Category: Music

Martin Fry & ABC Quiz

How well do you know Manchester music of the 1980s, particularly Martin Fry and his group ABC? Why not test your knowledge of the 80s in our weekly nostalgia quiz and compare your score with friends? It could be just the tonic for the latest lockdown.

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Rolling Stones ’64

Welcome to Then and Now, where each week we compare images of Manchester streets, landmarks, buildings and events from bygone days with today. This week we focus more on people rather than landmarks – although the band that visited Manchester in January 1964 are probably now regarded as a national institution.

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Wigan Music Quiz

Popular music has always struck a vibrant chord in Wigan, stretching from George Formby right through to 90s rock group The Verve. How well do you remember the Wigan musical phenomenon? Why not test your knowledge in our quiz?

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Freddie and the Dreamers Quiz

Freddie and the Dreamers were one of the few groups that crossed the gap between Manchester Beat and Merseybeat in the 1960s, but how well do you remember them Why not test your knowledge in our weekly nostalgia quiz?

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