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"Death" Warms Up!
31 July 2002
Events
Sheffield Rock and Roll party "Death Goes To The Disco" pays Manchester a visit. You'll find them up to no good on Sackville Street......

Fame! You want to live forever?
29 July 2002
TV
Following the success of similar shows in Europe over the past two years, Endemol Productions and the BBC are to set up the “Fame Academy”.

Manchester To Stage MIB 4
22 July 2002
Events
Electronic music continues to thrive, reinvent itself, reinvent itself again and prove its current relevance in the local, if not national, musical climate with quirky and imaginative nights out such as Music Is Better.

New Hoggboy Album Complete
22 July 2002
Hoggboy
The most intriguing product to be exported from Sheffield since the Phil Oakey lop sided hair-do, Hoggboy, have completed the recording of their first album and the official line is that it’s “’kin ace”.

Witchwood Turns Radioactive
18 July 2002
Fi-Lo Radio
Fans of Fi-Lo Radio can expect the usual euphoria of blues hitting grunge like Son House in a scree-ridden landslide at the Ashton-Under-Lyne Witchwood on Friday, July 19th.

David R Black Shake 'n' Grind
18 July 2002
Events
David R. Black at Retro Bar. David Himelfield evidently stoned.

Pottsy Takes A Gamble?
17 July 2002
David "Pottsy" Potts, the former Monaco singer, songwriter and guitarist, will appear with his new outfit, RAM at the opening of the Printworks' Hard Rock Casino on July 18th.

Bone-Box Headline Uglyman Showcase
16 July 2002
BoneBox
Local label stalwarts Uglyman Records kick off a showcase on the 17th July at the Night and Day featuring Bone-box

Loose Cannon Out To Lunch
14 July 2002
Loose Canon
aKouStiK AnaRKhY recordings release The Loose Cannon's "Out to Lunch/This American Kid" single this week

Date With Valentine This Monday?
14 July 2002
Valentine Records
Valentine Records' first label Showcase takes place this Monday, July 15th.

Are Friends Eclectric
11 July 2002
Events
‘Eclectricity’, which takes place this Saturday (13th) provides a genre hopping all-dayer in the polished industrial landscape of Castlefield, outside Dukes 92, with the support of Key 103

Fluffy Clouds On The Road
10 July 2002
Pink Fluffy Cloud Machine
Pink Fluffy Cloud Machine have announced a couple of dates away from their Sweet Home Manchester.

In The City To Reassess State Of The Nation
09 July 2002
In The City
This year's In The City could prove the most instructive and intriguing yet, with a powerful theme closely allied to its traditional showcasing of new and unsigned bands.

Multimedia Moco Experience Continues
09 July 2002
Moco
First news of Moco's follow up to the much-lauded "Another Day No Dollars" has scorched a hole in the MM intray - details of TV/radio appearances included

All FM Gears Up For Official Launch
04 July 2002
Radio
ALL F.M. officially launches itself on 96.9FM on the 5th July.

New Barfly Dates Announced
04 July 2002
Barfly
Barfly are set to play The Roadhouse on Friday 5th July as part of the National Deaf Children’s Charity benefit concert.

Sub-culture
03 July 2002
Sub Tub
Emma Stubbs looks forward to the next instalment of legendary clubnight, Sub-tub.

Xerox Malfunction Unrepairable
03 July 2002
Cube
A new group of high ambition called Cube have formed in the wake of Xerox Malfunction's demise

This Is Music - But Is It Enough?
02 July 2002
TV
The latest addition to Granada's seminal back-catalogue of music shows commences this Wednesday (July 3rd), amidst controversy over how accurately it represents the regional music scene.

Superelectric Caught By The Fuzz
02 July 2002
Superelectric
Leeds reverie rockers Superelectric release their debut LP "Everything's Fuzzy" within the next few weeks.

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