Manchester Music - Manchester's first and only online Webzine and music guide
Chairs Missing - Look out for upcoming Chairs Missing events in 2002 Music Dash is who we are Soviet Union Records - The Alternative Manchester Label
  


Manchester Music - Music and art links including resources for musicians Manchester Music - Live Reviews Manchester Music - Reviews of all the latest releases that matter Manchester Music - The latest news, information and gossip Manchester Music - Venue guide, links and reviews Manchester Music - Interviews with a difference Manchester Music - Join the mailing list Manchester Music - The infamous message board, where even we take ample stick - quite unfair really Manchester Music - Check out latest promotions and offers Manchester Music - Band index with links leading to news, information and downloads Manchester Music - Local and independent radio broadcasts via the net Manchester Music - Photos links with a Manchester perspective
Click here to view the Manchester Music Chart Click here to view the Manchester Music Chart
News Archive Email The News Desk
< < Archive News Stories on Manchester Music For August, 2002

Bringing you all the News stories from deep in the archives

Great Bogs Of Fire!
26 August 2002
Events
Looks like Leeds went up in smoke again this year - but just how serious was the situation portrayed on despondent news reports this morning? Were you there? What did you see? Was it a toilet on fire? Email the newsdesk now...

Alt-Rock Hits Manchester (By Collective Agreement)
24 August 2002
Quarantined
Bored with the same old boring circuit of the same old boring Manchester bands playing to the same old complacent audience? Quarantined have the remedy - Dave Himelfield has the news - and we've got some Erase Errata MP3's you might like...

Heart Of Glaz - Monomania Return
23 August 2002
Monomania
Ricky 'Glaz' Cummings' celebrated band Monomania have finally announced live dates after a fraught 12 months. So how far have things resettled in that camp? We've been in touch with Ricky to find out about the line-up and its recording plans...

Minorplanet Launch New Website
19 August 2002
Minorplanet
Details of the new website belonging to electro-pop wizards Minorplanet

Next Palo Alto Single: The Wade Starts Here!
15 August 2002
Palo Alto
Palo Alto have announced plans for their follow-up to the 'Still' EP, plus a forthcoming live date on the 23rd

In The City Live Guide - Deadline This Friday!
15 August 2002
In The City
The deadline for inclusion in the IN THE CITY LIVE GUIDE is Friday 16th August.

Anti-Nazi Carnival To Run Despite Burnley Ban
14 August 2002
Events
For the second year running, consent for the Anti Nazi League’s festival of unity has been withdrawn by Burnley Council, but the event has survived in a new location.

This Product Single And Tour News
13 August 2002
This Product
Bury grungers This Product are currently giving the final polish to their 2-track single set for release in the next two months.

Delaney Preview LP Tracks
08 August 2002
Delaney
Chorlton funkadelic rocksters, Delaney have produced an EP confidently titled "Highlight of Your Day", with sneak online previews available now.

A Room With A Vue
06 August 2002
Belle Vue
The Belle Vue comeback reaches a head at The Basement Club under Retro Bar this week and the forecast for the evening predicts a whirlwind of rock and roll followed by the thunder of dancing feet.

'Hooker' Performs at Retro Bar - Only £3
06 August 2002
Events
Sharing the stage at the Retro Bar this Wednesday night are Cat On Form, Moonkat, Hooker and Valerie . Brought to you by 'Blame The Parents', the full story goes like this.......

Bigmouth Strikes Again
06 August 2002
Morrissey
The cult frontman of The Smiths, MORRISSEY is to play two rare live shows in LONDON in September, his first in the UK for almost three years.

Rovers Return
06 August 2002
John Squire
Mancunian rock god, John Squire to release his debut solo album, "Time Changes Everything".

A SINGLE RELEASE, A LIVE HEADLINE & THE SMALL MATTER OF WAITING FOR YOUR GCSE RESULTS
03 August 2002
Kinesis
After a successful post A-Level exam tour with Hell Is For Heroes and Biffy Clyro, Kinesis even have time to launch a new record.

SINGLE MINDED
03 August 2002
Oceansize
After their recent appearance at the Witchwood, that saw them fill out the venue and put plenty of smiles on faces, if not bleeding ears – Oceansize are putting the finishing touches to their debut single with their new label Beggars Banquet

Let The Games Begin... And Then End With A Big F**k-Off Party!
02 August 2002
Events
Coming back from a year's break GPercussion is scheduled to coincide with this year's Commonwealth Games and promises to be bigger and better than ever before

Artists Beginning With the Letter Z Artists Beginning With the Letter Y Artists Beginning With the Letter X Artists Beginning With the Letter W Artists Beginning With the Letter V Artists Beginning With the Letter U Artists Beginning With the Letter T Artists Beginning With the Letter S Artists Beginning With the Letter R Artists Beginning With the Letter Q Artists Beginning With the Letter P Artists Beginning With the Letter O Artists Beginning With the Letter N Artists Beginning With the Letter M Artists Beginning With the Letter L Artists Beginning With the Letter K Artists Beginning With the Letter J Artists Beginning With the Letter I Artists Beginning With the Letter H Artists Beginning With the Letter G Artists Beginning With the Letter F Artists Beginning With the Letter E Artists Beginning With the Letter D Artists Beginning With the Letter C Artists Beginning with the letter B Artists beginning with the letter A
Artist Directory - Find your favourite artists on Manchester Music

Word!

WE LOVE US - A MANCUNIAN ROMANCE...

WHY I DID WHAT THEY TOLD ME...

IN THE CITY - QUESTIONS & ANSWERS ...

U2 : NO TAX ON THE HORIZON ...

INDIETRACKS 2008 !...

ITC07 - A NEW CHAPTER ?...

Judge Not Lest Ye Be Judged Too - A Critique of the Critic...

Opportunism Knocks...

Square Pegs, Round Holes....

BAND AID 20 - It's Christmas record time, and there's every need to be afraid......

TALKING ABOUT MY GENERATION AND NOT PETE TOWNSEND'S...

THE KIDS KNOW WHERE IT'S AT? WHAT EXACTLY IS IN THE CITY?...

A and Arse...

Rubbish Removal...

REVIEWS FROM THE DUSTBIN IN THE SKY...

Music IS Dead* / Shit * (* delete as appropriate) ...


Yesterday/Tomorrow

OIL CITY CONFIDENTIAL: MM Goes To The Movies...

THE MANCHESTER MUSICIANS COLLECTIVE - Where maybe the past is more contemporary than the present...

THE CHAMELEONS...

The Stone Roses...

Easterhouse...