Ani DiFranco’s New LP For June

  Imelda May’s New LP

  Grandaddy Live

  George Vjestica’s Bandante

  Laura Marling Live

  Seen & Heard Jan-March 2017

  The Swingles New LP & Shows

  Michael Schenker ‘Live’ CD/DVD

  Xylouris White 2017 World Tour

  The Pigeon Detectives New LP

  Frank Carter & the Rattlesnakes

  North Sea Jazz Festival 2017

  Grandaddy Are Back (at last)

  Martha Wainwright Live

  A Thousand Horses Live

  Rachael Yamagata Live

  Jimmy Eat World Live

  My Best Albums of 2016

  Swans Live in Manchester

  Nick Cave With Feeling

  Ben Folds & yMusic Live

  Dan Patlansky Live Blues

  Beverley Knight Live

  Ash Live in Manchester

  Meilyr Jones Live

  On The MONEY

  Ludovico Einaudi Live 2016

  Barry Adamson Live Manchester

  Jess Glynne Live 2016

  They Might Be Giants Live

  The Temperance Movement Live

  Courtney Barnett Live

  Mercury Rev Live

  Asian Dub Foundation Live

  Mew Live in Manchester

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John Lennon ‘The Wenner Tapes’

Interviewed by Jann Wenner of Rolling Stone magazine, 8 December 1970
In this material and turbulent age, where much of the music that surrounds us is over-hyped, over-played, over-sold and mediocre, I find myself wandering back to my younger days when I awaited impatiently for the next Beatles album. Then I ask myself the question: which [...]

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Rounder: 40 Great Years Of Music

ROUNDER RECORDS 40th Birthday Year Ends With 4 CD Box Set: The Rounder Story 4 CD Box set has been put together by the Rounder Collective; which covers a decade a CD and was released at the end of November

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Efterklang Interview

Rasmus Weng Karlsen
Hailing from Copenhagen, Denmark, Efterklang have been making music since 2000, blending orchestral sounds with their unique indie pop. The band are currently on tour in support of their third album ‘Magic Chairs’ and fly into Liverpool on 3rd November for their only UK show as part of Liverpool Music Week.
You’re playing Liverpool [...]

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Chickenfoot Interview

I’m sitting here with one third of Chickenfoot - Joe Satriani, Sammy Hagar and Michael Anthony - we’re missing Chad Smith who is with us in spirit…
I understood that ‘Chickenfoot’ was a working name but it seems to have stuck…
It just went so far on the Internet and got so big. We had other names [...]

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Coheed And Cambria Interview

Claudio Sanchez Talks About The Band’s Latest Album and Band Member
Coheed and Cambria’s albums are concept albums that reveal a science fiction storyline called The Amory Wars, a series of story mediums written by lead singer Claudio Sanchez. The band has released five studio albums, two live albums, and several special-edition releases. In 2008, the [...]

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Roger Waters on Amused To Death

To celebrate Roger Waters’ moving and highly relevant album AMUSED TO DEATH, we will be playing the whole album on our Shake Revelations Radio show. The following interview provides a useful background to the album.
The title of the album reminds me of Neil Postman’s book. So, was it the basic idea?
The idea ‘no’, the title [...]

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Curry & Coco Sex Is Fashion!

Remember that time in the late ’70s when punks traded in their guitars for synths, and re-configured disco as a bastard brother of garage rock? Now, to recreate the raw excitement and sonic abandon of post-punk’s wildest hour are [...]

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Flyleaf Interview

Interview with Pat and Sameer - Bassist ad Guitarist with Texan multi-platinum rockers Flyleaf.
You guys are currently enjoying global success with your new album ‘MEMENTO MORI’, and have been labelled as everything from Nu-metal to Emo. Where would you guys place yourselves?
Pat - I think it’s always kinda silly to try n place ourselves or [...]

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Delain Interview

Interview with Charlotte and Martijn, vocalist and keyboardist for Dutch symphonic metallers Delain
Rock City, Nottingham, 22nd March 2010
Currently touring for your new album APRIL RAIN, your first full project since 2006’s more collaborative LUCIDITY, but what were musical backgrounds before coming into this?
Charlotte - Several bands, and orchestras really, a lot of different metal bands…
Martijn [...]

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Katey Brooks Interview

Congratulations on your new album, PROOF OF LIFE, it’s great! When and how did your interest in music start?
Thank you! Well, music has always been a huge part of my life, ever since I was a toddler bouncing to Bruce Springsteen’s Born in the USA in my cot!! It’s always moved me; whether it’s to [...]

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Neil Cowley Trio

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Amber Arcades
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