biography_square button_minus button_plus close_artbutton exhibitionarrow_left exhibitionarrow_right follow_button home_sq-artefacetsViewArtefacts home_sq-exhibitionViewExhibitions home_sq-sqaureSupportUs home_sq-uploadUploadArtefact artist dj keyword_3 industry keyword_member magglass newburger onthisday_button profileicon randomiser_button reload_button soundcloud twitter uploadbutton zoom_in


Dear MDMA 7 Members,
I have been trying to track down a guy called KEN or KEV WHITE of who it is said "legend has it" that he has actual colour 8mm footage of the Twisted Wheel Club's scene and crowd in Braznose St and Whitworth St in their heyday.

Have any of your members got any contact numbers/e-mails etc' for me to contact him?
for a possible Play/TV doc' with Northern backing and connections.

I have tried ex dj's, ex owners of the club/s last we heard hed gone to live in Cornwall...but
hey! maybe he still has relatives here in Manchester who can help me.

All genuine replies followed up
Steve Donoghue
soul DJ listed MDM.
Artefact added : 1st June 2009
by agent OO soul
shadow Says –
I remember Ian Levine speaking about finding 8mm footage from the Wheel at the time he was publicizing the VHS version of 'The Strange World Of Northern Soul' - I may have missed it in the DVD version I bought recently, but it didn't seem to be there!
Ian has a big internet presence, of course.
Don't know if this helps!
Good Luck,
COMMENT ADDED 1st June 2009
agent OO soul Says –
Thanks Shadow, Ive got the dvd and its not on there, if you hear anything regards John White please let me know.
COMMENT ADDED 2nd June 2009
agent OO soul Says –
Anyone else reading this, if you have ANY 1960's Twisted Wheel memorabilia especially film/video footage of ques and scooters outside, members dancing, live acts on stage, the dj's anything, please let me know.thank you KTF.
COMMENT ADDED 6th June 2009
McrHistFest Says –
Hi Steve
I'd really like to speak withy ou about the Twisted Wheel film you've made and how we could screen it during Manchester Histories Festival and work with you on developing activity around the film. Could you please get in touch on
Thanks and look forward to hearing from you.
COMMENT ADDED 20th August 2012
If you'd like to leave a comment, please Login. Login