Steven Taylor, who toured with Ginsberg for almost twenty years until his death in 1997, performed and spoke at Still Howling, an event which took place at The Wonder Inn.
We’re more than halfway into Festival Number 6 in the beautiful North Welsh tourist village of Portmeirion. With the end drawing close, here’s a recap of our favourite acts from day two.
Brian Gorman’s production at The Dancehouse cut through the generational differences, and portrayed the story of Curtis and Joy Division in a vivid, humorous and ultimately heart-rending fashion.
MM’s top five Manchester guitarists
New book gives Joy Division fans Closer look at Unknown Pleasures from Their One and Only Tour in Europe
Joy Division’s Their One and Only Tour has been compiled by Netherlands designer Marc Tilli into a book with never before seen pictures and back stories.
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
‘Music brought solidarity’: DJ Dave Haslam believes Gig at the Rig ‘re-energised’ Barton Moss anti-fracking protesters
Legendary Manchester Hacienda DJ spearheaded gig at Barton Moss in support of the anti-fracking protests
Handsome devils: Photography exhibition pays homage to Manchester legends Ian Curtis, Morrissey and more
Exhibition runs from January 24 to February 22
MM looks back at the silver screen offerings set in Manchester
It’s got to go! Defiant seller of Joy Division frontman Ian Curtis’ kitchen table relists item despite criticism
Ian Curtis’ family criticised the selling of the table as ‘distasteful’
The bidding still has five days left