Plague Vendor | Mon 11 Apr | Castle Hotel | £7
Raw, Californian punk rock band with dark vibes.
Animal Collective | Wed 13 Apr | O2 Ritz | £16
Pioneering experimental psychedelic band perform their energetic new album Painting With. See our preview here.
Holy Esque | Wed 13 Apr | Soup Kitchen | £6
Scottish post-punk foursome with atmospheric qualities.
Shonen Knife | Thu 14 Apr | The Ruby Lounge | £12.50
Japanese pop-punk trio famous for Kurt Cobain’s fandom.
Sun Ra Arkestra | Fri 15 Apr | Band on the Wall | £23
Once led by composer, poet and philosopher, Sun Ra; The Arkestra perform their upbeat compositions.
Horsebeach | Sat 16 Apr | Deaf Institute | £5
The Manchester band are joined by Blooms, The Move and others for a Record Store Day afterparty. View our RSD top picks here.
Damien Jurado | Sat 16 Apr | St Philip’s Church | £16.50
The Seattle singer-songwriter, who is signed to Secretly Canadian, plays one of the area’s finest Georgian buildings.
Twin Peaks | Sun 17 Apr | Deaf Institute | £8
Energetic garage rock band hailing from Chicago, brimming with youth.
Published on: Tue 12 Apr 2016