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< < Archive News Stories on Manchester Music For October, 2006

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ITC06: THE STORY SO FAR
29 October 2006
Two days down and three to go... read ManchesterMusic's ITC blog for up to the minute news and reviews, or come and have a nosey in our photo album.

ITC06: FICTIONAL WEEKEND
27 October 2006
Can't take all the glitz and the schmoozing? Get down to Tiger Lounge, where FictionNonFiction provide an alternative weekend's entertainment. It's all free to get in, and kicks off sometime round Saturday dinnertime...

ITC06 : 235LIVE OPENS WITH UNMISSABLE ITC CALENDAR
27 October 2006
235Live Manchester's new intimate live performance venue opens it's doors with an essential ITC line up

ITC06 : 100 ACTS AT DRY BAR !!!
27 October 2006
It's almost time. Beginning this Friday (27th Oct) and lasting until the following Tuesday (31st Oct), five days of the most eclectic selection of bands grace three stages at Dry Bar

ITC06 : THREE NIGHTSTAND
27 October 2006
News of a series of free (or £1!) events beginning as In The City closes

ITC06: GO OUT TO BLOWOUT
26 October 2006
Gabrielle's Wish
The full line-ups and timings for Blowout's In The City events at the Bierkeller and Salford's Islington Mill. Where? Fear not, we've done you a map...

ITC06 : BREAK IN THE CITY - INFO & LINKS
25 October 2006
News of Break In The City, offering FREE Education days, Live music & club nights

ITC06 : MOVE ASIDE FOR KICHENSIDE
25 October 2006
Rachael Kichenside
In The City...it’s all boys in bands thrashing round guitars - or is it ?

CHARLATANS SINGLES / DVD COMPILATION plus UK TOUR NEWS
25 October 2006
The Charlatans
The Charlatans celebrate their long and illustrious history with 'Forever. The Singles', a unique album and DVD chronicling the band's story from 1990 to the present day - plus news ofa UK Tour this Autumn / Winter

IN THE OCEAN 06 - BIG BANG IN BOLTON THIS FRIDAY
25 October 2006
Oceansize
For a special halloween show, Oceansize will be headlining the Soundhouse in Bolton on Friday the 27th of October

ITC06 : NIGHT N DAY LINE REVEAL RATHER SPECIAL UPS
25 October 2006
As expected, Night & Day have announced a rather special,eclectic and selective round up of ITC events over the next week... READ ON>>

TWAT VANS TEST DRIVE
25 October 2006
Pooler
New night Twat Van launches this Wednesday the 25th October 2006 @ the Star and Garter

¡FORWARD, RUSSIA! VISIT TOWN WITH GET CAPE - INFO AND TICKET COMP..
24 October 2006
¡Forward, Russia!
THE LOTW TOUR 2006 PRESENTS Forward Russia with support from Get Cape. Wear Cape. Fly! and Channel One at the Academy - want to win tickets ? - info and further line up details

ITC06 : DON'T WASTE ONE MORE MINUTE ORDERING THIS!
24 October 2006
Omerta
Single of the week both here and on XFM, Omerta's "One More Minute" hits the shops on Monday (30th). Currently on a national tour, catch them at Blowout during ITC as well as an acoustic instore at Piccadilly Records.

RHYTHM AND BLUES
24 October 2006
Manchester City's Eastlands stadium is hosting an exhibition of Mancunian music memorabilia until the end of the year including exhibits from Oasis, the Smiths and the Stone Roses.

ITC06 : NOT ALONE
23 October 2006
LoneLady
Local angry guitarslinger LoneLady tops off a brilliant year that's seen her impress Tony Wislon, XFM and the SXSW seminar, with appearances at the ITC official launch (28/10) and Manchester's most bizarre club night AutoTestPilot (26/11)

ITC06: FRIENDS OF OURS
23 October 2006
Friends Of Mine take over the Joshua Brooks for three days during In The City, playing host to The Courteeners, Cohesion, Josephine Oniyama, Gideon Conn, The VCs and more...

OVER AND OUT
23 October 2006
The V.C S
After four years of entertaining us with their glorious sci-fi surf-pop, The VCs have decided to call it a day. Their final two Manchester gigs are at Friends Of Mine on 28th Oct (see above) and Dry Bar on the 30th with a farewell show in Wigan on 1st Nov

ITC06 : BOHEMIAN RHAPSODIES
23 October 2006
Green Bohemia @ The Green Room presents a full day of live music on Saturday 28th and an evening event on Monday 30th, with 29 acts confirmed over the two days including Gillan Edgar, Gideon Conn and The Starfighter Pilot - and it's free to get in.

ITC06 : AND THE SHORTLIST IS...
22 October 2006
ITC has picked the bands they believe will become household names, the next big thing....

ITC06 : OH CITY I LOVE YOU
22 October 2006
The In the City music festival in Manchester kicks off next weekend in multiple venues across the city

IT'S A TUESDAY
22 October 2006
Its A Buffalo
Latest Akoustik Anarkhy signings It's A Buffalo play this week's FictionNonFiction (Tiger Lounge, Tuesday 24th), also featuring Hard Luck Child, Stroszek and Eyes Wide... and the usual excellent missive from FNFHQ. Seeping woodwork gratitude? Yes please.

PEEL TRIBUTE WEEK SEES PJ HARVEY SESSIONS RELEASED
19 October 2006
P J Harvey
The legendary PJ Harvey's The Peel Sessions spanning 1991 - 2004 will be released to coincide with the annual John Peel celebrations

WHAT’S THE STORY? LOWRY’S GLORY?
18 October 2006
Oasis
LS Lowry’s paintings inspire new Oasis video

ITC06 - DRY BAR FIVE DAY FEST LISTINGS
18 October 2006
The full listings for the 100 band, 5day, 3 stage ITC06 Fest organised by Glasswerk and Vman have been announced

HUGH NEWS
18 October 2006
Hugh Cornwell, original, former Strangler and one of the UK ’s finest song-writing talents plays The Academy, Manchester

SAVE UP FOR SAVE YOURSELF
17 October 2006
Hot line ups for the chillier nights comes our way via SAVE YOURSELF! which is on next Friday the 20TH October at the ROADHOUSE

POWER DISCHARGE
17 October 2006
Snowfight In The City Centre
Hot news from the High Voltage Camp this week about their latest releases and promos including key releases from SNOWFIGHT and THE ANSWERING MACHINE

MANCHESTER DATE FOR LEMMY plus COMP NEWS
17 October 2006
Motorhead
The Motörhead legend roars into Manchester this November - info plus how to win tickets...

LIP SERVICE - GET THE FLAMING COACH TO BLACKPOOL
17 October 2006
The Flaming Lips
News of a free coach offer to the Flaming Lips gig in Blackpool on the 8th November (manchester is sold out..)

PIN THE COCK ON THE MONKEY
10 October 2006
TVH-3
What are you doing tonight (10th)? Come and celebrate FictionNonFiction's birthday at Tiger Lounge. It's free in as usual and they've got The Pedestrians, The Vipers and a rare performance by their very own sci-fi-post-electropunk outfit TVH-3.

RUNNING UP THE HILL - BLOWOUT / CONCRETE ALL DAYER THIS SATURDAY
04 October 2006
The Longcut
Get on the bus for 'THAT MANCHESTER' - An all day extravaganza brought to you by Blowout and Concrete Recordings this Saturday (7/10)

KLONDYKE BASTARDS
04 October 2006
The Bastard Sons Of Johnny Cash play the Manchester Klondyke Club in Levenshulme on the 13th Oct

WISH COMING TRUE
04 October 2006
Gabrielle's Wish
Gabrielles Wish have announced a few dates throughout October, including support slots with The Fall and New Order and a headline set this Friday (6th) at Oldham Castle.

FAILSWORTH HEROES HIT THE ROAD
04 October 2006
Puressence
Failsworth legends Puressence have announced a major autumn/winter tour ahead of their long-awaited new single "Palisades". The tour starts this Saturday in Birmingham, and concludes at Manchester Ritz on 14th December.

MAGIC LAMP
04 October 2006
The Second Floor
Manchester's gig of the week has to be Thursday (5th) at Joshua Brooks, where Lamp presents Air Cav, The Second Floor and Loose Canon for the bargain price of £2 with a flyer.

SILENT NIGHTS
04 October 2006
The Silent Parade
Atmospheric indie-rockers The Silent Parade release their debut single on Monday (Oct 9th) and there are dates at the Roadhouse (Sunday 8th) and LateRoom (Fri 13th) to accompany the release.

TRANSPENNINE EXPRESS
02 October 2006
Reverend And The Makers
Hailing from Sheffield, Reverend & the Makers are already on the way to following their mates the Arctic Monkeys' success. Their first major headline tour brings them to the Jabez on Monday 9th October with hugely popular local support from the Children.

THIS WEEK ON PLANET FNF...
01 October 2006
Loose Canon
This week (Tuesday 3rd) at FictionNonFiction there's sometime Akoustik Anarkhy stars Loose Canon, up and coming Leeds band The Bazaars, and jangly MM faves Amida. As ever it's free to get in, and they've sent us another of those wonderful messages...

HEAD FOR THE HILLS
01 October 2006
The Answering Machine
This Friday (6th Oct) sees the launch of a new live-based club night at The Globe in Glossop. Organised by the MyDad label, the first night features The Answering Machine, Otra Mano and Silent Parade.

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