As the groovy people of Manchester get ready to disco dance the night away to the sounds of the 1970s this Saturday night, we grabbed a quick transatlantic Skype with the big daddy himself, Mr Brutus Gold, to get an insight into the world of a self-proclaimed 70’s styled Puerto Rican Love God. He certainly … Continued

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Known for Disco anthem ‘I Want To Thankyou’, sampled by everyone from Theo Parish to Kanye West,  R&B/ Soul singer Alicia Myers makes a long overdue return to Manchester this November for La Discotheque’s  3rd birthday. Nearly 40 years since her hit single release, we speak to the Disco songstress about growing up with music, … Continued

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Belle & Sebastian are one of the most cherished and celebrated UK acts of recent decades. They have released 11 critically acclaimed albums including the epoch defining Tigermilk, If You’re Feeling Sinister and The Boy With The Arab Strap and many classic EPs and singles, including most recently the How To Solve Our Human Problems trilogy. They’ll be playing live at … Continued

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Lock up your daughters, lock up your mothers, lock up your self-tan spray and lock up your cheap cologne for the return of Brutus Gold and his Love Train which steams into Albert Hall for a night thick and heavy with 1970s grooves. Self-identifying as Puerto Rican’s Love God, Brutus Gold has spent the past … Continued

As the gods of drone-metal get ready to hit the road, and our stage, we take a look at their latest album, 'Life Metal'.