1980s MCR Clubbing Memoir Barrington Reeves

Barrington: 'The first youth clubs I used to go to, Proctors, Berlin, Longsight Library, Abraham Moss, they were mixed, all mixed, there wasn't this black and white, you know, you were mixed. You knew you were black! You knew you were white! But . . . 

Barrington begins with the Reno in the middle 80s. But that's not his passion. His passion is the DJs his era chased across Manchester and the North. Mesmersising. As I had totally forgot there was such a thriving  music led community in the late 1980s. I was busy being a mum.

Read more about:

Recent

2 Friends of The Whitworth Visit The Reno 12 Aug 8th

21 August, 2019

Academic Madeline Peden Visits The Reno 12 Thursday Aug 1st

20 August, 2019

The Moss Side Riots: what was that about? 2nd post show discussion

19 August, 2019

5 Wonderful Days

16 August, 2019

Dedicated to Julie Hand

09 August, 2019

Tags

Archive

2019 (79)

2018 (78)

2017 (98)