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January 16, 2017

Shaun Ryder (Black Grape) interview

The ever garrulous rapscallion on his ‘posh, middle-class’ wife and offspring, pig’s tickers, taxing issues, close encounters, the wisdom of aging, his enduring appeal and new […]
February 2, 2017

John Power (Cast) interview

After the release of Cast’s newest single, and with their headline set at the Shiiine On Weekender rapidly approaching, we spoke to lead singer John Power […]
February 6, 2017

Your life is incomplete without The Wedding Present

Over thirty years Leeds’s The Wedding Present have released nine studio albums (one in Ukrainian), been endorsed by outré doyen John Peel, worked regularly with noisenik […]
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 […]
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 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 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. […]
May 9, 2017

Listen to the best of Shiiine 2017 on Spotify

Following the announcement of our latest wave of bands set to play our Weekender event 2017, we’ve pulled together a playlist of some of our favourite […]
June 12, 2017

Shiiine on Weekender 2017 – Best of the rest playlist

We are all very familiar with hits which we will be singing along to at Shiiine this year. But what about some of the forgotten tracks, […]
June 15, 2017

Gaz Whelan (Happy Mondays) picks his top 10 A Certain Ratio tracks

One of the many highlights lined up for the weekender in November will be a rare outing by Manchester funk legends, A Certain Ratio. We asked […]