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Upcoming shows: 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... Euros Childs... Roddy Woomble... Mikey Kenney... John Francis Flynn... Old Sea Brigade... Coruja Jones... Good News... Myriam Gendron... Rob Heron & The Tea Pad Orchestra... Tropical Fuck Storm... Kris Drever... Erland Cooper... Pokey LaFarge... Admiral Fallow... Skinny Lister... The Sheepdogs... Svaneborg Kardyb... The Unthanks in Winter... Jim Moray... Emily Barker... Martin Kohlstedt...

Terry Reid

When: 7.30pm on Sunday 29 September 2024 Where: Band on the Wall, 26 Swan Street, Manchester M4 5JZ We’re pleased to be working with Terry Reid for the first time! Terry Reid – ‘Superlungs’ as he’s affectionately known – is without doubt one of the greatest rock/soul voices this country has ever produced or is indeed […]

 

Chime School

When: 7.30pm on Wednesday 2 October 2024 Where: Gullivers, 109 Oldham Street, Manchester, M4 1LW We’re delighted to be working with Chime School for the first time! The love-affair with San Francisco is real. Chime School are the latest in a run of acclaimed Bay Area groups to hit the UK. Marrying the pristine jangle of […]

 

The Courettes

When: 8pm on Thursday 3 October 2024 Where: Night & Day Cafe, 26 Oldham St, Manchester, M1 1JN We’re delighted to be welcoming The Courettes back to Night & Day Cafe. The Courettes is an explosive rock duo from Denmark and Brazil who found the perfect blend between garage rock, 60s Girl Group, Wall of Sound, r&b, surf […]

 

Douglas Dare

When: 7.30pm on Thursday 3 October 2024 Where: YES Pink Room, 38 Charles Street, Manchester, M1 7DB We’re excited to welcome Douglas Dare back to Manchester – this time, to YES! There was a moment onstage, at the end of his most recent tour, when Douglas Dare knew it was time for a shift. He’d released […]

 

Tusks

When: 7.30pm on Friday 4 October 2024 Where: Gullivers, 109 Oldham Street, Manchester, M4 1LW We’re delighted to be working with Tusks again! London-based songwriter, producer and multi-instrumentalist Emily Underhill creates atmospheric, arresting alternative pop under the moniker Tusks. Drawing comparisons to Sigur Rós and Explosions In The Sky, Tusks gained support from the likes of […]

 

Rachael Lavelle

When: 7pm on Friday 11 October 2024 Where: Low Four Studio, Deansgate Mews, Great Northern, Manchester M3 4EN We’re delighted to welcome Rachael Lavelle back – this time, to Low Four! Dublin-born singer and composer Rachael Lavelle’s debut album Big Dreams, released via her Rest Energy label, has quickly seen her become recognised as one of […]

 

Euros Childs

When: 7pm on Friday 11 October 2024 Where: YES Basement, 38 Charles Street, Manchester, M1 7DB We’re excited to welcome Euros Childs back to Manchester, for the first time since 2017! Euros Childs has been making music for over thirty years, as a solo artist and as the frontman of Gorky’s Zygotic Mynci. He’s released 19 […]

 

Roddy Woomble

When: 7pm on Wednesday 16 October 2024 Where: YES Basement, 38 Charles Street, Manchester, M1 7DB We’re delighted to welcome Roddy Woomble back – this time, to YES! With his enigmatic and poetic lyrics, warm baritone voice and consummate gift for a tune, Roddy Woomble is widely considered to be among Scotland’s best contemporary songwriters. Over […]

 

Mikey Kenney

When: 7.30pm on Wednesday 16 October 2024 Where: Gullivers, 109 Oldham Street, Manchester, M4 1LW We’re delighted to be working with Mikey Kenney again! Mikey Kenney is an original. A passionate and well-respected advocate for traditional music – a brilliant Liverpool-style fiddler drawing primarily on his native North West English and Irish heritage – but grounded […]

 

John Francis Flynn

When: 7.30pm on Monday 21 October 2024 Where: Trades Club, Holme Street, Hebden Bridge HX7 8EE We’re delighted to welcome John Francis Flynn to the Trades Club in Hebden Bridge. The release of his second album Look Over the Wall, See the Sky last The November kicked off a huge start to the year for […]