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Live shows for Liam Gallagher confirmed

A big year ahead in 2017 for Gallagher jnr as he embarks on his solo career
As night follows day it was bound to happen. The younger sibling in the Gallagher family, the lead man from Oasis has now confirmed he will be playing in front of live music fans once again with two...
20 January 2017 -
M. Wright

Part 2: Don't kill the profession or your friends

2008 - John Niven wrote acclaimed novel Kill Your Friends. Critical of an industry Niven worked, it now seems these were the halcyon days!
Getting Older Fast forward 15 years. Forgivingly the parties subsided somewhat. The networking been and done, and my weeks mainly spent with people who I had dealt with for the last 15 years. I now...
19 January 2017 -
M. Wright

Part 1: Kill the music not your friends!

2008 John Niven wrote acclaimed novel 'Kill Your Friends': critical of an industry Niven worked it now seems these were the halcyon days!
“A couple of words for all you hopefuls out there in unsigned bands: F*ck off. Seriously, your parents are right. You may as well spend your guitar-string money on lottery tickets - your chances...
19 January 2017 -
M. Wright
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