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< < Archive News Stories on Manchester Music For September, 2007

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BADLY DRAWN BOY ANNOUNCES SPECIAL ONE OFF SHOW IN HOMETOWN - WIN A PAIR OF TICKETS COURTESY OF AFTERSHOW
30 September 2007
Badly Drawn Boy
Badly Drawn Boy will headline a special one off show at The Aftershow, a new club-night started by Danny McNamara from Embrace and held every Thursday at Sankeys in Manchester - here's a chance to win a pair of tickets

LIGHTSPEED CHAMPIONS MIDNIGHT SURPRISE - TICKET & SINGLE COMP
30 September 2007
Lightspeed Champion
Courtesy of DOMINO RECORDS we have one pair of tickets for Lightspeed’s gig at the Roadhouse on the 5th October plus a copy of the new single

IN CONTROL - FILM, BOOK & CD COMPETITION
30 September 2007
Joy Division
Win a soundtrack CD, a copy of Deborah Curtis’ book Touching From A Distance and a pair of tickets for a weekday screening of the film of the year for anyone interested in Manchester Music - Courtesy of The Cornerhouse

METAL MAYHEN COMPS CONTINUE ! - MORE CHANCES TO WIN FREE ENTRY TO HEAVY ROCK EVENTS
30 September 2007
Not to be missed - we have pairs of tickets for essential upcoming metal events in Manchester

BBC RADIO DJ LAUNCHES CHESHIRE’S FIRST COLLEGE RECORD LABEL
27 September 2007
BBC Radio DJ Mark Radcliffe is voicing his support for the regions’ first College record label being launched to help the crème of musical talent achieve its ambitions.

NEW HAWKS NEW EP
27 September 2007
Dan Heywood / New Hawks
Dan Haywood’s New Hawks' new release on Timbreland is simply entitled "EP" - released on the 8th October 2007 the record will be available in CD format.

NANCY'S BATTLE FROM THIS MONDAY
27 September 2007
Nancy Elizabeth
NANCY ELIZABETH release her debut album for Leaf entitled "Battle and Victory"

FLYING WOMBATS
27 September 2007
The Wombats
The WOMBATS have announced a headline tour of the UK for December 2007

ITC 07 : THERE'S A BRAND NEW DANCE, BUT I DON'T KNOW ITS NAME...
27 September 2007
In the City 2007 announces news of keynote speakers including Mute founder Daneil Miller and Sub-Pop’s Jonathan Poneman

BATTLES PLUS MORE AT VMAN MANCHESTER
27 September 2007
Battles
After selling out their show with Reverend & The Makers, VmanEvents announce live highlights for October / November including Battles on the 17th October

RED HOT DUTCH.... INDIE POP, THAT IS...
25 September 2007
Not technically Manchester this one. No, if you want to see four of the finest indie-pop-noise-fuzz bands in Holland all on one bill for a fiver, you'll need to get to Liverpool (Fri 28th), or more bizarrely Gt Harwood nr. Accrington (Thu 27th)...

PARTY ON
25 September 2007
Calvin Party
Local underground legends Calvin Party have a few dates coming up prior to the release of their fourth album early next year - including Salford on 14th October and support on The Wedding Present's tour.

OLDHAM ELECTRIC
25 September 2007
The Vanguard (mcr)
ManchesterMusic is back in Oldham this Friday night (28th) with dark atmospheric indie from The Vanguard and slow motion fuzz from Little Engine. Electric Circus @ The Castle, doors 10pm, bands first then indie disco til 3am

GET IN A TWIST
25 September 2007
Twisted Wheel
Two dates this week for urban poet Jonny Brown and his crew; Thursday 27th at Sankeys (The Aftershow) and Saturday 29th over in Sheffield (Raynor Lounge).

ROADHOUSE ALL AGES THIS SUNDAY WITH HOT NEW BREAKING ACTS
24 September 2007
Jakobinafina
Roasting hot new acts JAKOBINARINA and THE SATIN PEACHES play the Roadhouse this Sunday the 30/9 (6-9pm) for an all ages gig. CITY ROYALS complete the startling bill.

