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Morrissey announces two outdoor Manchester gigs

Morrissey has just announced two consecutive outdoor gigs this July in Manchester.  The controversial star will be gracing Castlefield Bowl on July 7 & 8, in support of his latest record, Low In High School. Never one to shy away from the…

BOOK REVIEW: Going for a song by Garth Cartwright

This book, Going For A Song by Garth Cartwright,  is a comprehensive dérive through the rapidly vanishing terrain that is the British record shop. Once a staple of communities that acted as hubs, beacons, locales and sanctuaries for keen ears,…

ALBUM: Joseph Coward ‘Win Big Prizes’

Rating: If Joseph Coward’s first album (2014’s self-reflexively titled The World Famous…) addressed crises of faith, redemption and an ultimate deal with God then this follow-up raises the stakes by articulating themes of rejection, unhappy finality, new beginnings, lamentable actions…

LIVE: Morrissey – Manchester Arena, 20.08.16

In the immediate aftermath of Morrissey’s probable ‘final’ homecoming, it’s interesting to ponder just how much ‘home’ means to a man whose words and works colour the minds landscape of said propagated home for so many people. Morrissey’s relationship with…

LIVE: Wahaca’s Day Of The Dead Festival – London, 07.11.15

Celebrating death on a rainy Saturday afternoon doesn’t usually feature on people’s weekend to-do-lists… But when that includes, tacos, churros, tequila and The Horrors I’m pretty sure most would come around… Did I mention churros? Wahaca brought the vibrancy of…

AN OPEN LETTER TO: THE ‘NEW’ NME

Dear NME, There isn’t an easy way to do this, but, here goes … We went through so much together, shared so many special moments and cherished memories, through the good and the bad times you stood by me thick…

BEST OF YOUTUBE: Glastonbury

As crowds in their thousands gather round PCs and iPads for the Glastonbury ticket resale tonight (and on Sunday, more info here), sweating as if their lives depend on this one transaction, we decided to take a trip down memory lane,…

12 Of The Best Music Memoirs

Alan McGee – Creation Stories: Riots, Raves and Running a Label In an alternative universe there’s a book called The Man Who Discovered Oasis – and that title alone would be enough to ensure you handed over your money. In this reality, however,…

ALL TALK: What’s the Worst Cover Version ever?

ALL TALK is back! Bigger and better than ever and more chock-full of reckless and controversial opinionating than anywhere else on the internet! This time around our team of brilliant, fearless writers choose their worst covers ever recorded. Tell us…