Nominated for The Tourism Star award (Manchester Tourism Awards 2015).
Awarded the 2015 Certificate of Excellence by Trip Advisor. Manchester Music Tours was established in 2005 by Inspiral Carpets drummer Craig Gill. Drawing from my experiences of 30 years in the Manchester music business, I have pieced together walking and bus tours, scheduled and private, band specific and bespoke tours to suite all musical tastes including; The Smiths, Joy Division, Oasis, The Stone Roses and Factory Records, other bands featured on the tours are The Hollies, The Bee Gees, New Order, James, Elbow and The Courteeners… These tours have been personally endorsed by Noel Gallagher, Mani and Peter Hook, You too can now see and experience all the sights and sounds from the city that inspired all of these great musicians, walk in their footsteps and hear first hand how Manchester has produced more popstars Per capita of population than any other city in the world.
Because these tours are hosted and guided by a true stalwart of the Manchester music scene, they have generated TV and press coverage around the world.