder Than War

The Blinders: Manchester – live review

The Blinders - "a 21st Century Experience, cementing their place as the best live band in the UK right now"

Ist Ist, Sly Antics and Jekyll: Sacred Trinity, Salford – live review

Ist ist, Sly Antics, Jekyll - Sacred Trinity Church, Salford. Nigel Carr was there to capture the event for Louder Than War with photos by Trust A Fox.

Song For A Family: Campaign For Craig Gill – Saturn 5 To Christmas No.1

The last couple of weeks have been an overwhelming sad time for the family, friends and fans of the late Inspiral Carpets drummer Craig Gill.  Gone too soon is the...

Jon Baker – Looking For The Orange One

Jon Baker was the guitarist in indie mainstays The Charlatans as they rose to success in the early 1990's. When he was with the...

The Slow Readers Club: O2 Ritz, Manchester – live review

The Slow Readers Club, Puppet Rebellion, Larkins Manchester, O2 Ritz 18th November 2016 It was a glorious home town gig for Manchester’s The Slow Readers Club on...

Clint Boon’s Set2Go: Sound Control, Manchester – live review

Clint Boon, Set2Go – Sound Control, Manchester  No Hot Ashes/Saytr Play/Ist Ist/The Blinders 6th November 2016 Clint Boon held his first Set2Go at Sound Control in Manchester...

The Wendys – From The Factory Four

Pic by Peter Walsh Jimmy Miller. Simple Minds. Seb Coe. Three people that unite but not exclusively define iconic early 90’s band The Wendys. The Wendys...

Peter Hook & the Light Performing Substance: Manchester Apollo – live review

Peter Hook & the Light Performing Substance O2 Apollo, Manchester 16th September Peter Hook and the Light packed the Apollo on Friday night performing both New Order's...

New York Tourists: Academy 3, Manchester – live review

New York Tourists Academy 3 Manchester 10th September Blackburn's New York Tourists headlined Academy 3 on Saturday night with their own brand of soulful alternative rock. Nigel Carr,...

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