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< < Archive News Stories on Manchester Music For September, 2008

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DELUXE FRICTION
29 September 2008
St Deluxe
Need to get away from the In The City madness but still want to catch a few live bands? Constant Friction returns to Oldham Jackson's Pit on Saturday (4th) with St. Deluxe, Kni9hts and Liam1987.

ITC08: IN THE CITY LISTINGS: DRY BAR / REVOLUTION / MINT LOUNGE / ALTER EGO
29 September 2008
All the listings and times (to date - there are some slots still to be filled) for Designer Magazine's ITC fringe event.

EAT THESE BEATS
29 September 2008
Anteater
With Forward Russia on an indefinite break, Tom Woodhead brings his solo electronica project AnteAter to Dry Bar on Thursday (2nd) with support from The Black Paths and Copycats.

ITC08 : 30 YEARS IN THE LIFE OF REILLY
29 September 2008
The Durutti Column
Tuesday 7th October sees the climax of Ruby Lounge's impressive In The City schedule as the High Street venue hosts The Durutti Column's 30th Anniversary show. Here's a little preview, plus all the Ruby Lounge listings for ITC and the rest of October.

STARSAILOR'S WALSH HITS AFTERSHOW
26 September 2008
Starsailor
Here's your chance to catch a rare Starsailor Acoustic Show at this week's Aftershow

ITC08 : COCKER KEYNOTE
26 September 2008
Jarvis Cocker
Ok - so it's not even started yet, but let's look forward to something quite special at the end of ITC...

ITC08 : ISLINGTON MILL WARM UPS AND ITC DATES
26 September 2008
Warm Widow
With Invest In Property Clubbing it up this Friday (26th Sept), Islington Mill also has two very important events lined up for the ITC08 weekend..

BOXING BEAT
25 September 2008
Pete Doherty
Pete Doherty plays the Ritz on the 3rd October

WGF OVERDRIVE: THREE NIGHTS OF AUTUMN NOISE
22 September 2008
Wotgodforgot have got three Retro Bar sessions over the next couple of weeks with Amusement Parks On Fire (Thu 25th Sep), Arms And Sleepers (Wed 1 Oct) and Spokes and Arficeden (Tue 7 Oct) heading up typically intriguing bills. All the details here...

SONIC
17 September 2008
Neil Halstead
Following their sell-out Ulrich Schnauss show earlier this year, Sonic Cathedral returns to Salford Sacred Trinity Church on Thursday 25th September with former Mojave 3 man Neil Halstead headlining and support from Daniel Land And The Modern Painters.

ITC08 : WRISTBANDS / iTUNES ALBUM / VOLUNTEER SCHEME
17 September 2008
ITC has announced a novel new wristband scheme for this years festival, plus news of how to get the official iTunes event album plus fancy volunteering to help ?

ITC08 : IN THE CITY - SHOWCASES FROM THE STREETS
17 September 2008
In The City has announced details of its invitation to other movers and shakers in the music world to put on some rather special events. Read On...

MICK TURNER & BONE-BOX AT THE BRITONS THIS FRI (19/9)
17 September 2008
BoneBox
This Friday provides a very special opportunity to see Mick Turner (Dirty Three) together with Manchester's favourites Bone-Box

CHARLATANS SINGLE & TOUR - OCTOBER CAMPAIGN
17 September 2008
The Charlatans
The Charlatans release a new single, Oh! Vanity, through Cooking Vinyl on Monday 20th October. To coincide with the release the band have announced headline shows plus an appearance at the Portsmouth & Southsea Festival in October

PARTY PARTY
17 September 2008
Calvin Party
Calvin Party play the Kings Arms, Salford this Friday (19th September) to launch their new single "8 Days"; support comes from Kin (Peterloo Massacre and more), TamsinA and Cradle. Tickets are £5 in advance from the venue, or £6 on the door.

THE NEW WAVE OF NOW WAVE
17 September 2008
Introducing Now Wave, a new live music and DJs night taking place every Wednesday night at The Deaf Institute - Ipso Facto, Pivot and Holy Fuck headline the first three sessions with equally exciting stuff planned for the rest of the year.

FREE HARD ROCK THIS TUES (17/9)
16 September 2008
This Is My Lawnmower
ManchesterMusic continues another season of free events at Manchester's Hard Rock Cafe with the excellent This Is My Lawnmower and hot new oufit Inego..

GROUNDS FOR CELEBRATION - ELBOW SCOOP MERCURY
10 September 2008
Elbow
The U.K.'s Nationwide Mercury Prize has been won by Elbow, Bury's critically acclaimed alternative rock band

WINELIGHTS TUESDAY RETREAT
08 September 2008
Garron Frith
The Winelight Club (Tues 9th September)is the second in a series of touring overseas artistes, this time TIA McGRAFF is the esteemed guest (alongside Harry Brennan, Manchester's very own shining star Garron Frith and Lizzie Nunnery).

THE LIGHT POURS OUT AGAIN *** UPDATED! TICKETS ON SALE NOW! ***
04 September 2008
Magazine
Legendary Mancunian post-punk band Magazine have reformed, and after months of rumours it has now been officially confirmed that they will play Academy 1 on 14th February 2009 - tickets are onsale on now from Ticketline.

NEW ISLINGTON URBAN FOLK THIS SAT !
02 September 2008
On Saturday the 6th of September, from 2pm - 8pm, New Islington will be turned into a playground for Urban Folk. Mixing up new urban and traditional folk artforms, the festival will be getting creative in Manchesterís new community.

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