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Huge Manchester Show Announced !!

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A spectacular line up has been announced at Manchester Arena in aid of the Manchester Memorial Found All profits will go to the charitable trust, overseen by the Lord Mayor, which will help fund a permanent memorial. We can’t deny that it’s been quite a tough year for the Mancunians however, what better way to tackle 2017 head on with more live shows! Noel Gallagher’s HFB will take the headline spot…

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Blossoms + The Coral, Castlefield Bowl

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Blossoms come of age with what will become a pivotal moment in the bands career. Tonight’s host have been on a journey, one that over the last few years seen them go from strength to strength, although the journey has been a long on, one that has seen them on a never-ending treadmill of live music. It’s a journey that has shaped them, no one can knock them for their…

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Courteeners, Charlatans, Blossoms & Cabbage, Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester

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An all-star Manchester line up take to the stage at Manchester’s Old Trafford Cricket Ground. With a sell-out 50,000 crowd, four of Manchester’s hottest bands entertain a “united city” crowd who travelled far and wide to attend the gig of the year. With recent events terror events taking place just less than 7 days before, it’s only natural that security at such an event was stepped up. With armed police,…

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Castlefield Bowl: Richard Ashcroft, Hacienda, James & Blossoms – Get Tickets

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Each year the Manchester’s Castlefield Bowl ‘Sounds of the City’ line up has got bigger and bigger and 2017 is no exception. As good as the following bands look as far as line ups go – is there one more HUGE band yet to be announced? This year we are treated to the following: Fri 30th June – Richard Ashcroft – Get Tickets Sat 1st July Hacienda Classical– Get Tickets…

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Blossoms Klub Stodola, Warsaw, Poland

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Over the past few years I’ve seen Blossoms many times, from the tiny Edgeley Labour Club “Bungalow” to headlining The Albert Hall and I was beginning to think it was time to move on until they started touring new material. However when the chance to photograph them on tour in Poland came up I couldn’t resist, which is how I came to be at an Academy sized club in an…

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Blossoms, Manchester Academy

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Well what a year for the Blossoms, selling out venues up and down the country, Two weeks at the top of the album charts already under their belts, its onwards and upwards for Stockport, s adopted Mancunians. 3,000 plus people have turned out and are in fine voice as the band take to the stage. The opener “At most a kiss”, sees the band straight in action, quickly followed by…

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Blossoms Announce UK Headline Tour

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Blossoms will play a headline UK tour this November and December including a show at London’s Shepherd’s Bush Empire and two dates at Manchester’s Albert Hall. The band are currently top of the album charts after their eponymous record debuted at number one on Friday. ‘Blossoms’ has received wide spread critical acclaim earning 4* from Mojo, The Evening Standard, The Independent and more.  The past year has seen Blossoms play…

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BREAKING: Blossoms Debut Album Is UK Number One!

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YESSSS! A massive ‘high five’ to Blossoms as their debut album hits #1 AND is the highest selling album of the year! Nice one lads and well deserved!! Blossoms’ eponymous debut album is officially number one. The past year has seen them play live to sold out venues and packed festival tents across the country, reach number 1 in the vinyl chart, perform on Later… with Jools Holland, be played…

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Blossoms To Play Special Album Launch Show in Stockport

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Blossoms To Play Special Launch Show At Stockport Plaza at Midnight on August 5th For The Bands Self Titled Debut Album Released The Same Day Blossoms will celebrate the release of their highly anticipated debut album at the Stockport Plaza. Fans who pre-order a copy of the album via the official store by midnight on Wednesday 14th July will be in with a chance of seeing Blossoms play a special home…

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Stone Roses, Manchester Etihad

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As far as relevant bands go there aren’t many, in my opinion, who are just as relevant today as they were 30 years ago! There’s always a massive buzz and sense of excitement, not just around Manchester but the entire country,  when rumours start flying  about a potential Stone Roses announcements.  Firstly, I just want to say I met some amazing people Wednesday, Friday and Saturday! Great to have met you…

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It’s A Mixed Bag & Some People Will Be Going Nuts!

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So The News Is Finally Out FOTF has been sitting on the news for a couple of days and now the line up has been announced we can all breath a sigh of relief… however!  Wednesday 15th June Blossoms Chronixx Friday 17th June The Coral Buzzcocks Saturday 18th June Paul Heaton & Jacqui Abbott Audio Web Sunday 19th June Courteeners Songhoy Blues

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KASABIAN: First Live Show of 2016

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Bridlington, one of Yorkshire’s seaside towns and buzzing with excitement as the hoards of Kasabian fans are queuing up outside in the cool sea fret, they know inside its going to get hotter than hot, and so suffering the cold in your T-shirt and shorts is a small price to pay for tonight’s sweatbox show.   Its been a while since Kasabian have played a gig, in fact this is…

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NEW MUSIC: Blossoms Announce New Album

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Blossoms Will Release Their Highly Anticipated Eponymous Debut Album On Virgin EMI “The Stockport band’s cathartic sing-alongs hark back to the region’s pop greats.” The Guardian “Mancunian pop perfection” Shortlist “Minor key moodiness with the kind of bravado not seen since the glory days of The Stone Roses and The La’s” The Times “Glittering indie pop” ­Metro 2016 is Blossoms’ year. Catapulted into the musical subconscious in January, listed fourth in the BBC Soundpoll…

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NEW MUSIC: Blossoms Announce New Album

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Blossoms Will Release Their Highly Anticipated Eponymous Debut Album On Virgin EMI   “The Stockport band’s cathartic sing-alongs hark back to the region’s pop greats.” The Guardian “Mancunian pop perfection” Shortlist “Minor key moodiness with the kind of bravado not seen since the glory days of The Stone Roses and The La’s” The Times “Glittering indie pop” ­Metro 2016 is Blossoms’ year. Catapulted into the musical subconscious in January, listed fourth in the BBC…

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Blossoms Review from Electric, Brixton, London

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Your New Favourite Band You don’t know it yet but Blossoms are going to be your new favourite band, they shine through the current dredge of pop mire like a blinding light in the fog, mixing both catchy tunes with swagger and belief in equal measure. Tonight we are at Electric in Brixton. A smallish theatre style venue which has the tiniest upstairs seating area for what looks like one…

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BBC Sound of 2016: Blossoms

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Guitar pop band Blossoms, who are hoping to become Greater Manchester’s latest musical heroes, have come fourth on the BBC Sound of 2016 list, which highlights the hottest new acts for the new year. The five members, who were all born in the same Stockport hospital, formed in 2013 and have honed their sound by rehearsing in their bassist’s granddad’s scaffolding yard. They say they are influenced by the Arctic…

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