Manchester music scene


6th June 2019 | By Matt Hartless

Parklife expected to attract 80,000 revellers to Heaton Park this weekend

Parklife Festival, the annual multi-genre music festival takes place in Heaton Park, North Manchester this weekend. The festival started as the Mad Ferret festival and was held...

Casey Birks and Matt Hartless of the Maverick 7

31st December 2018 | By Matt Hartless

12 Days of Manchester: Seven is the number of mavericks required to form a band

As we approach the dying embers of 2018, it seems pertinent to look ahead to next year and a band you probably are yet to...


13th December 2018 | By nq_admin

Murder on the dancefloor: Local club The Ruby Lounge announces its closure

If there’s one thing the UK is known for its got to be its historical music scene and rich dance heritage culture and Manchester is...


26th November 2018 | By Harry Stafford

Is the guitar going out of fashion? And what does it mean for the guitar shops of Manchester?

Manchester has always championed guitar music in all its forms, from pop to punk, baggy rave to dance to Brit pop and beyond.  In the...