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Upcoming shows: Easy Kill... Kiran Leonard... Sam Outlaw Band... Wedding + Irma Vep... Hannah Nicholson... Adam Torres... Parker Millsap... Laura Gibson... GospelbeacH... Jens Lekman... H.Hawkline... James Yuill... John Murry... Jack Cooper... Danny & The Champions Of The World... Avec Sans... Kiran Leonard... Michael Nau... Good Morning... Jen Cloher... Dotan... Jolie Holland & Samantha Parton... The Dears... Frankie Rose... The Lovely Eggs... The Proper Ornaments... Wesley Gonzalez... CC Smugglers... Julie Byrne... Daniel Romano... Will Varley... Aldous Harding... Skinny Lister + Beans on Toast... Leif Vollebekk... Lowly... Jesca Hoop...

Easy Kill

When: 7.30pm on Saturday 8 July 2017 Where: The Eagle Inn, 19 Collier Street, Salford, M3 7DW We’re delighted to be helping Easy Kill launch their new single, Phantom Pain! Based out of Manchester’s thick miasmic gloom, Easy Kill describe their music as doom-pop; a sort of melancholy made catchy. Shadowing the introspection of singer/songwriter Theo Tobias’ lyrics, the band’s […]


Kiran Leonard

When: 7.30pm on Wednesday 12 July 2017 Where: Pavilion Theatre, Albert Square, Manchester, M2 5PE We’re delighted to be working with Manchester International Festival and Sounds From The Other City to present Kiran Leonard: ‘Song of the Husband’. Hugely precocious and astonishingly prolific, Kiran Leonard had compiled a rich, varied and brilliant catalogue of music even before he […]


Sam Outlaw Band

When: 7.30pm on Thursday 27 July 2017 Where: Night & Day Cafe, 26 Oldham St, Manchester, M1 1JN PLEASE NOTE: Due to exceptional demand, this show has been upgraded to Night & Day Cafe! Original tickets remain valid, and all other details stay the same. We’re delighted to be working with Sam Outlaw Band for the first time! Cynicism comes easy, […]


Wedding + Irma Vep

When: 7pm on Friday 28 June 2017 Where: Soup Kitchen, 31-33 Spear Street, Manchester M1 1DF We’re delighted to be working with Wedding and Irma Vep once again – on their co-headlining ‘No Whatever’ tour! Wedding is the project of songwriter Thomas Craig. The band return, following the move from their birthplace of Berlin to the city of Manchester, with debut […]


Hannah Nicholson

When: 7.30pm on Saturday 5 August 2017 Where: The Castle Hotel, 66 Oldham Street, Manchester M4 1LE We’re delighted to be helping Hannah Nicholson launch her debut EP! Blending soulful melancholia with the controlled artistry of a classically trained singer, Hannah Nicholson gives voice to the light and dark of human emotion. Having previously performed as one half […]


Adam Torres

When: 7.30pm on Wednesday 16 August 2017 Where: The Castle Hotel, 66 Oldham Street, Manchester M4 1LE We’re delighted to be working with Adam Torres for the first time. In 2006, 20-year-old Adam Torres released his debut album Nostra Nova. The album’s 11 songs are idiosyncratic and varied – as are many great songs – with each existing as […]


Parker Millsap

When: 7.30pm on Wednesday 16 August 2017 Where: Gullivers, 109 Oldham Street, Manchester, M4 1LW We’re delighted to be working with Parker Millsap for the first time! At only 24 years of age, Oklahoma native Parker Millsap is quickly making a name for himself with his captivating live performances, soulful sound and character-driven narratives. He recently wrapped […]


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 We’re delighted to be working with GospelbeacH plus Miranda Lee Richards. Brent Rademaker of further, Beachwood Sparks and The Tyde brings his new band GospelbeacH over the UK for the first time this summer. The touring band also features ex-Slowdive and Mojave […]


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 Manchester date, plus an intimate visit to Hebden Bridge! Jens Lekman recently wrapped up a sold […]


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