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BATTLES, TIDES AND MUCH MORE BESIDES...
31 July 2007
It's VMan Events listings time again with scores of new bands appearing at venues across Manchester. The Tides play the Jabez on Thursday and it's a return for one of 2007's most talked-about bands Battles in October. Full listings from now til then here

BEAT THE SUPER BLACK BASS
31 July 2007
Edward James Bass
Thursday 16th August at the Dry Bar sees the getting together of some of the Northwest's most talented and respected purveyors of dark tinged pop music with Superkings, Edward James Bass, Blacklands and Beat Girl at Dry Bar, all for just £4 in...

HISTORY LESSON. NO, REALLY.
31 July 2007
I Like Trains
Leeds' purveyors of historically educational gloom-pop iLiKETRAiNS release a new single "The Deception" on 10th September followed by a nationwide tour calling at Academy 3 on Wednesday 19th September. So what exactly are they on about this time?

SPEEDING INTO A SOLO CAREER
31 July 2007
Lightspeed Champion
Former Test-Icicle Dev Hynes releases his debut single as Lightspeed Champion this week, with two Manchester dates in September and October. And with acres of positive press for his surprising change of musical direction, it's worth getting tickets early.

D:PERCUSSION - THE FINAL COUNTDOWN
29 July 2007
D:Percussion returns to Castlefield Basin this weekend (Saturday 4th) for sadly the last time. But it's set to go out with a bang with probably the finest line-up of any one day festival this summer - and all for just three quid.

SONIC INVENTIONS
29 July 2007
Vessels
Wotgodforgot returns to the Star & Garter tomorrow (Mon 30th) with a quality line-up of the best up-and-coming post-rock and experimental music: this week, Vessels and Corleone head up the bill with GNOD and Making Faces on first.

POLITBURO SINGLE LAUNCH
26 July 2007
Politburo
Politburo's Manchester launch of "The Oldest Empire" with guests Blacklands and Venus Luxure takes place on Thursday the 26th July at the Star & Garter, Manchester

LONELADY'S PURITY / TOO PURE SINGLES CLUB
26 July 2007
LoneLady
Manchester's very own Lonelady is the very first release on Too Pure's singles club collection this October - there's also a London launch show

UBIK CUBED
26 July 2007
Youth Movie Soundtrack Strategies
New night UBiK launches at Saki Bar in Rusholme on Friday the 17th August 2007 featuring amongst others the fabulous Youth Movies

DON'T FORGET TO REMEMBER SEPTEMBER
24 July 2007
Puressence
New single, album and national tour in September for Failsworth's finest... all the details here

ORCHESTRAL MANOUEVRES
23 July 2007
The Hellset Orchestra
Nottingham's outstanding 7-piece prog-post-math-rock-classical-rave ensemble The Hellset Orchestra are one reason not to miss FictionNonFiction this week (Tue 24th); local blues-rock heroes Hard Luck Child are another. Need more? Well it's free in...

OCEANIC FREE SUNDAY EVENT @ URBIS - 22/7
21 July 2007
Oceansize
Free Urbis Event this Sunday afternoon (22/7) featuring OCEANSIZE

MANCHESTER MOBS LODESTAR
19 July 2007
The Whip
There's a brand new music festival in Cambridgeshire on Sunnyridge Farm near the village of Lode at the end of August, featuring some top Mancunian bands...

SATIN PEACHES GIG (17/7) AND FREE TRACK
17 July 2007
The Satin Peaches announce first UK tour which hist the Roadhouse tonight (Tues 17/7) plus how to get a free download

JAZZ PERFECTORS
16 July 2007
The manchester jazz festival starts on 21st July – but for those who couldn’t wait to fill their ears with a slice of fresh jazz there's a podcast facility now available with essential previews

VANCE HEADLINES BURY'S MET
16 July 2007
Foy Vance
This Thursday, The Winelight Club have the return of FOY VANCE at The Met, Bury

FICTIONAL CHARACTORS
16 July 2007
Heads We Dance
This Tuesday at Tiger Lounge it's FNF - Check out Heads We Dance - they're from Yorkshire and pretty cool as are our homespun electro aces DoubleJo(h)nGrey - Bitterly Ironic bring up the rear.

IN THE NEIGHBOURHOOD
12 July 2007
Working For A Nuclear Free City
If you're down Chorlton way, pop into The Good Neighbourhood this Friday (13th) and again on the 27th..

EAT TO THE BEAT
12 July 2007
The Search Map
This Thursday, the 12th July, Dry Bar is host to another seminal Beat Promotions event with the Search Map, The Sandells and Loki

BUFF BANG POW BACK AT ITS NEW HOME – THE PHOENIX
11 July 2007
Orphan Boy
Join BBP! at their launch night – Saturday 14 July 2007 9.30pm till 2.00am - It's then a regular appointment on the second Saturday night each month.

SOUNDS FROM THE CORNERHOUSE
10 July 2007
Liz Green
From gallery to gig venue - Cornerhouse hosts a series of summer shows from bands, DJs and visual artists.

MUSICAL FRIENDSY
10 July 2007
Buen Chico
Friends of Mine is back live @ Joshua Brooks this Saturday 14th July

CIRCUS ROCKS THE LOUNGE
06 July 2007
The Dukes of Portland
The Circus whirls round again at Mint Lounge on Wednesday July 18th with Colours Run, Dukes of Portland and Joel Atkins

REDUCE YOUR CARBON FOOTPRINT - USE LOCAL JAZZ PRODUCE!
06 July 2007
mjf is now in its 12th year and shows no signs of deviating from its mission to champion the work of North West jazz artists. The festival runs from 21st to 28th July across Manchester city centre, at 8 venues within easy walking distance of each other

RUBY LOUNGE HOSTS 2007 SERIES OF SHOWCASES
06 July 2007
The HMV / Kerrang! Showcase is now at THE RUBY LOUNGE (at the side of Debenhams)- details of August listings here ..

ZICO DATE
06 July 2007
Zico Chain
Zico bring a sort of homecoming for one of their members as they take on Satans Hollow with Flood Of Red and The Ghost Of A Thousand.

OXFAM CALLS ON MANCHESTER MUSIC FANS TO JOIN THE UK’S BIGGEST EVER MUSIC FESTIVAL
06 July 2007
Oxfam is calling for music fans in Manchester to get involved with the Oxjam music festival and organise an event in time for October, helping to raise a total more than £1 million for Oxfam.

POTTS STORE
06 July 2007
David Potts
David Potts has announced that his new eBay store is now open with some extra special offers

FAT SOUNDS SOFTLY
06 July 2007
BoneBox
Those Fat Northerner folks have now moved into the burgeoning New Folk / Alt Country arena with the upcoming Digital Northerner Compilation (#3)

NIGHT & DAY'S LONGEST NIGHTS
06 July 2007
The Deadbeats
Night & Day presents a July calender to keep us all busy this summer, in between the festival season.

ON TOP OF THE WORLD 2007
06 July 2007
After a year of making new music, young musicians of Greater Manchester come together for a unique and exciting performance at prestigious venue, The Lowry, Salford Quays.

SHUT YOUR EYES BEFORE CLICKING HERE
05 July 2007
Shut Your Eyes And You'll Burst Into Flames
...if you are of a nervous disposition. Yes, Leeds' messiest electrocore noise-merchants Shut Your Eyes And You'll Burst Into Flames are back in town on Tuesday (10th) - headlining Club Pow Wow at the Attic with supports Mr.Fang, iDRESDEN & Sir Yes Sir.

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