Review: Girlpool and Quarterbacks @ The Deaf Institute – Manchester

The atmosphere in The Deaf Institute tonight is positively fizzing with an effervescent spirit as the predominantly young audience await the arrival of Los Angeles duo Girlpool. Still several days away from Fresher's week for most universities, the venue is located right in the heart of the student quarter of

Concert Review: Howler @ The Deaf Institute


Arriving an hour before doors open in the desperate hope of there being a queue for Minneapolis four piece Howler, I am left somewhat disappointed. Having seen the band just two days before at Birmingham Institute Temple with a questionably disinterested crowd, passions for the band set to “do the

You’ve GOT to Hear This: “Scenester”

Ever since Adam Darby sent me a sneak preview of The Nankeens next single Scenester I've not been able to stop listening to it. It may only have been a rough demo, with the master yet to be cut, but it was pretty clear from the off what a great

The Nankeens // Prize Pack

Salford's "epic indie" quartet The Nankeens are teaming up with AMBY for a  marvelous giveaway. You can win a limited edition CD of the new single ‎Scenester‬, a Nankeens t-shirt, and a pair of tickets for the single launch at The Deaf Institute on September the 21st! To enter the giveaway,