Happy Mondays join Ibiza and Mallorca Rocks
The ‘Rocks’ summer line ups are always packed with the biggest international artists and the most exciting breakthrough talent but organisers have always made it a tradition to celebrate some of live music’s true pioneers. With that in mind, this summer, Team Rocks is excited to welcome the godfathers of [...]
Shaun Ryder doesn’t get his own lyrics
Shaun Ryder doesn’t understand his own songs.
The former Black Grape and Happy Mondays singer doesn’t understand why Factory Records boss Tony Wilson has previously described him as a ‘great poet’ because there is nothing clever about his songwriting.
He told Q magazine: ‘Tony was one for great claims and that’s very [...]
Ex-Happy Mondays dancer Bez jailed for assault
Former Happy Mondays dancer Bez was jailed for four weeks on Wednesday for assaulting his ex-girlfriend during a row over money.
Bez, whose real name is Mark Berry, attacked the mother of his two-year-old son after he accused her of stealing his cash. He flew into a rage, put his hands [...]