Article Main Picture Associates
John Clarkson speaks to Associates' keyboardist and guitarist Alan Rankine about the re-release in double CD editions of their first three albums, 'The Affectionate Punch', 'Fourth Drawer Down' and 'Sulk', and their late vocalist Billy MacKenzie
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Live Reviews
Article Main Picture Patrick Wolf: Deaf Institute, Manchester, 10/5/2016
Harry Sherriff watches Patrick Wolf play an unusual but compelling set at the Deaf Institute in Manchester

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Article Main Picture Manic Street Preachers: Everything Must Go
In our 'Re:View' section, in which we look back at albums from the past, Mary O'Meara wanders back through the years to examine why the Manic Street Preachers' 'Everything Must Go', which is about to be re-released, is such a monumental and life-affirming record

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In 'Ten Songs That Made Me Love...', Anthony Dhanendran writes of his favourite songs by Prince


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Website of the Month
Article Main Picture Website of the Month: 20 Albums
Our Website of the Month is '20 Albums', a new website that helps music fans to discover new music from lists they have created of their twenty favourite albums

Editorial by John Clarkson

Hello and welcome to the May edition of the Pennyblackmusic Magazine. For many of our writers Prince was an enormous influence. In this edition we are paying tribute to him with three

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Man Made: Interview
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Review Comments
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Bob Bradshaw: Whatever You Wanted
Hattie Briggs: Turn On the Lights
Steve Ellis: Best of Days
Orphan Boy: Coastal Tones

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