After Dark

NewYear.NewYou.NewMe.

NewYear.NewYou.NewMe.

Here’s to 2017 and sod off 2016… NYE is the proper clubbers dread, it’s amateur night and mad Friday all rolled into one but what would it bring ? This year as I have been for a while I’m at my usual haunt the Mint Lounge, and Funkademia..can i say what a top night I […]


Night time October

Night time October

A chance meeting with two inspires to post again.. Thank you… So here’s a few pictures and less words for a new post, inspire something more to do something more  


20 years… can you remember then?

20 years… can you remember then?

Twenty years is along time… What were you doing then? Well I’m sure at some point I was in a club dancing to the Spice Girls and so it is this Saturday night just gone, consisted of much the same, dancing to Wannbe at Pop Curious? 20th anniversary dance, club night… How cool..


Here we are again with more….

Here we are again with more....

Pictures. More. Get this. Get That. Busy. Quiet. Fun. Action. Dance. Sex. Women. Men. More. Repeat. So I’ve been to some amazing nights and some not so amazing ones. I’ve kind of always blogged about them but then just recently nothing… and then more nothing came… I’ve been meaning to blog for a while but […]


Ultimate Anthems

Ultimate Anthems

So this weeks nightclubbing adventure sees us arrived at The Ruby Lounge again* but for something a little different… anthems I tell you… eh what you say??? And back in the room… so to the frivolities, after a brief walk across a bubbling Piccadilly Gardens always fun on a Saturday night, we’re here and we’ve put […]


PopCurious?

PopCurious?

So this weeks nightclubbing adventure arrived in the shape of the last regular Pop Curious? night at Ruby Lounge…… (WOOOAH your horsees There will be special one off events at RubyLounge so you’ll just have to look at the flyers a little more closely to see where you’re going??) So as usual we get’s in […]


May Bank Holiday (end of…)

May Bank Holiday (end of...)

Been the chicken without the head  this month, so to tide you over here’s a dancefloorshot


Eastertide

Eastertide

Ok SBH took a bit of a break after the last post, was trying to get my head round some stuff with clubbing, missed Easter all together and now we’re in that bit of reflection time after a Bank holiday but with 2 in close succession happening.. (It’s called Eastertide in the Christian bit and […]


Last weekend….

Last weekend....

So last weekend was a real mixed bag a real mixed one so we had Bohemian Grove, RnBey, Pop Curious and Keys Money Lipstick all on the radar So a bit of a dolly mixture but that’s just the way we like it, Friday 13th lived up to it’s bloody name though but I love […]


Electropop Curious?

Electropop Curious?

Electropop Curious? So we’re at the halfway-ish stage of the month and SBH is fancying some chords to warm and dance through this cold February, so when Electropop Curious? came up on the horizon we were intrigued..   Now we have to confess that SBH has never been a music snob or specifically musically inclined […]


Ultimate Power on a Friday night, allright…..

Ultimate Power on a Friday night, allright.....

Ultimate Power on a Friday night, allright. So it’s Friday night and we’re off to the first Ultimate Power of 2015 at The Ritz in Manchester and if the one in December is anything to go by we’re in for a riproarer of a night. On the way to the venue for saying it’s a […]


Funkademia

Funkademia

So it’s Saturday night and we’re out as usual, blipping around Manc, we looking to end up at Funkademia at Mint Lounge in that there Northern Quarter…..now it’s no secret I’ve been photographing the night for as long as I care to remember, even went a few time as a punter to the original ones […]


thirtyfirstofJan15

thirtyfirstofJan15

So here we go with the new approach in 2015 and so it’s come to the end of January and the traditional time for clubs to be quiet is coming to an end, great to look forward to payday, February etc… Ahem, well that’s wrong to start with, most of Manchester has’t seen much let […]


awayski

awayski

Awayski Right well we at the arse end of Jnauary and I’ve M.I.A so here’s the skinny on why SBH has been hibernating or not been around… …but first a little background, I started SBH about 3 years ago it was intended as a specific vehicle for my club/fashion/portrait parts of my wider work that […]


Pop Curious – All I want for Christmas……

Pop Curious - All I want for Christmas......

It’s the Pop Curious Christmas special….Merry Christmas you guys….   with an amazing performance by Tilly of her new single ! which is available here…    and loads of other things happened too !                  


Ultimate Power – Xmas special !

Ultimate Power - Xmas special !

Music….lights…lyric…..”I’d do anything for love….(…..but I won’t do that…….)”  It’s Ultimate Power at the Ritz time ! Much like Christmas night Friday was a hellva night !   Have it ! See you New Years Eve ?  


Voodoo Rocks at the Ruby Lounge

Voodoo Rocks at the Ruby Lounge

What a night!


This Weekend

This Weekend

Weekend a time of pleasure and relax for SBH a time of work/fun and to balance this can be quite a challenge…so sometimes it slips and this is one of them, so as an offering to the gods of content I leave you with images, in an ode to resume normal service next week… Ciao […]


POP CURIOUS? presents: BAR MINOGUE

POP CURIOUS? presents: BAR MINOGUE

Right Kylie’s in town so it falls to POP CURIOUS? to give us a dose of the Minogues both Danni and Kylie at a new venue too it’s @ Bangkok Bar – and it’s name is BAR MINOGUE ! well it’s Kylie and Danni night at Bar Minougue: I should be so lucky, it was an […]


Bohemian Grove’s 4th

Bohemian Grove's 4th

It’s Bohemian Grove’s 4th birthday……. Did I read that right? 4 years? ls it really four years……   My how time flies, well we’ve been there from the start and we’ll be there for the future, always looking forward and never looking back….. See you on the dancefloor and keep the noise down when you […]


Funkademia 06-09-14

Funkademia 06-09-14

It’s an old favourite of shortblondehair it’s Funkademia…. Now I’ve been going to and photographing at Funkadmeia clubnight for years, it’s always been fantastic fun, a place where you could dance yourself, meet cool people and have fun (remember that kids?) And some really f***** cool music too, well tonight was a great night and […]


BritPop Curious // Kraak Gallery // Manchester // 30-08-14

BritPop Curious // Kraak Gallery // Manchester // 30-08-14

BritPop Curious // Kraak Gallery // Manchester // 30-08-14 I’m always determined to write some more but never seem to get to do it so thought I’d try harder on this one… BritPop Curious is a spin off from PopCurious a glorious camp, pop affair that you can see here… So Kraak Gallery is down […]


Pop Curious Manchester 23-08-14

Pop Curious Manchester 23-08-14

It’s Pop Curious at Ruby Lounge, Manchester….


Mint Lounge / Funkademia / Saturday Night

Mint Lounge / Funkademia / Saturday Night

It’s Saturday night, it’s Funkademia, it’s fun