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Upcoming shows: The Deslondes... Liima... Willy Vlautin... Irma Vep... Will Varley... Jen Cloher... The Lovely Eggs... Loney dear... Gun Outfit... Douga... Spinning Coin... The Handsome Family... The BellRays... Karl Blau... Mt. Wolf... Sweet Baboo... Josienne Clarke & Ben Walker... Brooke Sharkey... Lilly Hiatt... Josh Rouse... Honeyfeet... Pinkshinyultrablast... Chad Valley... I’m With Her... The Breath...

The Deslondes

When: 7.30pm on Friday 19 January 2018 Where: Gullivers, 109 Oldham Street, Manchester, M4 1LW We’re delighted to be working with The Deslondes again – with guest Robbie Cavanagh! The Deslondes will promoting their critically acclaimed new album Hurry Home on this January tour of the UK, which included an appearance at the Celtic Connections festival. The […]

 

Liima

When: 7pm on Wednesday 31 January 2018 Where: Soup Kitchen, 31-33 Spear Street, Manchester M1 1DF We’re delighted to be welcoming Liima back – this time, to Soup Kitchen! Fresh off tour with Grizzly Bear, Liima have shared a second track and video from their forthcoming album 1982 (out 3 November on City Slang) and announced a European headline […]

 

Willy Vlautin

When: 7.30pm on Saturday 3 February 2018 Where: St Michael’s, 36-38 George Leigh Street, Ancoats, Manchester, M4 5DG We’re delighted to be hosting the Manchester leg of Willy Vlautin’s ‘Words and Music’ tour! For this special event, Willy Vlautin will be playing songs from Richmond Fontaine and The Delines, as well as instrumentals that are featured on the soundtrack from his […]

 

Irma Vep

When: 7.30pm on Saturday 3 February 2018 Where: The Castle Hotel, 66 Oldham Street, Manchester M4 1LE We’re delighted to be working with Irma Vep again – this time, with dbh and The Capoeira Band! “No stop signs, speed limit Nobody’s gonna slow me down, innit Like a wheel, gonna spin it Nobody’s gonna mess me around, innit […]

 

Will Varley

When: 7.30pm on Saturday 3 February 2017 Where: Club Academy, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PR PLEASE NOTE: This is a rescheduled date from November 2017. Original tickets remain valid. We’re delighted to be promoting Will Varley’s biggest Manchester show to date – with guests Ida Mae and Sean McGowan! The heady sense of the unfamiliar suffuses […]

 

Jen Cloher

When: 7pm on Wednesday 14 February 2017 Where: The Deaf Institute, 135 Grosvenor Street, Manchester M1 7HE Following her sold-out show at the Eagle Inn, we’re delighted to be working with Jen Cloher again – this time, at the Deaf Institute! Acclaimed Australian singer-songwriter Jen Cloher has released her much anticipated self-titled album – her fourth. By now you […]

 

The Lovely Eggs

When: 7pm on Saturday 17 February 2018 Where: Band on the Wall, 26 Swan Street, Manchester M4 5JZ We’re delighted to welcome The Lovely Eggs back – this time, to Band on the Wall, with special guests Porky the Poet (aka Phill Jupitus) plus Mr Ben and the Bens. Hot on the heels of their rammed and […]

 

Loney dear

When: 7.30pm on Sunday 18 February 2018 Where: Soup Kitchen, 31-33 Spear Street, Manchester M1 1DF We’re delighted to be welcoming Loney dear back – his first visit since 2012! Swedish singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Emil Svanängen makes records and plays shows under the enigmatic name of Loney dear. In the early 2000s, in his Stockholm apartment studio, Svanängen made […]

 

Gun Outfit

When: 7.30pm on Monday 19 February 2018 Where: Gullivers, 109 Oldham Street, Manchester, M4 1LW We’re delighted to be working with Gun Outfit again – this time, at Gullivers, with guests Secret Admirer! Like a stone eroded by years in the arroyo, Gun Outfit’s enveloping ‘Western expanse’ aesthetic of guitar levitations and honky-tonk hexes has become gradually […]

 

Douga

When: 7.30pm on Friday 23 February 2018 Where: The Castle Hotel, 66 Oldham Street, Manchester M4 1LE We’re delighted to be working with Douga again – with special guests Chew Magna! Douga are a band who defy description. The name stems from a childhood nickname. This starting point informs the exploration, expression and freedom they set out to […]

 

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