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Upcoming shows: Laura Gibson... GospelbeacH... Jens Lekman... The Surfing Magazines... Dutch Uncles + Jesca Hoop... H.Hawkline... Peter Broderick + David Allred... James Yuill... John Murry... Jack Cooper... Danny & The Champions Of The World... Slim Cessna’s Auto Club... Avec Sans... Kiran Leonard... Michael Nau... Good Morning... Jen Cloher... Dotan... Jolie Holland & Samantha Parton... Jeffrey Lewis & Los Bolts... The Dears... Thomas Truax... Frankie Rose... The Weather Station... The Breath... The Lovely Eggs... The Proper Ornaments... BA Johnston... Wesley Gonzalez... CC Smugglers... Weyes Blood... Julie Byrne... The Burning Hell... Left Lane Cruiser... Son of Dave... Daniel Romano... The Travelling Band... Aldous Harding... William the Conqueror... Wolf Parade... Skinny Lister + Beans on Toast... Lost Horizons... Leif Vollebekk... Lowly... Jesca Hoop... Will Varley...

Laura Gibson

When: 7.30pm on Wednesday 23 August 2017 Where: Gullivers, 109 Oldham Street, Manchester, M4 1LW We’re excited to be working with City Slang’s Laura Gibson, creator of one of the best albums of 2016, once again! This time, for a solo show at Gullivers. In late summer of 2014, following the release of her highly praised 2012 album La […]



When: 7.30pm on Sunday 27 August 2017 Where: The Castle Hotel, 66 Oldham Street, Manchester M4 1LE PLEASE NOTE: This show is completely sold out! Join our mailing list, above, for details of future Manchester shows. We’re delighted to be working with GospelbeacH plus Miranda Lee Richards. Brent Rademaker of further, Beachwood Sparks and The Tyde brings his new […]


Jens Lekman

When: 7pm on Monday 28 August 2017 Where: Band on the Wall, 26 Swan Street, Manchester M4 5JZ When: 7.30pm on Thursday 31 August 2017 Where: Trades Club, Holme Street, Hebden Bridge, HX7 8EE We’re delighted to be working with Jens Lekman again – for his rescheduled, sold out Manchester date, plus an intimate visit to Hebden Bridge! Jens Lekman recently wrapped up […]


The Surfing Magazines

When: 7pm on Friday 1 September 2017 Where: Soup Kitchen, 31-33 Spear Street, Manchester M1 1DF We’re delighted to be working with The Surfing Magazines! The Surfing Magazines are a garage rock supergroup. The band contains one half of Slow Club and two thirds of The Wave Pictures. Dominic Brider, who has played with many local bands and is an extremely groovy […]


Dutch Uncles + Jesca Hoop

When: 7.30pm-8.30pm on Thursday 7 and Friday 8 September 2017 Where: Selfridges, intu Trafford Centre, 60 Regent Crescent, Stretford M17 8DA We’re delighted to be presenting intimate performances by Dutch Uncles and Jesca Hoop as part of Selfridges’ Music Matters programme. Tickets for each event cost £10, with drinks including and the full ticket price redeemable against a […]



When: 7.30pm on Sunday 10 September 2017 Where: Soup Kitchen, 31-33 Spear Street, Manchester M1 1DF We’re delighted to be working with H.Hawkline again! H.Hawkline (Huw Evans), who releases his new album I Romanticize on Heavenly Recordings on 2 June 2017, has announced details of a UK headline tour in September. Having previously played with the likes of Foxygen, Gwenno and long-time […]


Peter Broderick + David Allred

When: 7.30pm on Tuesday 12 September 2017 Where: Low Four, Old Granada Studios, Security Lodge Entrance, Quay Street, Manchester M3 4PR We’re delighted to be working with Peter Broderick once again – this time, with David Allred, for our first show at Low Four Studio! Peter Broderick returns with Allred & Broderick – a duo project between him […]


James Yuill

When: 7.30pm on Wednesday 13 September 2017 Where: The Castle Hotel, 66 Oldham Street, Manchester M4 1LE We’re delighted to be working with James Yuill for the first time! James Yuill is pleased to announce his fourth studio album A Change In State, due out on 28 July. Four years in the making, A Change In State is […]


John Murry

When: 7.30pm on Friday 15 September 2017 Where: The Castle Hotel, 66 Oldham Street, Manchester M4 1LE We’re delighted to be working with John Murry again – this time, at the Castle Hotel! John Murry was adopted at birth into the family of William Faulkner. Some have speculated that the Faulkner blood might also run in his veins, but […]


Jack Cooper

When: 7.30pm on Friday 15 September 2017 Where: The Eagle Inn, 19 Collier Street, Salford, M3 7DW We’re delighted to be working with Ultimate Painting’s Jack Cooper, who is touring his debut solo album! Sandgrown – Jack Cooper of Ultimate Painting’s first solo record – is nine concisely beautiful songs inspired by his hometown of Blackpool and his upbringing […]


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