When Manchester Was Smiley

The Haçienda in Manchester left an iconic legacy. Closely associated with acts ranging from New Order and Cabaret Voltaire to Happy Mondays and the Stone Roses, the venue represented the center of what became the Madchester scene. These photos provide a candid look at the venue and the personalities that bubbled up with it.

May 13, 2015

Tony Wilson interviews Pete Waterman on the Granada show The Other Side Of Midnight, at the pool party held in a swimming baths in Manchester, 1990's Peter J Walsh / PYMCA

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