In Search Of Sun + Weller + Marang + Cages for Preachers | The Star and Garter | Mon 6 May | 7pm | £10

Kicking off our week – get yourselves down to The Star and Garter this Mon 6 May as In Search Of Sun headline the iconic Manchester venue. The London funk-infused metal band brings with them Nu-metallers Weller, prog masters Marang, and local lads Cages For Preachers. Doors from 7pm.

The Star and Garter, 18-20 Fairfield St, Manchester, M1 2QF
Picky New Promotions Present: The Love Buzz w/ YAANG + Canned Pineapple | The Castle Hotel | Tue 7 May | 7pm | £7.70

The Castle Hotel play host to The Love Buzz this Tue 7 May in a gig brought to you by Picky New Promotions. The self-described ‘princes of Irish power pop’ will be joined by Manchester’s very own YAANG plus Brighton’s Canned Pineapple. Tickets are priced at just £7.70 (inc. booking fee). Grab yours at the link below!

The Castle Hotel, 66 Oldham St, Manchester, M4 1LE
Hey! Manchester Presents: Francis of Delirium w/ Dee Rae | Gullivers NQ | Tue 7 May | 7:30pm | £12.10

Following the release of her highly-anticipated debut album Lighthouse earlier this year – 22-year-old Luxembourg-based Jana Bahrich aka Francis of Delirium will headline Gullivers NQ this Tue 7 May. Support comes from Manchester indie-folk four-piece Dee Rae. You don’t ‘wanna miss this one!

Gullivers NQ, 109 Oldham St, Manchester, M4 1LW
N&D Showcase: Camens w/ Truthpaste + Jacob Reddy + Foarn | Night & Day Cafe | Tue 7 May | 7:30pm | £7.70

Stoke-on-Trent based Camens bring their infectious, innovative, and irresistibly indie sound to Night & Day this Tue 7 May as they headline the venue’s N&D Showcase. Also on the bill – check out sets from Truthpaste, Jacob Reddy and Foarn. Secure a ticket for £5.60 (inc. booking fee) by hitting that link below.

Night & Day Cafe, 26 Oldham St, Manchester, M1 1JN
Jimmy’s Takeover at Matt & Phreds: Denver County Council w/ Michael Gallagher + Tommy Ball + Sid Cooper | Matt & Phreds | Fri 10 May | 7pm | £11.25

Jimmy’s, Matt & Phreds and Greyline present a very special show this Fri 10 May. Taking place at Northern Quarter jazz venue Matt & Phreds – Denver County Council headline along with a great selection of support acts including Michael Gallagher, Tommy Ball and Sid Cooper. Click the link below for more info and tickets!

Matt & Phreds, 64 Tib St, Manchester, M4 1LW
Now Wave Presents: Mood Swings - Cardinals + Belair Lip Bombs + Radio Free Alice + Pem | YES (Basement) | Sat 11 May | 7pm | £5.60

Now Wave return to YES with another edition of the Mood Swings showcases this Sat 11 May. Get yourselves to the Basement room for an evening of music courtesy of acts Cardinals, Belair Lip Bombs, Radio Free Alice and Pem. Tickets are just the price of a pint – what you waiting for?

YES, 38 Charles St, Manchester, M1 7DB
Mon 6 May - Sun 12 May, Photo credit: @denvercountycouncil
Cat Allan
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Mon 6 May 2024