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SOUNDS FROM THE OTHER CITY - LAMB & WOLF
30 April 2009
Banjo Or Freakout
Lamb & Wolf's SFTOC event is sure to be something special (amongst various things that are already special) at this Sundays all day festival

SSOWB PROMOTE ALBUM WITH WHISTLE STOP NORTHERN TRIP THIS WEEKEND
30 April 2009
Stranger Son
With “Einstein’s Gateway” providing the first real first mini-album from Manchester’s very own, enigmatic Stranger Son of WB, they have a few dates in store over the weekend.

CLOUDSOUND AT FUEL - SAT 2/5
30 April 2009
Ivan Campo
Cloudsounds have another splendid showcase at Fuel featuring Ivan Campo and SR Gents this Saturday

MAPS RE-READ FOR THIS WEEKEND
30 April 2009
It's back, but revised and dusted down into a punter / band friendly format - 1-4 May 2009 : MAPS Festival : Northern Quarter : Manchester

VIPERS ALBUM LAUNCH THIS SAT 2/5 - FREE ENTRY !
30 April 2009
The Vipers
Manchester rockers THE VIPERS launch their MM album of the week, "The Boys On The Burning Deck" this weekend.

SOUNDS FROM THE OTHER CITY - BAD UNCLE'S SUNDAY TREAT
29 April 2009
GNOD
As part of this weekend's SOUNDS FROM THE OTHER CITY, Bad Uncle supply a days worth of entertainment at the United Reformed Church

NATIONAL SHOEGAZE WEEK AT DRY BAR
29 April 2009
Daniel Land And The Modern Painters
This week's “Fucked Up Thursday” at the Dry Bar features an entirely shoegaze bill, comprised of the excellent Thelightshines (London/Manchester), The Insect Guide (Leeds) and a headlining performance by Manchester’s own Daniel Land & The Modern Painters

SOUNDS FROM THE OTHER CITY - RUNNING ORDERS
28 April 2009
Sounds From The Other City is selling fast ! - here are the latest running orders :

INDIE LEGENDS, HOT TIPS AND SUSHI
27 April 2009
Fed up with Top Shop bands and in need of some proper old fashioned indie? Brummie veterans The Nightingales play Night & Day tonight. Later this week there's Richard Swift, Liam Frost and I Like Trains. Listings for the rest of May here too.

FUTURESONIC'S GLASS ACT
23 April 2009
Now in its 14th year, Futuresonic is the UK's leading festival for digital culture, with Philip Glass now confirmed to play RNCM

SCUM AND SEE
23 April 2009
Next week's FICTIONNONFICTION takes place on Monday the 27th April at Retro Bar with S.C.U.M. and Citizens plus Lovelust.

BLOWOUTS SPRING BREAKS
23 April 2009
The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart
BLOWOUT'S forthcoming highlights include local heroes Calvin Party, New Yorkers The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart and Swedish Sonic Cathedral stars Sad Day For Puppets. More bands are being added all the time, so keep checking for updates...

RED DEER'S KLONDYKE THIS FRIDAY (24/4)
22 April 2009
More good news from Red Deer who are hosting a superb night of new folk at the Klondyke Bowling Club, Levenshulme this Friday (24th April)

VESSELS PLAYTIME - SAT 25th APRIL
22 April 2009
Vessels
Vessels play at the Royal Oak in Chorlton with MM's hotly tipped Bugs in Ember

BLINK AND YOU’LL MISS IT
22 April 2009
Delphic
Manchester’s hottest new late night hang out holds a venue pre-launch promo with city’s hottest new band Delphic this Saturday

THE NORTH WILL RISE AGAIN - MANCHESTERMUSIC 78-08
20 April 2009
'The North Will Rise Again..' charts the last thirty years of Manchester music

MONDAY CASIOTONES (20/4)
20 April 2009
Casiotone For The Painfully Alone
Hey!Manchester welcome back Casiotone for the Painfully Alone, with a full band tonight (20/4) at Trof's Deaf Institute

RECORD SOTRE DAY AT PICCADILLY RECORDS THIS SAT (18/4)
17 April 2009
One worthy thing to note this weekend is that it's Record Store Day on April 18th - Piccadilly Records remind us why much loved independent shops are a critical glue to the music scene with a series of in-store DJ slots and offers..

IN THE CITY : APPLY TO PLAY NOW !
12 April 2009
Bands and artists can now apply to be part of ITC Unsigned 2009

OXJAM SUNDAY
12 April 2009
OXJAM begin their summer campaign with an event this Sunday (19th April) at Sandbar, Grosvenor Street - all ticket sales of course go to charity!

TJ EVENTS LATEST & PRETTY MUCH ESSENTIAL GIGS
12 April 2009
65 Days Of Static
Purveyors of the finer end of the alternative music spectrum could do worse than to check out the rather splendid Taylor Johnson catalogue.

SOUNDS FOR THE OTHER CITY- SELLING FAST
04 April 2009
Now firmly established as THE alternative Manchester based festival that doesn't (!) celebrate Manchester, SFTOC is an essential fixture and one that really provides the starting shot for the summers music.. Tickets on sale NOW

TWISTED WHEEL'S INSPIRED SINGLE GIVE-AWAY AND FREE INSTORES
03 April 2009
Twisted Wheel
'My Inspiration' cover of the classic Zombies track available as a free download on hmv.com with album pre-order/digital purchase or instore as a 7" vinyl single - plus news of Manchester In-Store !

NIGHTJARS NEW LP
03 April 2009
The Nightjars
The Nightjars are rather chuffed to announce that first full-length album is here! - Playback and upfront sales are available at tonight's Blowout! gig..

IN THE CITY EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION DEAL
03 April 2009
Registration for In The City 2009 will open on Monday 30th March and, for a limited period and strictly first come first served, will cost just £200 plus VAT

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