We sat down with the founders of SEEN – a new Manchester-based magazine created by and celebrating global majority and marginalised communities. 

SEEN Magazine - A fresh take on music journalism
Tue 22 Nov

We sat down with the founders of SEEN – a new Manchester-based magazine created by and celebrating global majority and marginalised communities. 

Are they a good match for you? Read or listen to Balraj Samrai’s values-led approach to accepting work.

Are they a good match for you? Balraj Samrai’s values-led approach to accepting work
Thu 20 Oct

Are they a good match for you? Read or listen to Balraj Samrai’s values-led approach to accepting work.

Our Head of Programmes Kate Lowes talks about how we’ve started using our personal values to help us stay more connected as a team.

How a values-led approach is helping us to ‘know ourselves better’
Thu 20 Oct

Our Head of Programmes Kate Lowes talks about how we’ve started using our personal values to help us stay more connected as a team.

Being values-led works twofold for freelance facilitator Holly Phelps in her songwriting and facilitating.

Being values-led works twofold for IORA in her songwriting and facilitating
Thu 20 Oct

Being values-led works twofold for freelance facilitator Holly Phelps in her songwriting and facilitating.

Last month three artists imagined what Factory Records might have looked (and sounded) like in a more gender equal world! We caught up with them to find out more about the experience.

Manchester of Today
Wed 10 Nov

Last month three artists imagined what Factory Records might have looked (and sounded) like in a more gender equal world! We caught up with them to find out more about the experience.

In our latest blog we reflect on our experience from a series of workshops exploring the world of online music facilitation, and share some unexpected learnings…

The modern world of music facilitation
Fri 9 Apr

In our latest blog we reflect on our experience from a series of workshops exploring the world of online music facilitation, and share some unexpected learnings…

As we continue to reconnect with people that inspire us, this month we speak to singer-songwriter and facilitator Chesqua. 

Spotlight on Chesqua
Tue 24 Nov

As we continue to reconnect with people that inspire us, this month we speak to singer-songwriter and facilitator Chesqua. 

As part of our new season, we’re reconnecting with people that inspire us. This month, we speak to 26 year old rapper and spoken word artist Jamie Lynch.

Spotlight on Jamie Lynch
Thu 1 Oct

As part of our new season, we’re reconnecting with people that inspire us. This month, we speak to 26 year old rapper and spoken word artist Jamie Lynch.

As we launch our new leadership programme, our Head of Programmes Kate Lowes explains why there’s never been a more vital time for innovation, new voices and new leaders to emerge…

A time for new voices
Tue 12 May

As we launch our new leadership programme, our Head of Programmes Kate Lowes explains why there’s never been a more vital time for innovation, new voices and new leaders to emerge…

Setting targets helps, but wider strategies are needed to dispel the sense of novelty value that still surrounds female musicians. We need to normalise their presence on stage and behind the scenes, writes our Head of Programmes Kate Lowes.

Quotas alone won't achieve gender equality
Wed 29 Jan

Setting targets helps, but wider strategies are needed to dispel the sense of novelty value that still surrounds female musicians. We need to normalise their presence on stage and behind the scenes, writes our Head of Programmes Kate Lowes.