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< < Archive News Stories on Manchester Music For September, 2003

Bringing you all the News stories from deep in the archives

BLACK FRANCIS HOLDS SERVICE WEDS 1st OCT 2003
30 September 2003
Frank Black
Frank Black, Black Francis or just plain Charles Thompson hits Manchester Academy on October 1st.

BLOW IT OUT...FRIDAY !
30 September 2003
At Chorlton Irish Club on Friday 3rd October, its another excellent BLOWOUT with Bad Man Wagon / Maupa / The Pirouettes / Blowout DJs + Wags (Black Grape/Mondays)

JELLO BIAFRO MAKES MESSIANIC APPEARANCE IN MANC
30 September 2003
To celebrate his most recent spoken word release, "Machine Gun In The Clown's Hand" (3CD/3LP), as well as last April's release, "The Big Ka-Boom, Part One," (LP/CD), JELLO BIAFRA will be appearing at Life café , Manchester on the 19th October.

MEOOW - KITTENS NOT PLAYING
30 September 2003
Kitten Fans - The Tour is postponed but some exclusive goodies are available for we who wait.

CM ZERO SHUTS DOWN TONITE (FRI 26/9/03)
26 September 2003
Fi-Lo Radio
Ok - its tonight - the last CHAIRSMSSING -After the heady first two legs we're back to our rock n roll roots

F-O-B BACK
24 September 2003
Long-running and long-respected event The Booking Now ! : The Festival of Briton hits the Roadhouse this October with a smattering of Manchester punk rock underground stelwarts.

FIRESTARTER
24 September 2003
We Start Fires
Grrril led indie rock group We Start Fires have announced a set of national dates over the next couple of months.

CAPDOWN HIT TOWN
24 September 2003
Capdown
Capdown are currently on their own headline tour with a new single ‘Act Your Rage’ out now on Fierce Panda Records. They hit Manchester University on Thursday 25th September

INFADELS THREATEN SUICIDE
24 September 2003
Club Suicide
Club Suicide is back on Friday 26th September at Charlies with Hackneys' The Infadels.

EXCLUSIVE DOWNLOAD SINGLE
23 September 2003
Oceansize
Now on general release via slected websites is the first Oceansize digital single, 'Catalyst'.

HIGH VOLTAGE STAGE SET FOR NEW SEMESTER
22 September 2003
Forthcoming High Voltage live and club dates have been confirmed for the 27th Sep,3rd, 11th and 18th Oct. The nights take place at Korumba ( just off Oxford Road next to Scu bar and the Aquatic centre.

ITC : KEYNOTE SPEECH TRANSCRIPT - HI-FI PIRACY
22 September 2003
Peter Jamieson, chair of the BPI, now has his In The City address on “BPI AND THE PIRATES” published via the BPI website. You can look at a summary or download the whole speech using the links below.

CATALYST VIDEO AND AUTUMN TOUR DATES
22 September 2003
Oceansize
Exclusive Oceansize tour dates, download info and Video Streams.

A LA MODE - A LA MANC
22 September 2003
Club Night "A La Mode" returns for a monthly slot each 1st Friday at Subclub, Sofa Central

CHAIRSMISSING : TONIGHT (FRI) FEAT: AMPLIFIER
19 September 2003
Amplifier
Amplifier, just having completed their dates with Oceansize, sound off their tour with a home visit, tonight (Fri 19/9) at The Roadhouse

ITC : LONDON ITC SHOWCASE PUTS ON BEST PICKS (updated)
19 September 2003
IN THE CITY returns to London for a best of ITC Unsigned showcase at the Barfly

ACADEMY VENUE WEBSITE : KEY LISTINGS ONLINE
17 September 2003
Check details of the superb website for the Manchester Academy, telling you everything you need to know about who’s visiting and when they’ll be there.

HAVEN IN URBIS THIS FRIDAY
17 September 2003
Haven
After their storming appearance at the V2003 festival Haven return for a one-off special gig at Manchester's Urbis museum on the 19th September 2003

TUES - TONITE FREE BLUESKINS TICKETS ON DOOR @ ROADHOUSE
16 September 2003
The Blueskins
Courtesy of The Roadhouse, MANCHESTERMUSIC.CO.UK readers can make use of an UNLIMITED Guestlist for tonights BLUESKINS (Tues) gig.

ITC : IN THE CITY RADIO SWITCHED ON
12 September 2003
ITC Radio are expecting up to thirty bands a day performing on the studio's live stage from afternoon to early evening - tune in on 106.2FM or via this exclusive link to listen to a webcast anywhere in the world.

