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Upcoming shows: Rain Parade... Matthew and the Atlas... Gratis: Makushin... Beans on Toast... Lightheaded + Mt. Misery... Jake Xerxes Fussell... Andrew Wasylyk & Tommy Perman... Cat Clyde... Charlie Parr... Mock Tudors... Dominie Hooper... Steve Wynn... Ryley Walker... Terry Reid... Chime School... The Courettes... Douglas Dare... Tusks... Rachael Lavelle... Roddy Woomble... John Francis Flynn... Old Sea Brigade... Good News... Myriam Gendron... Rob Heron & The Tea Pad Orchestra... Kris Drever... Erland Cooper... Pokey LaFarge... Admiral Fallow... Skinny Lister... The Sheepdogs... The Unthanks in Winter... Emily Barker...

Rain Parade

When: 7.30pm on Sunday 16 June 2024 Where: Night & Day Cafe, 26 Oldham St, Manchester, M1 1JN We’re delighted to be welcoming Paisley Underground legends Rain Parade to Manchester! Rain Parade are set to return with their first UK and European dates since disbanding in 1986, hitting nine countries including a stop-off in Manchester at Night & […]

 

Matthew and the Atlas

When: 7.30pm on Tuesday 18 June 2024 Where: The Strines Nightingale, 105 Strines Rd, Strines, Marple, Stockport SK6 7GE We’re excited to welcoming Matthew and the Atlas to the Strines Nightingale for an intimate solo show! Founded by Matt Hegarty, Matthew and the Atlas was borne of the late 00s folk rock movement as he became […]

 

Gratis: Makushin

When: 7.30pm on Saturday 6 July 2024 Where: Low Four Studio, Deansgate Mews, Great Northern, Manchester M3 4EN Gratis – our series of free entry shows – continues with Makushin plus Hannah Ashcroft! Makushin is the new band formed by singer Nancy Elizabeth, double bassist Jon Thorne and guitarist Peter Philipson, in which they explore the […]

 

Beans on Toast

When: 7pm on Friday 19 July 2024 Where: The Strines Nightingale, 105 Strines Rd, Strines, Marple, Stockport SK6 7GE We’re excited to welcoming Beans on Toast to the Strines Nightingale for an intimate outdoor show! In the middle of a packed-out festival season, the celebrated people’s champion of the modern folk scene, Beans on Toast, stops […]

 

Lightheaded + Mt. Misery

When: 7.30pm on Thursday 25 July 2024 Where: Gullivers, 109 Oldham Street, Manchester, M4 1LW We’re delighted to welcome Lightheaded to Manchester – with tour support from Mt. Misery and local support from Autocamper and Juice Pops! Lightheaded are, simply, a great pop group. Their songs are full of melody and harmony, are bittersweet and memorable, […]

 

Jake Xerxes Fussell

When: 7pm on Wednesday 4 September 2024 Where: The Deaf Institute, 135 Grosvenor Street, Manchester M1 7HE We’re delighted to be welcoming Jake Xerxes Fussell back to Manchester! Reared in Georgia and now settled in North Carolina, Jake Xerxes Fussell has established himself as a devoted listener and contemplative interpreter of a vast array of […]

 

Andrew Wasylyk & Tommy Perman

When: 7.30pm on Wednesday 11 September 2024 Where: Gullivers, 109 Oldham Street, Manchester, M4 1LW We’re delighted to be welcoming Andrew Wasylyk and Tommy Perman to Gullivers! Andrew Wasylyk’s cinematic compositions have been nominated for the Scottish Album of the Year Award and been awarded BBC 6 Music’s Gideon Coe’s Album of the Year. He has […]

 

Cat Clyde

When: 7pm on Wednesday 11 September 2024 Where: YES Basement, 38 Charles Street, Manchester, M1 7DB We’re excited to welcome Cat Clyde back to Manchester, having previously supported Sarah Jarosz. Cat Clyde is a singer/songwriter based out of rural Ontario, Canada. A combination of driven, soulful blues and sweet, folk- tinged, dulcet tones that carry a […]

 

Charlie Parr

When: 7.30pm on Saturday 14 September 2024 Where: Gullivers, 109 Oldham Street, Manchester, M4 1LW We’re delighted to welcome Charlie Parr back to Gullivers! In the music of Charlie Parr, there is a sincere conviction and earnest drive to create. The Minnesota-born guitarist, songwriter, and interpreter of traditional music has released 19 albums over two decades […]

 

Mock Tudors

When: 7.30pm on Tuesday 17 September 2024 Where: Gullivers, 109 Oldham Street, Manchester, M4 1LW We’re delighted to welcome Mock Tudors back! ‘South Yorkshire’s answer to Buzzcocks meet The Sweet’, Mock Tudors‘ frenetic glam infused garage-punk oozed from the basement of Delicious Clam in Sheffield in January of 2022. Since then the band have released a set […]