Ali Barter | Yes | Mon 30 Sep | 7.30pm | £8

The Australian pop-inflected rock artist tours in support of her second album ‘Hello, I’m Doing My Best’; offering a better glimpse of her own identity while still retaining her comedic observations.

38 Charles St, Manchester M1 7DB, Tel: 0161 273 2725
Whenyoung | Gorilla | Tue 1 Oct | 7pm | £10

Influenced by the likes of Patti Smith and New York’s punk scene in the ’70s, the London-via-Dublin indie-pop DIY trio have recently played alongside the likes of Nick Cave, Sinead O’Connor and Dream Wife and recently released their debut, ‘Reasons to Dream’.

54-56 Whitworth St, Manchester M1 5WW, Tel: 0161 826 2998
The Album Leaf | Band on the Wall | Wed 2 Oct | 7.30pm | £18.50

From a solo project by Jimmy LaValle to a fully fledged live band, the group makes use of electronics and synthesizers to produce an emotive, ambient and post rock sound that is often accompanied by visual art at live shows. They celebrate the 15th anniversary of ‘In A Safe Place’.

25 Swan St, Manchester M4 5JZ, Tel: 0161 834 1786
Jesca Hoop | Home | Thu 3 Oct | 7.30pm | £18.50

Self-described as a ‘compassion project’, Hoop’s latest release ‘Stonechild’ tell the tales of the dark side of motherhood through folk stylings tinged with electronics elements.

2 Tony Wilson Pl, Manchester M15 4FN, Tel: 0161 200 1500
JOHN | The Castle Hotel | Fri 4 Oct | 7.30pm | £7

After spending last year touring with Idles, the punk/noise duo (both named John) have gained support from Radio 1 and 6 and while garnering a reputation for raucous live shows. They prepare the release of new album ‘Out Here On The Fringes’.

66 Oldham St, Manchester M4 1LE, Tel: 0161 237 9485
Romderful | Yes | Sat 5 Oct | 7.30pm | £10

The Birmingham-born producer blends R&B, electronica and jazz in his debut album ‘Press L to Continue’, featuring an eclectic mix of collaborators including K-pop artist DEAN.

38 Charles St, Manchester M1 7DB, Tel: 0161 273 2725
Daedelus | Soup Kitchen | Sun 6 Oct | 7.30pm | £11

An influential part of the LA beat scene, the hip hop/electronic artist is known to deliver dexterous, electric live performances and has worked with artists on the Brainfeeder, Warp and Stones Throw labels.

31-33 Spear St, Manchester M1 1DF, Tel: 0161 236 5100
Mon 30 Sep - Sun 6 Oct
Edwina Chan
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Mon 30 Sep 2019