I’m looking at the phrase ‘Sleater Kinney’ written in an understated font on a drumhead from the front row of the Manchester Academy, and reflecting that at one point in the career of this riot grrrl behemoth, I would not have been allowed into the room.
MM are blown away by the simple power of a drum and guitar as Eddie & The Hot Rods then Stiff Little Fingers bring their powerful punk rock to Manchester Academy.
A Manchester lad who helped changed the face of music forever, Pete Shelley will go down in the annals of history for his contribution to punk.
‘I’ve had people laughing, crying, even making sandwiches for me’: Sex Pistols’ Glen Matlock praises ‘fantastic’ Manchester
He’s still got it – original Sex Pistols’ bass guitarist, Glen Matlock, provided an engaging performance at The Deaf Institute to conclude his UK Winter Tour.
‘Gentlemen, I’m here!’: Punk legend Captain Sensible talks Marc Bolan and Tony Wilson ahead of Manchester gig
It turns out you can soften up The Damned’s notorious Captain Sensible before an interview with the mere mention of a drunken Dad, pizza and a pub as the Jack Tars prepare to play at Manchester Club Academy on December 3.