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GIVE ME A BIG MAC AND SOME CRADDOCK
22 February 2008 / Academy 2 / Manchester
:: Amy MacDonald ::
Many of the hemmed in 800 plus crowd members, stop off at the box office on the way out to pick up tickets for Amyís return to Manchester in May

NORTHERN ROCK
26 February 2008 / Night & Day / Manchester
:: The Domino State :: Sloganeer :: Twilight Robin ::
Their way with a tune recalls great lost Manc-Wigan hopefuls The Railway Children in their post-Factory prime...

FIRE & BRIMSTONE
27 February 2008 / Academy 3 / Manchester
:: Lowline :: Dragons :: El Policia :: Exit Calm ::
Anthony Tombling Jnr looks less like he should be fronting a band than attending his offspring's graduation or something, but there's no lack of intensity in his performance

BUZZARDS, BOOZE AND THE BALLAD OF THE LAWNMOWER ACCIDENT
29 February 2008 / Cross Street Chapel / Manchester
:: Liz Green :: George Thomas And The Owls :: Sam Amidon ::
The Red Deer Club Tour arrives in town for some gospel folk reverence.

SUNDRY & NOCTURNAL
09 February 2008 / Club Academy (Academy 4) / Manchester
:: Sons And Daughters :: Black Kids ::
There was real joy here in blasting through violent songs of hate and murder

CATHERINE RINGS THE BELLE (GENIUS- ARTHUR LEE)
17 February 2008 / Ruby Lounge / Manchester
:: Starless And Bible Black :: BoneBox :: Belle of Les Bois & The Semi Precious Gents :: Murmurs of Tension ::
Second event in the GENIUS collection with local bands playing a short set based around a theme for the day

DEATH RACE 2008
12 February 2008 / Tiger Lounge / Manchester
:: The Vipers :: DennisHopperChoppers :: Necrophiliacs ::
A single red bulb draped over a microphone stand illuminates the stage, although it seems as thought thatís the only light in the place

SINISTER FOOTWEAR
11 February 2008 / Ruby Lounge / Manchester
:: Calvin Party :: The Sandells :: The Bent Moustache ::
Another night on the interesting fringes of music, then - good to see Ruby Lounge very much coming into its own in 2008.

SHAKE YOUR BONES
13 February 2008 / Ruby Lounge / Manchester
:: BoneBox :: The Bottomfeeders :: Watch This Fire Spread :: Youth Honey ::
Bone-box lead an assault on the senses with honey, fire and latex.

DEVILS ADVOCATE
16 February 2008 / The Castle / Oldham
:: Lucifer Over Lancashire :: This Is My Lawnmower :: The 66 ::
Donít expect chart placings or cool, trendy hair product sponsorship but do expect something uncompromisingly vulgar and utterly brilliant.

THIS IS FOR LOVERS
14 February 2008 / Dry Bar / Manchester
:: Monster Island :: Politburo ::
Invention is still alive and itís all happening here.

NO NEED TO BURY THE HATCHET
12 February 2008 / The Met / Bury (mcr)
:: Warren Gaskell :: Emma Foreman :: Dan Melrose :: Lee Mitchell :: The Laundrette Poets ::
Another Winelight Club event with plenty of surprises...

WHALE SONG
07 February 2008 / Night & Day / Manchester
:: Noah & The Whale ::
Noah & The Whale blend youth and maturity with the a substantial acoustic armoury

DRY BY SHOOTINGS
07 February 2008 / Dry Bar / Manchester
:: The Drake Equation :: Mr. Fist :: The Search Map :: The Generalissimos ::
The perfect complement to what must be the equivalent of of half a dozen guys letting off army surplus bazookas at the audience

Go Lebanon :: Liondialer
06 February 2008 / Retro Bar / Manchester
:: The Window Right :: Denis Jones ::
The sound of the landscape screaming as flickers of other worlds slip through rips in spacetime

ARISE, QUEEN ALICE
06 February 2008 / Ruby Lounge / Manchester
:: Rachael Kichenside :: Alice and The Majesty :: Ash Mountain :: Risa Hall ::
The Country Club arrives back at The Ruby Lounge in styleÖ

HE AINíT HEAVYÖ
07 February 2008 / Ruby Lounge / Manchester
:: Deadstring Brothers :: The Medicine Bow :: The Travelling Band :: The Yellhounds ::
The Deadstring Brothers bring a little bit of Detroit to The Ruby Lounge.

SMELL THE GRASS
03 February 2008 / Retro Bar / Manchester
:: This Is My Lawnmower :: The Dead Class ::
Possibly an even sillier name than Ten Foot Toads is This Is My Lawnmower

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