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Nine to see at Manchester’s Dot to Dot Festival

One of the granddaddies of the town festival format is the magnificent Dot to Dot with a long weekend of fun in Manchester, Bristol and Nottingham. I always regret that I’ve not organised my days to follow the D2D carnival right around the country but once again I’m going to have to content myself with […]

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The Zangwills // The Horrors of Sobriety

I know I over think things but when I spot a band name like The Zangwills, I can’t help but wonder about it. Is it some kind of urban slang that has passed an oldster like me by? Is it a tribute to Israel Zangwill the 19th century author who wrote about ghetto poverty and […]