Archive for October, 2015

Fac 51 The Hacienda, postcard.

October 29, 2015

Hacienda B.kelly p_card

Fac 51 The Hacienda, Ben Kelly design 1982.

Great photograph of the Hacienda dance floor in daylight!

The postcard was from the exhibition ‘Sublime’ Manchester Music and Design 1976-1992 at the Cornerhouse in Manchester. A excellent exhibition with a very smart exhibition catalogue to coincide with the show.

Something to listen to; Played a lot in the early days at the Hacienda. New Order, Temptation Fac 63. Released May 1982.




The Smiths promo poster for ‘Hatful Of Hollow’ album 1984.

October 7, 2015


The Smiths promo poster for ‘Hatful Of Hollow’ album 1984.

‘Hatful of Hollow’ was The Smiths second album and was released 12th November 1984 on Rough Trade / Rough 76.

Something to listen to; ‘Reel Around The Fountain’ from the album.