Dave Haslam has written for The Face, NME, Observer and London Review of Books. He DJed over four hundred times at the Hacienda through the ‘Madchester’ years. As well as various successful Manchester residencies, he has since played regularly worldwide; from Cream in Liverpool and Home in London, to Detroit, Paris, Ibiza and Berlin.
He is the author of three music books: Manchester, England, Adventures on the Wheels of Steel and Not Abba: The Real Story of the 1970s. He lives in Manchester.