Parquet Courts (pictured) | Mon 10 Oct | Manchester Academy 2 | £15
Art-punk quartet hailing from New York.
Man of Moon | Tue 11 Oct | Soup Kitchen | £6
Edinburgh duo playing psychedelic krautrock.
Jeremy Loops | Wed 12 Oct | O2 Ritz | £11
South African singer-songwriter performing folk-pop with a loop pedal.
Ulrika Spacek | Thu 13 Oct | Soup Kitchen | £7
London-based experimental indie rock band whose tracks encompass drones and grunge.
Arab Strap | Fri 14 Oct | O2 Ritz | £20
Scottish duo, who had a considerable impact on the indie scene in the mid-1990s, celebrates their 20th anniversary, and a decade since their split.
Spring King | Fri 14 Oct | Manchester Academy 2 | £10
Homegrown post-punk quartet with raucous live shows.
A Carefully Planned Festival | Sat 15 – Sun 16 Oct | Various Venues | £14 (Day)/£20 (Weekend)
The annual festival featuring over 150 bands across eight venues in the Northern Quarter returns. See our full preview here.
Published on: Mon 10 Oct 2016