Night & Day Presents: Local Showcase w/ The Forensics + Fauna + Picture Nova + Elephant & The Rider | Night & Day Cafe | Tue 22 Aug | 8pm | £5.50

Head down to Night & Day this Tue 22 Aug for another Local Showcase featuring a line-up of talent from the surrounding area. This week catch sets from headliners Lancashire-based band The Forensics plus Manchester-based Fauna, up-and-comers Picture Nova and indie trio Elephant & The Rider. Tickets are just £5.50 (inc. booking fee). Get on it!

Night & Day Cafe, 26 Oldham St, Manchester M1 1JN
Bread Records Presents: Luc Garrett w/ Jessica Luise + PedroPedroPedro | Low Four Studio | Fri 25 Aug | 7:30pm | £7

Bread Records bring us a very special gig at Low Four Studio this Fri 25 Aug. Irish singer-songwriter Luc Garret will headline the Deansgate Terrace venue alongside Jessica Luise and PedroPedroPedro. Doors from 7.30pm. Don’t miss this!

Low Four Studio, Deansgate Ter, Manchester M3 4EN
The Pentatonic Presents: 25th Hour w/ Kained + Mezcal | The Lodge @ Deaf Institute | Fri 25 Aug | 7.30pm | £9.50

Manchester alt five-piece 25th Hour play The Lodge at Deaf Institute this Fri 25 Aug. After reforming in 2022 following a string of successful singles, the band is back with their gritty attitude and catchy melodic vocals. Brought to you by The Pentatonic, this gig will feature support from Kained and Mezcal. Hit the link below for tickets!

Deaf Institute, 135 Grosvenor St, Manchester, M1 7HE
Now Wave Presents: Mood Swings w/ Automotion + Adult DVD + Human Interest | YES (Basement) | Sat 26 Aug | 7pm | £5.60

This week sees another Mood Swings showcase from Now Wave on Sat 26 Aug at YES. The bill features Automotion, Adult DVD and Human Interest. Taking place in the Basement room, tickets are just £5.60 for three incredible bands! What’s not to like?

YES, 38 Charles St, Manchester, M1 7DB
Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds | Wythenshawe Park | Sat 26 Aug | 2pm | £60.50

Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds return to Manchester for a special homecoming show this Saturday, marking the band’s first full headline performance in the city since 2019. The special show also marks the first time that Wythenshawe Park has been used to host a major gig, and with support coming from Primal Scream and Future Islands, it promises to be pretty special.

Wythenshawe Park, Manchester
The Puncture Outfit - Bank Holiday Special | The Peer Hat | Sun 27 Aug | 8pm | £6

Manchester ‘Nickelbackian fascist doom folk’ band The Puncture Outfit present an evening of celebrations and farewells this Sun 27 Aug at The Peer Hat. With the departure of Dylan Levick, they will place their final gig (for the foreseeable future). Taking over the venue from 8pm and DJing into the early hours – you can grab your ticket at the link below for just 6 quid!

The Peer Hat, 14-16 Faraday St, Manchester, M1 1BE
Tue 22 Aug - Sun 27 Aug, Photo credit: Millie Woods @milliewoods999
Cat Allan
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Tue 22 Aug 2023