If you’ve never heard of Saytr Play before, where the hell have you been? Satyr Play are a feisty five-piece from Manchester, pioneering a pop-inspired genre different to anything else and their prodigious new single Honest Man certainly proves this. They always have had the nack to grab people’s attention and never let go, in... Continue Reading →
Cotton Clouds Festival returned to Saddleworth Cricket Club this weekend for its third year, with headline sets from The Wailers, Peter Hook & The Light, along with music from Reverend and the Makers and Tim Burgess, the weekend was always going to go down well. I began Friday evening with Saytr Play who were playing... Continue Reading →
Blackthorn Festival is a pretty small festival, held at Whitebottom Farm in Stockport. But don’t let the size of the festival fool you, over the weekend the three-stage event showcased some of the best local talent from the neighbouring city Manchester as well as bringing headliners The Pigeon Detectives and Scouting For Girls along with... Continue Reading →
The festival merges together the best of the city and countryside, the musical and cultural heritage of Manchester with good food, drink and a little bit of mud- that magical festival combination.
Every year I look forward to Dot to Dot Festival, I always find it's a great place to discover new artists, while also watching some of my favourite emerging bands. The metropolitan festival takes place over three days, one day in Manchester, one in Bristol and the last in Nottingham. Each day taking over a... Continue Reading →
Over the past few weeks it seems Manchester-based bands have really been taking over the city, more than ever before. With some of the biggest shows for some of the best growing artists, it’s been difficult to not get excited. This weekend it was Saytr Plays turn to take to their stage for their biggest... Continue Reading →