manchester international festival
Manchester will host Distractions, a three-day event that will explore how technology affects the way we create, share and consume art, music and entertainment.
Jamie xx has composed the score for Tree of Codes, a new ballet to be debuted at the Manchester International Festival (MIF) 2015.
British composer Sir John Tavener, who was once signed to the Beatles Apple label and twice-nominated for the Mercury Music Prize, has died aged 69.
Liz Fraser and Horace Andy, Massive Attack’s long-term collaborators, will perform alongside Robert Del Naja from the band at this year’s Manchester International Festival (MIF).
Following our feature on Björk's Biophilia project, we talk to her long-time collaborator Peter van der Velde about the stage show.