❉ A neat, often illuminating collection of Manchester songs from every big modern era and scene, writes Andy Murray.
❉ The Jam had it all and walked away at their peak. Lucky for us that they did!
❉ We Are Cult’s Eoghan Lyng chats with one of rock’s most prolific record producers about his work with XTC, Magazine, PiL and more.
❉ Simon Brett chats with ‘Funky Si’ about his life in music and of course, his relationship with the late Mark E. Smith.
❉ Arthur Lee’s psychedelic masterpiece stands the test of time, writes Eoghan Lyng.
❉ Looking back on a classic album that recently celebrated its 30th birthday.
❉ “It’s Friday, it’s still number one… it’s Top of the Pops!”
❉ Simon Wolstencroft’s memoirs are a Who’s Who of the Manchester indie scene and the stuff Rock n Roll dreams are made of.
❉ Something furry this way comes, as SFA take Fuzzy Logic and Radiator on the road. Jon Arnold and Martin Ruddock lap it up.