Manchester District Music Archive
is a user-led online archive established to celebrate Greater Manchester music and its social history.

We are a not-for-profit organisation run by volunteers.

Est. 2003


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ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY

28th August 1977FANZINE
The Electric Circus – martincatawba
28th August 1981PRESS ARTICLE
Devilles – Tony/Longfella
28th August 1982PRESS ARTICLE
D-notes – shivadescending
28th August 1986FLYER
Man From Delmonte / The Boardwalk – dubwise-er
28th August 1997TICKET
Polly's Overload / The Star And Garter – chris
28th August 1998PRESS ARTICLE
Drift / Night And Day Cafe – kluncklick
28th August 1999BACKSTAGE PASS
Happy Mondays, Rowetta – Rowetta
28th August 2005FLYER
Elliot Eastwick, Danny Webb, Marc Rowlands, Steve Perry, Kev Maguire, Gardensticks DJs / Rampant Lion – Abigail
28th August 2010POSTER
David Hoyle (formerly The Divine David), Gerry Potter-Poet / Kraak Gallery – Abigail
28th August 2013PHOTOGRAPH
Monkeys In Love / King's Arms – Bobeccles


EXHIBITIONS

City Fun - The Hidden History of Manchester's Post-Punk Fanzines
Moss Side Stories - the Hidden History of Moss Side and Hulme Club Culture
Queer Noise - The Hidden History of Manchester's Gay Music Culture