ITC: IN THE CITY - ARTIST DOWNLOADS - FOUR TO CHECK
12 September 2003
Four Real Audio Streams of Artists playing at this years official unsigned events

ITC : IN THE CITY - WIN A GUITAR !
12 September 2003
Win Nightmares on Wax tickets plus a top of the range electric guitar courtesy of In the City and DAWSONS

ITC : CHARABANC PRESENT BUSLOADS OF BANDS
11 September 2003
Fi-Lo Radio
Take a very deep breath indeed and then try and read the details of CHARABANCS Mini-ITC Fest - featuring the new and the unknown and the great and the wonderful

ITC : 1000 WATTS SHINE BRIGHTLY
11 September 2003
David R Black
David R Black play Break In The City at the Unicorn this Friday as a warm up for their European date - More Than Here announce some 1000 Watt release info

ITC : SCENIC RAILWAY SHUT DOWN
11 September 2003
Friday's Scenic Railway (feat. George) event has had to be postponed. The good news, however, is that they've managed to scramble some alternatives.

ITC : BANDS ON THE RUN BREAK IN THE CITY
11 September 2003
The Band Agency (part of National Music Network) and pure rock radio station The Storm – provide one of the biggest opportunities ever for unsigned artists to gain exposure, interact and learn from music industry professionals with break In The City

ITC : ART Vs INDUSTRY AT BIG HANDS AND MAT T & PHREDS
11 September 2003
Pop Art vs. Industry have collared Big Hands (Fri) and Matt & Phreds (Sun) for two eclectic evenings.

ITC : CONVENTION UPDATES AND STOP PRESS
11 September 2003
ITC updates and announcements, including latest news and developments

ITC : WRATH GET BUSY @ IN THE CITY
11 September 2003
Les Flames!
Wrath Records unwRap their Retro Rollover Rota of Rollicking Recording artists for this years ITC. Yorkshire hill folk invade urban music industry stronghold this Sunday....read on

ITC : THE ELECTRIC CIRCUS THIS SUNDAY
10 September 2003
At the Roadhouse this Sunday (14th September 2003) we have our official ManchesterMusic.Co.Uk event.THE ELECTRIC CIRCUS becomes our new flagship. : to explore different genres, mix them up a bit, chew them over and spit

ITC : BRIDGEWATER USED FOR TOOLSHED
10 September 2003
Toolshed
Toolshed prepare for the release of their "Pazuzu" EP on Twisted Nerve with a very special concert together with rising star AIDAN SMITH and Chorlton popstar BADLY DRAWN BOY.

ITC : MANCHESTERMUSIC LAUNCHES ITC MICROSITE
09 September 2003
MM Launches ITC microsite with natty links and details on MM's specific activity during the ITC period

ITC : MORE LIFEFORMS TAKE OVER THE CITY
09 September 2003
The Vanities
Over the ITC weekend, Lifeform Recordings have have two continually running events - the ever impressive ECLECTRICITY and VELCRO - Please note that ECLETRICITY is NOW at Po Na Na

ITC : MUSIC IS BETTER
09 September 2003
Roger
The dynamic sounds of Music Is Better takes on "weekender" form at Centro Bar, Tib Street, Northern Quarter, Manchester.

ITC : THREE DAY ANARKHY
09 September 2003
Loose Canon
An event that’s so big its gonna take 3 days to show it all to you!

ITC : NO LOVE LOST
09 September 2003
Palo Alto
Valentine Records hold their ITC shin dig on Friday the 12th September at Font Bar, New Wakefield Street, Manchester.

ITC : NORTHERN AMBITION PLUGS INTO 42nd STREET THIS SAT
09 September 2003
Lisa Brown
As the lights went out on NA's previous venue, the Northern Ambition In The City event has been moved to 42ND STREET NIGHTCLUB, BOOTLE STREET at the very last minute.

PACKET OF THREE
08 September 2003
Kinesis
In what promises to be one of Manchester’s most important break through tours, the fantastic trio of Kinesis, Oceansize and Fi-Lo Radio, take to the road for an Autumn tour.

SOVIET WAVES TONIGHT
05 September 2003
Oceansize
Chairsmissing Zero begins tonight with Ocaensize touring their current single and upcoming album.

RIDE THE CREST OF THE WAVE
01 September 2003
Amplifier
Amplifier pair up with Oceansize for what promises to be a very loud tour with an explosive finale at Chairsmissing

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