METAL MAYHEN COMPS CONTINUE ! - CHANCE TO WIN FREE ENTRY TO NEXT WEEKS DIMMU BORGIR GIG
23 September 2007
Dimmu Borgir visit Manchester on the 30th September when they visit the Academy 2 – we have one pair of tickets for a lucky winner

NIGHT DAY'S COUNTDOWN TO GMT
19 September 2007
Asobi Seksu
Night & Day Café announces its October schedule. Check the N&D site for individual listings and In The City details - highlights include regular fixture Country Club and Asobi Seksu at the end of the month

DON'T FORGET TO REMEMBER TO BUY THIS ALBUM
19 September 2007
Puressence
Regular readers of the MM review pages will have noticed that album of the week winners Puressence are on the verge of releasing their new album

360 INDUSTRY SHOWCASE AND PANEL - WEDS @ JABEZ
11 September 2007
Freemaker
The 360 Degrees Showcase hits Jabez Clegg on Wednesday (12th September) featuring : Kev Fox/The Aeroplanes/JyrojetsMaybe/Myrtle Tyrtle/Freemaker : Doors open early for a mini-music conference-Entry £5/£3 with guest speakers + industry resource CD

WINELIGHT THIS TUES PLUS INSPIRAL SOLO ON SATURDAY AND SUNDAY ALL DAYER
10 September 2007
Tom Hingley / Tom Hingley & The Lovers
The rather excellent Winelight Clubs next show in Bury is on Tuesday 11th September, followed by Inspiral Tom Hingley in a rare solo acoustsic show and news of a chilled all dayer, all at The Met in Bury..

METAL MAYHEN COMPS CONTINUE ! - FREE REUBEN TICKETS AND THE CHANCE TO WIN ENTRY TO NEXT SUNDAY'S TURISAS GIG
10 September 2007
Through September to October we’ve begun a series of metal competitions courtesy of Live Nation - in this comp win tickets for TURISAS next Sunday and REUBEN on the 24th September

TWO CHANCES TO HAVE YOUR MUSICAL BRAIN REWIRED * Recommended *
10 September 2007
The Search Map
Wotgodforgot have two nights of experimental post-rock, folk electronica and more this week - tomorrow (Tuesday 11th) sees I Concur, The Pattern Theory, Cyril Snear and The Search Map at Dry Bar then Sunday (16th) there's Golden Disko Ship at Cafe Saki.

AFTERSHOW
09 September 2007
The Ting Tings
As if you didn't know September the 13th 2007 has a whole new kind of club coming to Manchester. And it's one that's definitely going to shake things up.

ELAH VALLEY'S BIBLICAL DELIGHTS
07 September 2007
Laura Groves
Elah Valley Presents Little Neemo, Laura Groves, Kathryn Edwards and Tom Barnes at Big Hands on Wednesday the 19th September

HEY! MANCHESTER WITH TWILIGHT SAD THIS MONDAY PLUS LISTINGS NEWS
07 September 2007
The Twilight Sad
Hey! Manchester have a series of new events lined up starting with the incredible Twilight Sad this Monday

SPEECHLESS AT N&D
07 September 2007
The next Speechless With Sound takes place at Night & Day on the 19th Sept

JAZZ - BLAKE WILNER AT MATT & PHREDS
07 September 2007
The Blake Wilner Quartet announces Jazz Services sponsored tour of the UK hitting Matt and Phreds on the 27th September 2007

ALPS SINGLE AND ALBUM TOUR
07 September 2007
Nine Black Alps
The Nine Black Alps ‘Loves Or Hates’ site is now live as the band announce a new single and UK Tour - the band hit Manchester on the 8th October and Preston on the 12th

SUNDAY SMITH
07 September 2007
Aidan Smith
Aidan plays with the Travelling band and Down the Tiny Steps at Sideways Saloon at the Bay Horse, Thomas Street this Sunday

FUTURESONIC 2008
07 September 2007
In 2008, the Futuresonic festival will once again be in May, with the focus weekend 1-4 May.

KEITH POP ROUND
07 September 2007
Keith
Blowout & Friends of Mine come together to present a low-key one off show from local heroes KEITH at the GOOD NEIGHBOURHOOD night @ The Royal Oak in Chorlton

BIKERS UNITE !
07 September 2007
The Levenshulme Bicycle Orchestra
LBO are back with an even more bonkers project - be warned they actually sound quite good too

BAD UNCLE SAKI
07 September 2007
Band Uncle are back with more strangely eclectic events at the fast rising Cafe Saki, this September

JOIN THE GUESTLIST
07 September 2007
Modernaire
GUESTLIST, a brand new unsigned night is coming to Manchester’s Retro Bar.

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