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In the last 30 days the archive has grown by 152 new artefacts, 15 new members, 47 new people and places.


Joined 1st January 2008



Latest Discussion

“Abdul Forsyth & Charlie Dark missed their flight due to over zealous airport security and met 2 Scousers, who needing to get back to Liverpool went and hired a car and drove them both to Manchester in about 2 hrs. Charlie told the story on the mic and the Scousers got a cheer from the crowd - this may never have happened before in Manchester...”
11 Mar 2009
“There are certainly a number of other bands from Manchester on this, I can't be sure which apart from C.P.Lee, Tentigo, M.C. International and Snake Davies. Other notable acts in this programme include Will Gaines the American Jazz Tap Dancer and American Rag Time Pianist Dick Welstood.”
26 Oct 2007
“I beg to differ, Sorry Barney but Ryoji Ikeda was physically painful to listen to - and I do mean that literally.”
28 Sep 2007
“The man standing is Matthew Tyson - the landlords brother, The girl beside him is Ernie's eldest daughter Ivy, who now lives in Ontario - she married a Canadian soldier who was sadly killed six months after they married.”
25 Jun 2007
“The current schedule means that BotW will reopen in September 2008, We will be replacing the carpet - it sure wasn't that pleasant but it makes the sound so much better, plus it must be the coolest carpet this side of Persia. At some point we will probably sell squares of it to help fund the replacement (it's expensive weaving all those heads) - the perfect Christmas present for 2007.”
“That was nice of them, those windows had survived fom 1897 - I still have the window from the ladies although that is in several pieces now also, but the gents window must have been thrown away when your mate broke it. I would like to get reproductions made for the new venue, the originals wouldn't be allowed anyway because of fire regulations.”
“I tried it a few years, when Oasis were at their height of fame - I would have given them a gig, but its disconnected, (having said that it could have been reassigned and we don't want to confuse some poor person who has the number now.)”
“The George and Dragon Hotel as it was originally called was known as "Band on the Wall", "Band in the Wall" Band on t' Wall", "Band on Wall", so he is right in a way but different people called it slightly different names - they all meant the same thing though.”
“There is no doubt that this is Band on the Wall. This is probably one of the gigs that ACR played with Joy Division, the bands played here on Monday 4th September 1978 and Tuesday 26th September 1978.”

Bands / Artists added

Apitos 1 item
Community Charge 14 items
Edward Ii 0 items
Freedom Masses 1 item
Fuze 2 items
Loose Change 1 item
Nucleus Roots 0 items
Oduduwa 4 items
Phuturistix 2 items
Sax Assault 0 items
Snake Davis & His Alligator Shoes 2 items
The Steve Williams Band 1 item
Sundowner 3 items
Trevor Watts Drum Orchestra 0 items

DJs added

Black Lodge 11 items
Bobby Sixkiller 0 items
DJ John Stammers 1 item
Dom (Blood and Fire) 10 items
Entwine 0 items
Graham Massey 78 items
Jack To The Future 0 items
Jon K 74 items
Kath O'Toole 3 items
Kelvin Brown 73 items
Matt Thompson 12 items
Mr Finance 0 items
Nameless 0 items
Prince Tony 0 items
St Files 2 items

Places added

Bookbinders, Manchester 3 items