Podcast of Simon Burgess interview with Steve, discussing his later years with The Fall.

The Fall Guy
Bass royalty. A feature on Steve in Bass Guitar Magazine

Three Minute Epiphany
Steve’s BBC 6 Music three-minute epiphany

Mary Anne Hobbs
Edited highlights of Mary Anne Hobbs’ radio show on life inside The Fall. Featuring Marc Riley, Steve Hanley and Brix Smith-Start. (30 Mins)

The Big Midweek | Stewart Lee Session
Video of book event at Waterstones, Islington, hosted by Stewart Lee, with Steve, Olivia, Brix and Simon Rogers.

H is For Hanley, Steve
The ‘H’ entry in the Fallphabet – an A-Z of The Fall.

Hanley Brothers on Soundcheck
The Hanley Brothers in conversation with John Robb on Soundcheck, a That’s Manchester TV show, talking The Fall and The Extricated.

The Logical Thing To Do
Profile and interview with Steve in October 2016 by Manic Pop Thrills.

A Conversation With Steve Hanley
Transcript of a conversation Steve had with Michael Stewart prior to the paperback launch event for The Big Midweek.


Smith’s Enemies, Norwegian Feature
A feature by Øyvind Holen on books about The Fall from D2, the weekly lifestyle magazine supplement for Norway’s largest business newspaper, Dagens Næringsliv.

Hanley Brothers at Classic Album Tuesdays
Podcast. Steve is joined by brother Paul to talk Perverted By Language, The Big Midweek and much more besides.

WFMU Fall Specials
2 x 3 hour radio shows featuring live recordings of The Fall from 1978-1998, interviews with Steve, Marc Riley and Brix, plus a live set from a specially assembled Fall cover band.

Brix & The Extricated Radio Session
Brix & The Extricated live session on the Marc Riley show on BBC Radio 6Music. The band play ‘Feeling Numb’, ‘Something to Lose’ and ‘Totally Wired’.

Top 5 Album List
Steve provides Classic Album Sundays with his run down of five favourite artists who early in their career supported The Fall and then went onto bigger stages.

New Statesman
Totally mired: The Big Midweek reveals the dark side of The Fall. Review by Austin Collings in the New Statesman

Brix and The Extricated
Video, set list, context and review links for Brix and The Extricated debut gig at The Ruby Lounge, Manchester.

Los Angeles Review of Books
Simon Lee’s considered and lengthy review of The Big Midweek for the Los Angeles Review of Books.

Bass Master’s Breakout
Feature in The Big Issue in The North

Newstalk Radio
Steve has ten minutes talking to Sean Moncrieff on Newstalk Radio, Ireland

Guardian Review
Barney Hoskyns review: ‘Up Close with Mark E Smith’

ALLFM’s Charity Shop Classics
Steve and Olivia on Charity Shop Classics radio show with Gavin Hogg. (1hr)

Setting The Record Straight
Wayne Gooderham Guardian feature on music memoirs.

Feature in Manchester Evening News

He took out ‘more moaning than Morrissey’ – Sarah Walters feature for Manchester Evening News.

Interview with The Fall Online

Steve gave his first interview for The Big Midweek to Conway Paton of The Fall Online.

Book Launch Gig
Video of special one off gig for the book launch party at Deaf Institute, Manchester, 12 July 2014. Steve is joined by Paul Hanley, Una Baines, Colin Burns, Jason Brown, Steve Morris, Helen Forshaw, John Robb and Tom Hingley.

Book Launch Photos
A selection of photos from The Big Midweek launch night at Deaf Institute, Manchester 12 July 2014.