Hello. We are Modern English.
We are a Creative Technology and Digital Production business based in the heart of Manchester, UK.
Our portfolio spans across multiple industries and sectors including entertainment, global agencies and direct to client.
We have a pretty unique culture and have built a team of diverse, dedicated and inspiring individuals that extensively research new and existing technology platforms.
We use this in-depth knowledge to devise intelligent, beautifully designed solutions that deliver upon our clients' objectives and that truly resonate with their audiences.
Who we are
Based in manchester working for a global client base
We’ve worked hard to build a reputable and enviable list made up of local, national and international clients of all shapes and sizes. We’ve even won awards for a few of them.
Who we work for
Creating a beautiful digital execution requires us to get under the skin of a business and apply in-depth, logical thinking.
Our services will always fall into a few important categories that we can offer separately or as a full service.
We DEFINE the product, BUILD a technical solution and then create digital content or campaigns to PROMOTE the product.
|Creative & Strategy||Digital Audits & Analytics
UX & IA
|Technical Builds||Multi-Platform Websites
|CMS & Platform Builds
API Creation & Integration
|Campaigns & Content||Social Apps or Experiences
Content Hubs & Blogs
|Music Platform Integrations
What we do
A selection of work
Inside Blackbird is a brand new streaming service from one of the world's top recording studios; Blackbird Studios. We tackled every aspect of this SAAS application from the UX, brand positioning, design and complex development, housing over 200 hours of educational videos.
Working with Elton's team and direct with Google Maps, we created an interactive map for the Elton John Dodger Stadium shows in LA. Fans could disvover and 'ollect' the various iconic locations based around his rich history in the City of Angels.
We crafted the main website and sprawling interactive timeline for singer/songwriting giant Rod Stewart. This is huge scale project was built using a headless approach to allow it to easily handle the sizeable content from a 60 year career.
Working with PUMA and Web3 partners, FUTURE, we delivered a captivating web experience to celebrate the revival of their sub brand character SUPER PUMA as a set of 10,000 unique generative NFT collectibles.
We worked with Capitol to launch the fresh Motown brand identity online; creating a site that strikes a balance between showcasing the label’s current artists and releases and paying homage to their rich history, culture and enduring legacy.
Rolling Stones is a two part website; the main site and 'The Experience'. The latter is a huge and ambitious project, aiming to be the ultimate fan destination, bringing all of the material from their entire career together and giving it a digital home.