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Upcoming shows: Tropical Fuck Storm... The Wave Pictures... Hania Rani... Aoife O’Donovan... The Lovely Eggs... Pet Deaths... The Courettes... Ríoghnach Connolly & Honeyfeet... Darren Hayman... Vetiver... La Luz... Francis Lung... John Francis Flynn... Jenny Hval... Ben Caplan... Advance Base + Karima Walker... Jeffrey Martin & Anna Tivel... Xenia Rubinos... Lael Neale... The Handsome Family... Rory Butler... Dana Gavanski... Charles Watson... Penguin Cafe... Ólafur Arnalds... Polly Paulusma... Tommy Alexander... The Dears... The Sheepdogs... The Burning Hell... Angel Olsen... John Craigie... Dustin O’Halloran... Plastic Mermaids... Dan Mangan... Josh Rouse... Julie Odell... Heartless Bastards... Alice Boman... Jesca Hoop... Stars... Rachel Baiman...

When: 2pm until late on Sunday 3 May 2015
Where: St Philip’s Church, Encombe Place, Salford, Lancashire, M3 6FJ

Hey! Manchester is delighted to be curating a stage at this year’s Sounds From The Other City – our seventh year in a row! SFTOC is a one-day music festival that celebrates the diversity of Greater Manchester’s ‘other city’.

The 12-hour event places many of the city’s favourite promoters –  including Now Wave, Comfortable on A Tightrope, Wotgodforgot, Red Deer Club and Bad Uncle – into several of our favourite venues and drinking establishments: the Kings Arms, Islington Mill, First Chop Brewing arm and the Old Pint Pot.

Hey! Manchester is excited to be returning to a very special venue in 2015: St Philip’s Church. The building is one of Greater Manchester’s finest Georgian buildings, dating back to 1825, and its Greek style is unique in Salford.

Our line-up this year features Jane Weaver, Zun Zun Egui, Pinkshinyultrablast, Brown Brogues v PINS, Cale Tyson and Will Varley – a diverse collection of artists, ranging from psychedelic pop and post-punk, via shoegaze and garage, through to country and folk music. We love them all – and we’re hoping you might too. Give them a spin below:

To check out who else is playing Sounds From The Other City, attend the event on Facebook.

Tickets, priced £20 and giving access to all stages, are available from North Tea Power, the Font bars and online via Skiddle.com.



All shows are 18+ unless otherwise stated.

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