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May 4, 2017

The Divine Comedy announce dates autumn tour

After a run of sold out acclaimed shows in 2016 and early 2017 (including three London Palladium), The Divine Comedy announce new dates UK/IRELAND tour for […]
May 4, 2017

Black Grape reveal details of new album ‘Pop Voodoo’

Black Grape have announced details of their first studio album in over 20 years. The record is titled ‘Pop Voodoo’ and will be released on 7th […]
April 17, 2017

Space Monkeys set to play special 20th anniversary of ‘The Daddy Of Them All’

Space Monkeys have announced they will perform their classic debut album ‘The Daddy Of Them All’ in full from start to finish on Saturday November 4th at Manchester Academy. This one-off show will […]
April 11, 2017

Saint Etienne announce first single ‘Magpie Eyes’ from new album ‘Home Counties’

Saint Etienne have announced details of Magpie Eyes, the first single to be taken from their forthcoming album, Home Counties, released on Heavenly Recordings on Friday 2nd June. […]
March 26, 2017

Are Games The Future For Musicians?

Musicians have always shown ways of adapting to the best ways to get their sound out. Once upon a time live shows were about the only […]
March 21, 2017

The Charlatans announce new album ‘Different Days’

The Charlatans have revealed the details of their 13th album, Different Days. They’re set to release Different Days on May 26 via BMG. It was self-produced by The Charlatans in […]
March 18, 2017

Leftfield reissue ‘Leftism’ and play full album on tour

Leftfield – Neil Barnes and Paul Daley – one of electronic music’s all time greatest acts – have announced the release of ‘Leftism 22’ a reissue […]
March 17, 2017

Happy Mondays reveal 30th anniversary UK tour

Following what is set to be another epic Shiiine headline performance, Happy Mondays have announced that they’ll be heading on tour to celebrate their 30th anniversary, […]
March 16, 2017

Edgar Jones announces details of new album ‘The Song of Day and Night’

A regular mainstay of the Liverpool scene, for over 20 years, Edgar Jones returns in 2017 with a’ new record. ‘The Song of Day and Night‘ […]
March 15, 2017

Paul Draper reveals first ever solo live shows

Paul Draper – former frontman of Mansun, one of the ’90s most forward-thinking and iconic rock’n’roll bands – has announced details of his first solo live shows. Paul will […]
March 12, 2017

Shed Seven announce tour first new album 16 years

Shed Seven have announced they will be releasing their first studio album in 16 years and will embark on their biggest ever tour to coincide with the […]
February 24, 2017

I hear my needle hit the groove

Tuesday 12th June 2012. Myself and fellow Maxonian, Comrade Foster have substituted our annual Amsterdam weekender for a rare midweek appearance in the city of sin. […]
February 20, 2017

Shiiine on you crazy diamond!

It was a bizarre, comical, almost surreal introduction to the crazy world of Manchester’s finest. We first came across The Happy Mondays when we were playing […]
February 18, 2017

Rick Witter (Shed Seven) interview

Shed Seven stamped their name into the book of indie folklore during the famous 1990s Britpop era. The band are still touring today, currently with Ocean […]
February 15, 2017

The rise of The Super Furry Animals

Once Creation Records had chosen ‘If You Don’t Want Me To Destroy You’ as the next Super Furry Animals single, the band’s marketing guru John Andrews […]