New LIVE Dates…

Ahead of the release of their debut LP later this year, Sticks And Stones have started to fill their calendar with live dates, with many more promised… more details HERE.
Also back in live action this Summer are Diddums, they play Kelty Rock Club on May 9th and the band are special guests of From The Jam at Fat Sams in Dundee, Saturday May 17th  – for full details of all Distilled Records live gigs please click HERE


Martin Hannett The Redemption

Spider Mike King will be taking part in a very special event in Manchester on April 10th – Martin Hannett The Redemption is an evening dedicated to the life and work of the man credited as creating ‘The Manchester Sound‘ – the evening will act as a book and film launch with an exhibition of Martin Hannett artifacts and memorabilia.

Those confirmed to attend so far include Bob Dickinson – Bruce Mitchell (Durruti Column) – CP Lee (Alberto Y Lost Trios Paranoias) – Dave Formula (Magazine) –
Dave Lunt (The Nightcrawlers) – George Borowski – John Scott (Curious Yellow) – Mark Hoyle (Dub Sex) – Paul Burgess (10cc) – Steve Hopkins (Invisible Girls) – Victor Brox and more to be announced…

Martin Hannett worked with hundreds of bands and musicians over the years, including, Joy Division, Happy Mondays, Buzzcocks, John Cooper Clarke, The Stone Roses and many more…. Martin Hannett The Redemption takes place at Gorilla on Whitworth Street, in Manchester on April 10 – tickets are only £6 and available HERE.
As well as the book and the DVD being available for the first time at this event, a limited run of this fantastic Twisted-Head Press poster will also be available on the night…