A free exhibition is taking place celebrating Manchester’s rock music legends from the dawn of punk to present day.
To find out more about The Refuge exhibition Suffragette City, MM caught up with Shari Denson and Julia Adamson, two of the women behind-the-scenes in Manchester’s music scene featured in the exhibition to hear about the state of the city’s music now, musical promotion in a modern age and their own self-confidence.
Manchester mayor hopeful Andy Burnham has been blasted for comments he made about the city’s music scene, ahead of a debate about the past and future of culture here.
Success from the first Hacienda classics show this weekend in Manchester could lead to more regular gigs in the near future and beyond, according to Graeme Park.
Manchester poet Mike Garry and music composer Joe Duddell, of Elbow and New Order fame, have teamed up to create St Anthony: And Ode to Anthony H Wilson, which is being released today.
Martin Hannett – ‘musical visionary… pain in the arse’: The story of the creator of the Manchester sound
The new documentary ‘He wasn’t just the 5th member of Joy Division’, will launch on May 5
Artist Stewy has been likened to Banksy
Through the lens: From old to new, Manchester’s best buildings captured by award-winning photographer
Ben Sedman yearns to snap the sights of India
MM looks back at the silver screen offerings set in Manchester
Tony, who died in 2007, is responsible for bringing Manchester to the forefront of music culture
Hacienda building designer Ben Kelly talks trailblazing, musical legacies and Manchester’s transformation
MM reporter Colin Rhodes took a trip down memory lane