BagThing’s Best Albums Of 2020

We're almost there! To say 2020 has been a tough year would be the mother of all understatements but we're at the finish line and Christmas (even with the limitations) was still fun. One thing that wasn't rubbi... Read More...

Isolation Blues #7

We're back! Just when you thought things might get better they haven't (except perhaps for the removal of 'The Orange One' across the pond) and so here we are again, back in Lockdown. And with that we have a ne... Read More...

Isolation Blues #6

Welcome to the latest edition of 'Isolation Blues'. Here are some of the tracks that have gotten us through the last few weeks. There are seven standard categories (based around the stages of grief) and we've s... Read More...

Isolation Blues #5

Welcome to the latest edition of 'Isolation Blues'. Here are some of the tracks that have gotten us through the last seven days. There are seven standard categories (based around the stages of grief) and we've ... Read More...
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BagThing Mix // Transformer

A new festival from Victoria Warehouse comes to Manchester this month. Transformer aims to bring an indoor festival vibe to the venue, split between two rooms of music, presented along with a record fair, food ... Read More...
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Review // Cabbage @ Gorilla // 11.02.17

Words by Wes Foster. As do it yourself post punk is making a comeback in a reified Conservative Britain, Cabbage are quickly becoming Manchester’s finest - a proudly political voice, and they stay somewhat i... Read More...
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Weekly Preview // 04.07-10.07

The various summer sporting tournaments are hotting up and reaching the business end of their programmes, so this week is the final countdown, as Europe once sang. It's an appropriate song in other ways, of cou... Read More...