Music in Manchester [JAN 14]

Rainy City Gig List

mon 6th / tue 7th / wed 8th — The 1975 [academy]

tue 7th — Wild Cub [castle hotel]

fri 10th — Trans Siberian Orchestra [apollo]

fri 10th — Cass McCombs + Special Guests [deaf institute]

fri 10th — Just Handshakes + Song for Walter + So Sexual [castle hotel]

mon 13th — Maroon 5 [arena]

wed 15th — Stephen Malmucks & The Jicks [gorilla]

wed 15th — Jessica Pratt [gullivers]

fri 17th —Hannah Trigwell + Special Guests [deaf institute]

fri 17th — Escape the Colloseum [academy]

fri 17th — Colibra [academy]

fri 17th — Led by the Lost + Porter’s Forces + Richie Syrett + Kindest of Thieves + Jess Kemp [ruby lounge]

fri 17th — Brown Brogues + Guests [castle hotel]

Pick of the Month:

sat 18th — Cementimental + Barbarians + The DDN + 2 Koi Karp [castle hotel]

Listening to some live sets from these artists made me reconsider what I considered music to be. This is Dexters laboratory meets frankenstein level of experimental.

Event link:

sat 18th — Early Mojo [academy]

sun 19th — Deer Tick + Special Guests [deaf institute]

sun 19th — Lamb of God [academy]

sun 19th — Dan le Sac vs. Scroobius Pip [academy]

tue 21st — RNCM Music Degree Show Perform [deaf institute]

tue 21st — Cory Chisel [castle]

tue 21st — Megan Nicole [academy]

wed 22nd — James Arthur + Tich [apollo]

thu 23rd — Adam Green (Acoustic) + Special Guests [deaf institute]

fri 24th — Simian Mobile Disco (DJ set) [gorilla]

fri 24th — Lindi Ortega + Tom Hickox [deaf institute]

fri 24th — Connan Mockasin [soup kitchen]

sat 25th —The Heartbreaks + Special Guests [deaf institute]

sun 26th — Nathaniel Ratecliff [soup kitchen]

mon 27th — Lonely The Brave + Special Guests [deaf institute]

mon 27th — Filthy Boy + Guests [castle]

tue 28th — City and Colour [apollo]

wed 29th — London Grammar [academy]

wed 29th — Samantha Crain + The Cornelius Crane [ruby lounge]

thu 30th — Mayday Parade [academy]

fri 31st — Jake Evans + Cassia String Quartet [deaf institute]

fri 31st — John Newman [academy]

fri 31st — RX Bandits [academy]

fri 31st — Renegade Brass Band [soup kitchen]

venues featured this month: [castle hotel] [deaf institute] [gorilla] [academy] [arena] [ruby lounge] [soup kitchen] [gullivers] [apollo]

also worth checking out:

  • Local bands playing at [dry bar]
  • Jazz acts at [matt & phreds]
  • DJ sets & comedy at [antwerp mansion]
  • new [castle hotel] sister bar [gullivers]
  • oh and [sankeys] is back

~ Remember to leave thoughts on gigs & let me know whats missing!