MCR Live Podcast Network


The Rundown

What’s Going On In Your City


Tech For Good

Looking at tech and digital with a positive social or environmental impact.


The Deaf Interviews

The Deaf Institute is widely regarded as one of the most celebrated small venues in Manchester. It’s helped bring artists such as Warpaint, Grimes and The xx to the forefront so the guys behind-the-scenes here know everything about the best upcoming bands. In this podcast series, we talk to a highlighted act playing the venue about their musical journey whilst delving far beyond their music to give you everything your ears need to hear before anyone else.


Manchester Conversations

The Untold Stories From The City’s Unheard Voices


The Artist Takeover

Forget interviews citing ‘influences’ – ever wondered what your favourite bands actually listen to? We’ve let musicians, bands and producers take over our airwaves for an hour to run free with what they want to play.


Book Of The Future

See what’s next with applied futurist, Tom Cheesewright


Startups of Manchester

Each week you’ll meet a new business based out of Manchester. Listen and delve into their business idea to find out the secrets of what makes it tick, how the idea came about and discover the stories of the entrepreneurs behind it.


Lost In Music

We’re lost in music. Caught in a trap. No turnin’ back. We’re lost in music.

Music aficionado Shell Zenner explores all things music in Manchester, the music city and it’s sister city, Salford. Exploring artists, labels, events, spaces and faces. Get lost.. in music.