In Pictures: Abstract Orchestra, Joker Starr & Micall Parknsun in Manchester by Akse

It was a pleasure to hook back up with Abstract Orchestra this month at Band On The Wall in Manchester. Joker Starr and Micall Parknsun were on vocal duties as

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Manchester: Brother Ali hits Band On The Wall in March

Keep in mind that I’m an artist. And I’m sensitive about my shit. One of the standout artists of our generation, Brother Ali’s most recent album is All The Beauty

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Manchester Live Music: July 2018 / Oddisee, Children Of Zeus, Bilal, Quantic, Gizelle Smith, Amadou & Mariam

Mon 2 Jul / Oddisee and Moonchild @ Academy Tue 3 Jul / Lauren Housley @ Night & Day Tue 3 Jul / T-Pain @ The Ritz Wed 4 Jul

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Playlist: 30/70 Collective & Allysha Joy hit Manchester 16 June 2018

Next week sees Melbourne’s electric jazz soul crew 30/70 Collective hit Manchester’s Soup Kitchen, double headlining with prolific producer Werkha (read my 2014 Now Then interview with him here). BUY

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Manchester / Gizelle Smith hits Band On The Wall 10 July 2018

One of our oldest friends returns to Manchester in July to celebrate the release of her second album, Ruthless Day, on Jalapeño Records. Gizelle always pours her heart out on

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Fri 22 Dec / Inner City Waves ft Truce, Shoa, Jermaine Peterson, Konny Kon

The fifth showcase from Band On The Wall bringing fresh new talent to the stage (and Konny, who’s knocking on a bit). Read an interview with Truce (of Cul De

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Manchester / Inner City Waves with Chris Amor, Karmic Evolution, rosebud and KJ Topp

Hip hop bookings at Band On The Wall have been minimal to say the least over the last few months as the venue changes focus on its bookings, yet they

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Waajeed x Mr Scruff in Manchester this weekend

Scruff’s monthly Keep It Unreal night sees a visit from Detroit don Waajeed this Saturday night, down at Band On The Wall. Waajeed’s latest EP is out on his own

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Live / RAY BLK @ Band On The Wall, 3 Dec 2017

Fresh off the back of gorgeous new single Doing Me, BBC Music Sound of 2017 winner RAY BLK arrives in Manchester at the beginning of December. BUY TICKETS from 10am

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New Music: STUFF. / fulina

A gorgeous and sublime new track (premiered at Clash) from Ghent’s STUFF, who are due back in the UK soon on the back of new LP o͏l͏d ͏d͏r͏e͏a͏m͏s ͏n͏e͏w ͏p͏l͏a͏n͏e͏t͏s, out

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J Chambers: Black Friday acoustic session for Band On The Wall

One of Manchester’s brightest new talents in a nice acoustic session for BOTW, with a track from the forthcoming Merchant Of Manny EP. His EP launch is upcoming, Friday 8

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Hiatus Kaiyote x Anderson.Paak x Taylor McFerrin + Manchester Ritz show

Hiatus Kaiyote are dropping a new EP this Friday 15 April ahead of their upcoming shows. Entitled Recalibrations Vol 1, it will contain remixes of songs from their most recent

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Manchester: Akua Naru & SNO @ Band On The Wall, 5 April 2016

Following a great reception and performance last year at the venue, Akua Naru returns to Manchester’s Band On The Wall this Tueday. DJ warm up comes from one of the

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Interview: Smif-N-Wessun x Band On The Wall

Band On The Wall have been kind enough to share this interview with Tek and Steele ahead of their 24 March gig at the venue. The place is showing some dedication

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Manchester // STUFF. play Band On The Wall 18 Feb 2016

This Belgian 5-piece are hitting Band On The Wall on the 18th Feb. Lending a unique live twist to beat scene aesthetics, their music is genuinely exciting and forward thinking.

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Manchester // Oh Bacchanal! Doctor C, DJ Candja, Faro: Sat 13 Feb

BUY TICKETS Oh Bacchanal! is pure carnival vibes, and is one of Manchester’s most exciting new nights. Joining them on this event will be Manc basement selector Doctor C, joined

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Groovement Podcast: Chali 2na Promo Mix // Agent J

A promo mix ahead of Chali 2na visiting the UK with The Funk Hunters. I’ll be spinning at the Manchester date this coming weekend. Agent J: 2na Fish {Jan 2016}

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