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by Philip Peak and Ian Moss

This is a podcast about the Manchester music and arts scene through the eyes of poet, writer and music historian/musician, Mr Ian Four Candles Moss. Ian will be talking about his memories, experiences and his influences. Over future episodes he will be calling on some of his friends and cohorts to reminisce on what has been a very colourful and sometimes odd life. 
Music History
Music Interviews
Personal Journals

Podcast episodes

  • Season 2

  • S02 E01 - The Ian Moss covers story Episode 1

    S02 E01 - The Ian Moss covers story Episode 1Explicit

    Hello Boys and girls and every one in between. It's finally arrived for your delight, flowing backwards season 2, THE IAN MOSS COVERS STORY.As it states, its the covers hes played over the last X amount of decades. with some story...

    Feb 22 2021
    Feb 22 2021
    55:36
  • Season 1

  • S01 E16 - Flowing Backwards Episode 16- Recent Past

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    Well everyone this is the final episode regarding the ups and downs of our friend from Mossley. It, however isn't the last of flowing backwards. We are back with Cover Story on Flowing Backwards.

    Jan 29 2021
    Jan 29 2021
    01:09:37
  • S01 E15 - Episode 15 Candles Flicker part2

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    The musical saga goes ever on, with more memories and musings from Mr Moss.

    Jan 16 2021
    Jan 16 2021
    52:45
  • S01 E15 - Flowing Backwards Episode 15 Candles flicker Part one

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    Our little friend from the Peoples Republic of Mossley, (P.R.o.M) has a great one for you this episode. Finally waving goodbye to the Hamsters after 40 years and a big hello from 4 Candles.

    Nov 26 2020
    Nov 26 2020
    01:05:04
  • S01 E14 - Flowing Backwards Episode 14 Cancer Hamsters

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    Is it the end for the Hamsters and the begining of another wonderful project, lets see what the man from Mossley has on offer for you today.

    Nov 20 2020
    Nov 20 2020
    01:03:28
  • S01 E13 - Episode 13 Nothing good part 2

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    Well the Trials and Tribulations of our man from Mossley have twisted around again. The demise of Kill Pretty and the demise of old friendships. when everything is going well there's always a BUT!

    Oct 16 2020
    Oct 16 2020
    01:04:49
  • S01 E13 - Flowing Backwards episode 13 Nothing good part 1

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    Dark times, illness and death. Its an emotional roller coaster ride for the fella from Mossley. But all is not bad, as ever the music is there pushing Ian onwards

    Aug 31 2020
    Aug 31 2020
    01:14:37
  • S01 E12 - Flowing Backwards episode 12 Part 2 Cockatoo Two

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    Hamsters Sicknurse, friends gained and friends lost. From pain to joy for our little man from the hills. But as ever the music rules for Mr Moss.

    Aug 02 2020
    Aug 02 2020
    01:10:37
  • S01 E12 - Flowing Backwards episode 12 Cockatoo Part 1

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    This episode we see the birth of Sicknurse and the emergence of the Lump.Message from Ian to Jon, "don't be offended by any of this as its only me remembering the past"

    Jul 26 2020
    Jul 26 2020
    01:46:27
  • S01 E11 - Flowing Backwards episode 11 Mortality Part2

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    This episode we hear Ian recount the strange yet moving early 1990'sSome of it is sad and some of it is not but its all very interesting to listen to.But neadless to say the music is still really good.

    Jun 14 2020
    Jun 14 2020
    01:19:01
  • S01 E11 - Flowing Backwards Mortality part 1

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    We are now into the late 80's and early 90's and its all getting a bit grown up in a strange kind of way. But still the music is a constant reminder that Ian is still with it.

    May 30 2020
    May 30 2020
    01:23:05
  • S01 E10 - Flowing Backwards episode 10 Confusion part 2

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    Miserys and beyond, trips to France weeks too early. Enjoy

    May 17 2020
    May 17 2020
    01:21:53
  • S01 E10 - Flowing Backwards episode 10 Confusion part 1

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    This episode looks at Ians life in the early 1980's

    May 12 2020
    May 12 2020
    01:31:45