OXJAM MACCLESFIELD IN SEARCH OF MUSIC AND MONSTERS IN MANCHESTER
WRITTEN BY MICHAEL CHISHOLM ON OCTOBER 14, 2014.
POSTED IN MUSIC, MUSIC LOWDOWN
Every time I leave a music festival I do so with a host of new favourite bands that I’ve fallen hopelessly in love with. Heck, these days it seems every time I leave the house I gain a new musical addiction, just one more song, it can’t be time to catch the train back and leave my latests sanctuary my new home.
Oxjam Manchester was no different with a host of acts, interesting venues and new discoveries that will sound track the upcoming weeks until Oxjam comes home.
Yes that’s right Oxjam is coming to Macclesfield in a few short weeks but more on that later. My latest batch of new musical discoveries started at the launch weekend of Poynton’s Acoustic Lounge, unearthing my first treasure ‘Megan Dixon hood’. If You closed your eyes you could have easily thought you took a wrong turn somewhere and ended up in the hallowed Maida Vale studios her voice has a dream like quality that only few capture and the bands idiosyncratic backing complimented it perfectly.
Her songs sound tracked the following week in our office along with another favourite of mine stay gold by First Aid Kit, the two bands would make for some line up.
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