watch a sexy 60s suburbia music video filmed by alasdair mclellan
‘Friends in the Bubblebath’ by audiobooks is a kitchen sink drama set in the north of England.
female football fans are just as fanatic as the lads
And this zine is out to prove it.
the fashion brands defining manchester’s urban music scene
Get to know the underground scene slowly working its way back into Manchester’s contemporary youth culture -- inspiring Skepta and connecting a new wave of predominantly POC musicians in the process.
“it would take an artist to invent it” - how blackpool created one of the uk’s most exciting art scenes
Forget stripy deckchairs and sticks of rock! Blackpool is home to one of the country’s most exciting contemporary art scenes and you’re gonna wish you were here.
fifteen minutes with... rae morris
Where we ask pop music commentator Michael Cragg to ring people for fifteen minutes and no seconds. Today it’s the turn of the very good Rae Morris, Blackpool’s number two popstar and the singer behind the year’s best single, Do It.
homoelectric is manchester’s bespoke misfit paradise
Twenty years into its heritage, Manchester’s Homoelectric is enjoying a pleasing renaissance inside a three-storey Salford warehouse. Of course it is.
how nts manchester became one of the world’s most important radio stations
A hub for the local music community and a part of the country’s most diverse and global music platforms, NTS Manchester is a vital UK tastemaker.
“it’s better than any nightclub in london” - the story of hull’s legendary nightclub, spiders
Nested between a bunch of warehouses and factory units in one of east Hull’s industrialised zones, lies a club that has woven itself into the fabric of Britain’s nightlife culture. Here, we peek behind the web during its 1984-90 heyday.
brother is the male modelling agency pointing fashion's spotlight away from london
Photographer Michael Mayren’s new Manchester-based modelling agency is bringing boys from northern streets to the fashion world. As we contemplate this new breed of agency, get to know a few of the faces on Brother's books.