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madchester

A form of rock music performed by British musicians from the city of Manchester in the late 1980s and early 1990s. Characterized by a fusion of house music dance rhythms and pop melodies.
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Famous for hits including Fools Gold, I Am The Resurrection and I Wanna Be Adored, that are as recognisable now as were the heyday of Madchester and the Hacienda, The Stone Roses played a pivotal role in the history of the UK's indie music scene.
Madchester at The Liquid Rooms in Edinburgh has The View and The Fratellis doing a DJ set.
At the height of the Madchester phase, acid house was massively popular throughout the city.
HAPPY Monday's star Bez is coming to Teesside to play a Madchester DJ set this weekend.
Six days later, The Empire will host a Madchester Night with popular tribute acts Happy Mondaze and the Clone Roses will provide the music for the evening.
This Is England '90 C4, 9pm Shaun, Woody, Lol, Gadget, Kelly, Harvey and Smell are back in the era of Gazza, John Major, and Madchester - but it's not sentimental.
He was briefly involved in the Madchester scene when he supported The Happy Mondays, who named a track on one of their albums after him.
He is versatile despite his physicality, which makes him a grade-A movie star" Actress Scarlett Johansson in raptures over her Avengers co-start Chris Hemsworth "An early-Nineties Madchester drug dealer's coat" The Guardian's description of Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis's jacket "Half a church, half a museum , half a school" Prime Minister David Cameron on Parliament "It's very nice to be here.
This cartoonish alter-ego became ensconced in the Madchester music scene, made regular appearances on television and remained a cult favourite on the music and comedy scenes until Sievey's death in June 2010.
Jagwar Ma: They're an Australian trio who are described as 'Madchester revivalists', Madchester being the genre of music made popular by Manchester based bands of the 1980s and 1990s - New Order, Happy Mondays, Stone Roses, Charlatans and others.
Tel: 029 2039 6576 Tom Hingley Clwb Ifor Bach, Cardiff, 8pm Tickets: PS8 Solo acoustic show from musician best known as the lead vocalist of Madchester legends Inspiral Carpets.
Depending on your tolerance for Madchester nostalgia and inarticulate teenage hooligans, there is a lot here to enjoy.