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‘There Is A Light That Never Goes Out’: The Role of Music During Lockdown

Written by Imogen Bebb 10/2020 Hi everyone! Welcome back, after a bit of a hiatus, to Manoeuvres’ blog (still written by me, Imogen). With the entire music industry essentially grinding to a halt over the last few months, the decision was made to put these blog posts on hold for a while. It’s nice to…

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The Romance of Obscurity: Written Experiments In Vertical Chart Movement

Written by Imogen Bebb 03/2020 How can you objectively determine whether a piece of music is ‘good’ or not?  In theory there are multiple methods, although the conclusion you reach will likely be different depending on which of these methods you choose to utilise.  For example, you could consider how much a song appeals to…

‘The Show Must Go On’: Why Tribute Bands Are Important

Written by Imogen Bebb 02/2020 Hello again! Welcome to the second instalment in my series of monthly blogs for Manoeuvres. It’s been a busy month so far here in Chester, what with celebrating the fact I am now of an age where I can drink legally in America (how useful) and keeping to various university…

‘Talking Loud and Clear’ (For the Foreseeable Future..?)

Written by Imogen Bebb 01/2020 Hi there! My name is Imogen Bebb, and welcome to what will hopefully be the first of many monthly blogs posts I’ll be writing for ‘Europe’s premier tribute to OMD’, Manoeuvres – aka husband and wife duo Barry and Sarah-Leigh Walton (although if you’re reading this then you probably knew…