Tenter Hooks: Ruby Joyce / Matt & The Zeal / Emile Almira / Midnight People / Abbey Smith | Night & Day Café | Tue 20 Sep | 8pm | £8

Get down to Night & Day this Tue 20 Sept for a music-packed showcase from 8pm. Tenter Hooks will feature sets from five original Manchester-based acts including singer-songwriter Ruby Joyce, Matt & The Zeal, Emile Almira, Midnight People and Abbey Smith. Tickets are only 8 quid. Hit that link below!

Night & Day Café, 26 Oldham St, Manchester, M1 1JN
Strange Method Presents: Emily Mercer | The Eagle Inn | Wed 21 Sep | 7:30pm | £8

Manchester’s Emily Mercer hits the stage at The Eagle Inn this Wed 21 Sept delivering genre-bending songs which fuse her Jazz, Pop, Indie and R&B influences. Support will come from Australian artist Toby Martin and the Manchester-based British-Aussie Harry Heart. Doors from 7:30pm.

The Eagle Inn, 19 Collier St, Salford, M3 7DW
BBC Music Introducing w/ Scruff of the Neck Presents: Jaydonclover / PRIDO / Kahreign / Vivi | The Blues Kitchen | Thu 22 Sep | 7:30pm | £11

BBC Introducing with Scruff Of The Neck host a very special evening at The Blues Kitchen this Thu 22 Sept. Catch some intimate sets from artists Jaydonclover, PRIDO, Kahreign and Vivi – with tickets priced at £11 (inc. booking fee). Head down there for 7:30pm to grab a good spot!

The Blues Kitchen, 13 Quay St, Manchester, M3 3HN
Now Wave Presents: New Century Launch - Los Bitchos / The Bug Club / Buzzard Buzzard Buzzard | New Century Hall | Fri 23 Sep | 7pm | £11.20

This week sees the (re)launch of Manchester’s New Century Hall – born in 1963, reborn in 2022, the venue that has seen Jimi Hendrix, 2ManyDJs, Pink Floyd and Tina Turner is ready to go again! This Fri 23 Sept Los Bitchos headline their biggest show in the city yet! They’ll be joined by The Bug Club and Buzzard Buzzard Buzzard. Click the link below for more info.

New Century Hall, 34 Hanover St, Manchester, M4 4AH
Barber Presents: Cuel #1 - Deaf House / Shrimp / