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

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MELVINS MANCHESTER DATE plus MM TICKET COMP
30 November 2006
The Melvins
Rock legends and pioneers The Melvins- The influential reference point for many latter day rock acts, announce details of an initmate, whistle stop UK tour. EXCLUSIVE COMPETITION DETAILS >>

AVA TICKET FOR AVALON - GIG COMP
30 November 2006
Mickey Avalon
Courtesy of LiveNation we have a pair of tickets to give away for Mickey Avalons Manchester date at Nioght & Day on the 11th December

WIN A TRIP TO THE RIFLE RANGE IN 2007
30 November 2006
The Rifles
Previously featured on MM, the rifles hit the road in early march 2007. Details to follow in the new year of an exclusive competition to get tickets

BLOWOUT DIVULGES DECEMBER HAPPENINGS
30 November 2006
Polytechnic
Live stuff coming up at Blowout....Kings Have Long Arms, The Twang, The Mescalitas,Lets Bitter Cinema, Frankie Teardrop, Pottsy, Orphan Boy,Waxplanet, SOTB + many more

HIGH VOLTAGE RECORDS AND GIGS
30 November 2006
The KBC
Gigs!, Records! - High Voltage have hot news for stuff this week - it's good..

FUTURE INFO RE: FUTURESONIC
30 November 2006
Futuresonic, the urban festival of electronic arts and music, is moving from July to May, back to the Spring date it occupied in 2004 - info on events, passes and how to participate

MOTHER F*CKER PLAY MUSIC BOX
28 November 2006
Jackie O Motherfucker
OK - we couldn't resist - it's cheap and it's not clever but how many times can you use that headline ? (Err..twice in a week? - Ed)..This time it's the hand made muses of Tom Greenwood and Nester Bucket this Wednesday at Music Box

A DOGS NOT JUST FOR CHRISTMAS
28 November 2006
I Am Kloot
Join I Am Kloot, Cranebuilders. Indigo Jones and Peter and the Wolf (plus some very special guests) to finish off the musical year in style at Manchester Academy 3 on Wednesday 20th December

METHOD STATEMENT
28 November 2006
The Suzuki Method
Therefore the band announce their final show for 2006, at Mr Trouts infamous club Stab Jacket on the 9th December

TV MOTHER F*CKER PLAYS MANCHESTER!
28 November 2006
OK - we couldn't resist - it's cheap and it's not clever but how many times can you use that headline ? After a sell out show at Academy 3 last week Shepherds Pi return to Night & Day on November 28th supported by Carlis Star, The Sidelines and Sandbox

BUSKING CASE
28 November 2006
Bouncing off the success of their InTheCity event, BUSK returns to the Garratt this Weds (29/11)

OLDHAM CASTLE ASSAULT
24 November 2006
The Amber Club
Tonight it's The Electric Circus #52 : yep well over half a century! - @ The Castle , Oldham

ANSWERING BACK
24 November 2006
The Answering Machine
Yip Yap, a raucous night of live music awaits thee at Blowout tonight in Mancheste

FANDANGO FUN
24 November 2006
Tonight (fri 24th) Fandango celebrate 3 years with a show at Night & Day, headlined by The Bishops

HIGH VOLTAGE ALBUMS UP FOR GRABS !
18 November 2006
Daggers (aka / formerly Bureau)
Courtesy of HIGH VOLTAGE we have three copies of their fantastic new compilation “Full Charge” to give away

GOOD SHOES COMP - THURSDAY GIG PLUS PRIZES ! +note date correction+
18 November 2006
Good Shoes
Good Shoes play Night & Day on Thursday the 23rd - we have a competition to win two places to the gig AND exclusive signed Good Shoes artwork

PAINT IT BLACK
17 November 2006
Black Fiction
The fantabulous BLACK FICTION play Retro Bar tonight (fri 17th Nov) with KAILASH and JACKIE O

HIGH VOLTAGE : BIG CASH PRIZES AND JAKPOT AVAILABLE TONIGHT
16 November 2006
Big Cash Prizes
High Voltage have the second of four launch parties tonight to celebrate the release of their new compilation CD which is out on November 20th. On the bill are MM faves Big Cash Prizes plus The Jakpot and Lucky Star

HOPE RETURNS
16 November 2006
Troubles
Four sixths of the recently defunct Hope Of The States bring their new band Troubles to the Star & Garter on 4th December for one of their first ever live shows courtesy of PopCult. The preposterously named Tim and Sam's Tim and the Sam Band also appear.

RAMPANT ACOUSTICA
16 November 2006
Rachael Kichenside
Catch two of Manchester's brightest up-and-coming solo artists under one roof tonight (Thursday 16th) at the Rampant Lion - Rachael Kichenside and Lucy And The Caterpillar. The Get Out Clause are also on the bill and it all kicks off about 9.

RETURNING HEROES
16 November 2006
Puressence
Puressence release their long awaited comeback single "Palisades" on 4th December. The band will also be playing live at Manchester235 on Wednesday (22nd) along with Omerta at a special gig to be filmed for Channel M.

SAVE IT FOR FRIDAY
16 November 2006
Fear Of Music
Fear Of Music and The Nightjars provide the live entertainment at this week's Club Save Yourself (Fri 17th, Roadhouse) along with quality music til late. £5 in (£4 with flyer) from 9pm.

BOLTON BOYS
16 November 2006
Boy Kill Boy
After a near sell-out appearance at the Ritz the other week, Boy Kill Boy return to the North West for a rather intimate show in Bolton on Wednesday 6th December. The gig is open to all ages and tickets are limited, so don't think about it for too long...

LOVE A BIT OF IT
16 November 2006
Ali Love
Hotly tipped electro-indie troubadour Ali Love is back in the area following his recent In The City appearance, with gigs in Wigan on Wednesday 22nd November and Manchester (Dry Bar) on Friday 24th.

BEN TAYLOR'S MANCUNIAN DEBUT
14 November 2006
Following on from his hugely successful James Morrison & Lloyd Cole supports...Ben (son of American folk legend James Taylor & Carly Simon) plays his first ever Manchester headline show at Manchester Academy on Tues 21 November

RESCHEDULED 17th November GIG FOR BABY BIRD
14 November 2006
Arc Promotions presents Babybird, live at Manchester Academy - The rescheduled gig on the 17th November is valid for original tickets.

AMPLIFIED VOLUMES THIS WEDS
14 November 2006
Amplifier
Amplifier return to Manchester this Wednesday the 15th November at the Academy 3 – also playing are the rather ace Grand Volume ..

BLOWOUT MAPS
10 November 2006
The Answering Machine
Blowout annnounce their next series of hot events for the month of November, beginning with the highly recommended MAPS >>>

IF YOU GO TO ONE GIG THIS WEEK...
08 November 2006
iDresden
Into The Black launches a new club night at the Star & Garter this coming Monday (13th November) with an excellent line-up of iDresden, Amida, Rotary Ten and The Musa House Band. £3 in, from 8pm.

DOUBLE FICTION ROMANCE - TUES AND WEDS
07 November 2006
Its A Buffalo
FictionNonFiction have something on Today (tues 7th) and tomorrow (Weds 8th) - It'll be good, but read on for their cryptic messages - watch out for The Ghost Cats,The Last Chancers,The Dirty Soul Club,Johnny Foreigner,The Fountain,Its A Bufallo

¡FORWARD, RUSSIA! VISIT TOWN WITH GET CAPE - TICKET COMP..
03 November 2006
getcape.wearcape.fly
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>>>

SUBWAY TO THE ROADHOUSE
02 November 2006
Vic Godard / Subway Sect
Post-punk legends Vic Godard & Subway Sect come to the Roadhouse on Sunday 12th November, with support from punk poet Jock Scot (who was once thrown off a Primal Scream tour for being ‘too Rock n Roll’) and Sheffield newcomers Navvy - all for £8.

GET YOUR WINTER JACKETS OUT
02 November 2006
Bromhead's Jacket
Rising Sheffield stars Bromhead's Jacket continue their seemingly endless tour into November and December, visiting Academy 3 next Wednesday (8th November) with support from Oxfam Glamour Models.

BENEFIT FOR MIDDLETON MUSIC MAN
01 November 2006
Mark Burgess
Ex-Chameleons singer Mark Burgess and Puressence will be appearing at Middleton Civic Centre on 25th November at a benefit gig for former Chameleons live keyboard player Andy Moore who is suffering from brain cancer.

ESCAPE TO WIGAN OR DRY BAR
01 November 2006
Make Good Your Escape
Fresh from a quite brilliant ITC appearance, Brighton's Make Good Your Escape return to the North West next week with dates at Wigan's Club Nirvana on Thursday (9th Nov) and Manchester's Dry Bar on Saturday (10th).

OUT OF THE CITY
01 November 2006
The Courteeners
Sick of Peter Street? Still having nightmares about Dry Bar's toilets? Need an antidote to In The City madness but still want to see some great bands? The Courteeners, The Loungs and It's A Buffalo play Latitude at the Globe (Glossop) this Friday (3rd).

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