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When Life Gives You Lemon, You Speculate ‘The Stone Roses 2016’

When Life Gives You Lemon, You Speculate ‘The Stone Roses 2016’

I wish I was in Manchester. Unfortunately I am not. Here somewhere around South East Asia, only speculation can be made, without seeing myself how does mysterious appearance of lemon posters around Manchester look like. Some tried to connect the dots, even claimed secret hint from unnamed Etihad Stadium official that said there will be […]

8 Britpop Albums of 2014 That You Should Listen To

Now it’s the end of year again, time to review some albums released in 2014 from our beloved so-called Britpop scene. This year’s release activity is not as heavy as 2013, though there are some new singles thrown to the floor such as by Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds and The Charlatans, which may indicates […]

The Charlatans is Moving On! Listen to New Single “Talking In Tones”

“We all got in and wrote it together. We sat and faced each other and looked each other in the eye” said the band’s frontman Tim Burgess about how Jon Brooke’s death affected their creative process on the new song. As one of the most consistently productive act from Madchester scene, with 11 studio albums […]

Inspiral Carpets band shot

Friday Flashback: “Dragging Me Down” by Inspiral Carpets

For today’s flashback tune, we travel back to a scene in 1992 filled with baggy pants and psychedelic revival. If you’re not up on your classics, “Dragging Me Down” is from Manchester band Inspiral Carpets who are said to have been an inspiration for Noel Gallagher, who used to work for the band before the formation of Oasis. Dig the […]

The Stone Roses Third Album in 2015: Another Great Expectation?

Another speculation of The Stone Roses’ new material has been surfacing again early this evening. It was Mani’s interview with Gigslutz that started the news; “2015 man, 2015” said the bassist answering the possibility of their third album. Previously the rumors of The Stone Roses new material surfaced after a picture of their pre-Heaton Park […]

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