Last weekend we donned our best Lederhosen for Oktoberfest! It’s swiftly becoming a Manchester tradition. The best beer Munich had to offer did battle with some of Manchester’s own craft brewers in what was a wild and messy weekend. Here’s five of our favourite shots from the festival to take you back there… #5   … Continued

MANCHESTER v MUNICH – OKTOBERFEST ALBERT HALL Beer lovers rejoice! Manchester and Bavarian breweries are going head to head this weekend. Oktoberfest Albert Hall prides itself in being one of the only places to serve the official Oktobefest beers. This year Manchester breweries are joining the festival line up on . The cream of Manchester v … Continued

We had the wonderful Passenger floating mellifluous music around the hall recently. The subtle charm of what felt like a serenely intimate gig. Here's five of the best shot to remember the night with...

Just like in Munich, Oktoberfestival Albert Hall will serve the best limited–edition beers from the official festival and this year they will be going up against the best of Manchester breweries who will be serving their own limited–edition creations. We stopped by our friends at 7Brothers to find out their story and what’s in store for … Continued

Wow! Last weekend was absolute mayhem with Death Grips giving us a sonic assault on the ear drums and leaving the venue in a haze of sweat. One of the best we’ve ever had.  Here’s five of the best shots to relive the memories…   #5   #4   #3     #2     … Continued

What an amazing confetti fuelled night of fun we had at Glitterbox on Sunday...

John Grant recently shared a video for the first single and title track of his new album, ‘Love Is Magic’. Have a watch below. Directed by Fanny Hoetzeneder, the canine–friendly clip is a snapshot of unconditional love, sountracked by Grant’s epic electro–march.  Even when the Michigan-born man released his debut solo album Queen Of Denmark in 2010, Grant … Continued

We take a look at the career of Stephen Malkmus through five songs...  

What a week it’s been, and we know, it’s only Monday! Already we’ve revealed that the UK’s most exciting disco party and one of the most legendary Britpop acts, will be coming our way later in the year.

Festival Organisers have confirmed the festival will return bigger and ‘beerier’ than ever for a second year to establish ‘Oktoberfest – Albert Hall’ as one of the key dates in the Manchester calendar.