Mudkiss is now an archived site, there will be no more updates. Mudkiss operated from 2008 till 2013.

              EVENTS/ REPORTS 2008 - 2013

This could be anything from a theatre production, to a Burlesque show, a film screening, a DVD, an interesting day out, exhibitions, talks, and things which inspire and develop our creativity and imagination.


Louder Than Words Festival 2013 @ The Palace Hotel, Manchester - Review by NickyCrewe

Las Vegas Rock n' Roll Memorabilia (Hard Rock Cafe & Hotel (in photos) by Melanie Smith

Trip to Edinburgh Fringe Festival & Zoo highlights (in photos) by Melanie Smith (more to be added)

Manchester Holi One Colour Festival 2013 @ Heaton Park 24/08/13 (in photos) by Melanie Smith

 The Manchester International Tattoo Show 2013 (in photos) by Melanie Smith

Big Sid - (A play by Jack Rosenthal) @ The Lass O'Gowrie 01/08/13 - Review by Mike Ainscoe

'New Dawn Fades' - The Story of Joy Division (Play by Brian Gorman) @ The Lass O' Gowrie 15/07/13 - Review by Mary O'Meara 

The Vienna festival Ballet Company performing 'Sleeping Beauty' @ Warrington Parr Hall (Photos only) 11/05/13 photos by Melanie Smith

Book Launch: Lucy O' Brian's 'SHE BOP: The Definitive History Of Women In Popular Music' Report by Jeffrey Munday

I Am: Film Screening @ Printworks, Manchester 24/01/13 Review by Nigel Cartner

 Coronation Street 1977 Live! @ Lass O' Gowrie 04/01/13 Review by Shay Rowan



Dia De La Muertos Fiesta: @ Hellfire Club, Manchester 02/11/12 Review by Shay Rowan

 Black Monday: (A Reportage Rockumentary, the last days of FAC251   The Factory Records office building) Review by Den Browne

'Thirty One” charity album launch for CALM (The Campaign Against Living Miserably) @ The Band On The Wall, Manchester 13/02/12 - Reporting by Callum Barnes 

Blank Generation: A Collection Of Original Punk Posters - Preview Night 26/01/12 with Jeff Munday and Lorraine Reeves

Coronation Street 1968 –“The Wedding of Dennis & Jenny” @ The Lass O’Gowrie, Manchester 14/01/12 – Review by Shay Rowan 



Carsons Bar: North Manchester's Premier Live Venue - Report by Nigel Cartner

An exclusive film screening: by invite only - What Shall We Do With The Drunken Sailor - Review by Lorraine

Camille O' Sullivan - 'Feel'  @ Edinburgh Fringe Festival 13/08/11  Review by Shay Rowan

Lili La Scala: 'Songs To Make You Smile' @ Assembly, George Sq, Edinburgh Fringe Festival 14/08/11 - Review by Shay Rowan 

Eric's Club in Liverpool: A New Era is Beginning - Report and photos by Melanie Smith

Jim Morrison's 40th Anniversary: Nigel Cartner writes a piece on his trip to Paris to celebrate the life of the legendary Doors singer

 The Big Smoke: (play) @ Lowry Theatre, Salford - Review by Shay Rowan

  Word Fest with Kevin Cummins: A talk @ Urmston Library 01/07/11 - Review by Melanie Smith

 Biffy Clyro: A live session with Biffy Clyro  'An Evening With The band' - Review by Martin Elven

Andy Warhol Exhibition: Warhol & The Diva @ Lowry Gallery, Salford, Manchester 26/06/11 Reporting by Melanie Smith

 The Joys Of Decks:Vinylman Record Fair @ The Brighton Centre 29/05/11 by Jack Prescott

A-ha:A Nordic Farewell [film screening] @ The Nordic Bar, London 14/05/11 - Review by Lorraine

The Frank & Marilyn Show: @ Moniques: Burlesque Cabaret/Variety Bar 16/04/11 - Review by Melanie Smith

Moniques: Burlesque Cabaret/Variety Bar [VIP Launch Night] 14/04/11 – Review by Melanie Smith

Les Enfants Terribles Theatre Company Presents:The Vaudevillains @ Lowry Theatre Salford 14/04/11 - Review by Shay Rowan

The Martini Lounge: Burlesque & Variety Show 09/04/11 - Review by Melanie Smith

The Rape Of Lucrece: by William Shakespeare @ Swan theatre, Stratford Upon Avon 02/04/11 - Review by Shay Rowan

Beauty And Truth for MIND by Danni Matthews 10/03/11



Enter The Void - film screening in London - Review by Lorraine Reeves 31/08/10

It's Queer Up North Festival - Review by Phil King 27/05/10


Death, Desertion and Religion -Report by Melanie Smith 12/04/10 


Incarceration & Decay in North Wales - 03/04/10 Report by Melanie Smith

Manchester Victorian Bathhouse - Report by Melanie Smith 07/03/10


Meeting Joe Strummer the play - Review by Jean Encoule 03/03/10


An Evening with Nick Cave (Bunny Monroe) - 26/07/09 - Review by Alex Ogg

Star's & Stripes, Classic American Car Show - Report by Melanie Smith 04.07.09

1960's Revival Weekend @ Haworth, Yorkshire - Report by Melanie Smith 20.06.09

1940's Wartime Weekend @ Haworth, Yorkshire - Report by Melanie Smith 17.05.09

A day @ Salford Museum - Talk by Jim Garretts on his Clash collection - Quiffs, Riffs, Tiffs exhibition by Melanie Smith - 02.05.09 

Sound And Vision Exhibition 1978 - 82 (Francesco Mellina) - Preview party night @ Liverpool by Melanie Smith 30.04.09

Who Killed Nancy?' (Film by Alan Parker)- A film review by Brian Mackie

  In Cold Blood: Johnny Thunders story read by Nina Antonia by Shelley - 09.1.09


Eric's - The Musical @ The Everyman Liverpool - Review by Melanie Smith - 19.09.08

My Trip down Memory Lane, Matthew Street, Liverpool - Report by Melanie Smith 16.7.08