Methyl Ethel | Mon 3 Jun | Yes | £10
Touring in support of latest release Triage, the Perth-based art rock band sees a shift towards a more synth pop sound.
Emmy The Great | Tue 4 Jun | Deaf Institute | £15
Hailing from England via Hong Kong, the folk singer songwriter reflects on her debut album First Love, telling the story of heartbreak.
Liz Phair | Wed 5 Jun | Gorilla | £27.50
The Grammy-nominated indie rock singer songwriter with a 25+ year strong career, Liz Phair is known for her blunt and honest lyrics and embarks on her ‘Girly-Sound to Guyville’ tour this month.
Guerilla Toss | Thu 6 Jun | Soup Kitchen | £9
Signed onto DFA Records, this art rock band’s sound is a mix of funk and dance with elements of psychedelia.
Rahsaan Patterson | Fri 7 Jun | Band on the Wall | £17.50
A soul vocalist who first cut his teeth writing songs for artists such as Martika and Brandy tours in support of imminent seventh release Heroes and Gods.
Box Records All Dayer | Sat 8 Jun | The White Hotel | £12.50
The 10th anniversary celebration is headlined by raucous electronics and drum duo Big Lad, who is joined by Dorcha, ILL plus more.
Femi Kuti | Sun 9 Jun | Band on the Wall | £23.50
Eldest son of Afrobeat pioneer Fela Kuti whose musical journey began at 15, and has seen him collaborate with the likes of Common and Mos Def and inducted into Nigeria’s Headies Hall of Fame in 2012.
Tyron Webster | Tue 4 Jun | The Castle Hotel | £4
Manchester hot talent Tyron Webster will be performing at The Castle Hotel on Tuesday night with support from KIKE. Often referred to as the UK’s answer to the Weekend, his sound is rooted within soul, pop and R&B, infused with ambient and experimental vibes. Doors are from 7pm and it is just £4 a ticket.
We Are 11 | Wed 5 Jun | The Deaf Institute | £5
Deaf Institute is celebrating its 11th birthday with a jive! There will be 2-4-1 on food, cheap drinks and and they will also have clothing stall in the main bar from Kala MCR. Come 11pm the Music Hall will open up for a night in the disco to bring in their 11th year and celebrate the end of term. Tickets are only £5 and the legendary Greg Wilson will be joining Bombard Groove & Me Gusta residents for the anniversary soiree. Free entry before 11PM, £5 after.
Published on: Sun 2 Jun 2019