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Since the events in Manchester a few weeks ago, the outpourings of love and charity for the city have been inspiring to say the least. Especially with division and hate seeming to be at an all-time high in the UK right now. Up there with the best of them is this new compilation, Manchester With Love.
Featuring over 220 tracks, from Manchester’s musical community, this album does two things – it shows the rich diversity and unity within the various Manchester scenes, plus it also shows that the great city and it’s residents will not be brought down or divided by these horrendous acts. Read the rest of this entry »


Rag N Bone Man has done a reworking of the old folk song House of the Rising Sun. Read the rest of this entry »


Some intriguing news for Aesop Rock fans this week, as he announced an upcoming album with his friend Kimya Dawson. Following on from guest appearances on each other solo albums, the pair have formed The Uncluded and will be releasing their album “Hokey Fright” on 7 May, via Rhymesayers. Read the rest of this entry »