With talks about gender equality, the housing situation and new performing acts, Off The Record provided a powerful connection to the world of music this month.
#OldhamLIVE will take place on Saturday, September 9, under the Parliament Square owls with a line-up that includes a headline set from The Farm, best known for their 1990s baggy anthem Altogether No.
Charlie Boon’s parties have seen the likes of Franz Ferdinand, Maximo Park and The Enemy perform live. More recently they’ve featured Cabbage, Ryan Jarvis, Gideon Conn and Prose.
Reverend and the Makers, The Lightning Seeds and Manchester’s Clint Boon headline the Style Rocks GS
The Lightning Seeds and Reverend and the Makers and will headline the Style Rocks GS music festival in Warrington.
After a ‘horrific’ hospital birth with their first son Oscar, Inspiral Carpet’s keys player Clint Boon and his wife ditched the clinical wards for the comfort of their cosy Stockport home.
The sound of legendary Manchester band The Stone Roses is all set for Rochdale on Saturday night, with tribute set to be paid to both them and the city’s other music gods.
Sitting on the judging panel for the Manchester Pale Ale Refreshing Sounds competition, Clint is part of a nationwide search to find the best new, unsigned music acts.
‘Our finest moment’: Inspiral Carpets join forces with poet and punk muse John Cooper Clarke for upcoming album
The band have been busy recording and mixing their first studio album in 20 years with original vocalist Stephen Holt.
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The Last Party will perform for 20,000 people in Albert Square.
Darren Nicoll is raising money for Macmillan Cancer Research.