The Northern Quota

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There Is A Light That Never Goes Out, Manchester Central Library, Photo Exhibition, Music
30th Oct
Manchester’s Central Library is currently home to a photography exhibition celebrating the city’s rich music heritage. There is a Light That...
victors band
30th Oct
Victors are a four-piece alternative pop band from Leeds who set up in 2015.  Their music has already exploded within Leeds when they got...
Night and Day Cafe, Oldham Street, Northern Quarter
17th Oct
Fans of the Northern Quarter’s iconic Night and Day Café are saddened to hear that its founder Jan Oldenburg died at the age of 71 over the...
Jess Glynne at the Albert Hall
3rd Oct
‘All I am' singer Jess Glynne performed an intimate set for more1,000 lucky fans at Manchester's Albert Hall.  The free show saw her perform...
Foundations Festival logo
1st Oct
Student volunteers are being invited to get involved with this year's Foundations Festival. Emily Oldfield, the co-curator of the festival, is...
Tom Edwards - Bass player of Dirty Laces
8th Mar
Manchester is a city famed for its illustrious musical past. Oldham street in the heart of the Northern Quarter is literally paved with recognition...
3rd Dec
A young man from Manchester is channelling his passion for music and helping others by organising a Music for Mental Health charity night. Liam...
14th Nov
The War on Drugs have visited Manchester so many times over the past nine years that they apparently now have their own favourite café where they...
Deadbolt Festival poster
5th Jun
Deadbolt Festival is making a return to its hometown of Manchester this autumn. The pop-punk, metalcore, hardcore and rock event will take place on...
SmallSteps Festival poster
8th May
A new arts and music festival is debuting in Mancehster later this week. Predominantly an arts activism festival, Small Steps will be showcasing the...


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