Tag Archives: Manchester


Everyone knows that the late Eighties / early Nineties saw the city of Manchester become the centre of the musical universe with the emergence of various Clubs, labels and of course, bands. And of course, everyone knows about the likes … Continue reading

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LOUD HORIZON likes to be among the first to tell readers of a ‘new’ or totally ‘undiscovered’ band, but of course there are going to be times when I am indeed very late to the party … and come across … Continue reading

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SPRING KING: an update.

A few days ago, I posted a few tracks by Manchester based band, SPRING KING. Since then, I have managed to glean a little more information and background: SPRING KING is indeed a new band and like all new bands … Continue reading

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SPRING KING: new band … I think.

OK  so this won’t take long! I received a rather scant and vague e-mail a short while ago simply saying that there was very limited information available, but that I may be interested in checking out this Manchester based band, … Continue reading

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Various Artists: ‘MAN CHEST HAIR.’

 Woops! What with Christmas on the way and my laptop dropping over 18,000 tracks into the ether, my attention’s been diverted …. I should have had this review posted a week or so back, as the album came out this … Continue reading

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ALLERJEN: ‘Equilibrium.’

Allerjen are four of the loudest men in Manchester. Their uncompromising brand of death-metal has been honed over a career which began in the last millennium. During the last decade, the name and personnel of the band may have changed, … Continue reading

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I’ve been hearing about these guys from a mate in Manchester for a year or so now. I guess it’s about time to share….. THE DARLINGTONS take influence from 60s folk and reggae, through to the 80s Sup Pop and … Continue reading

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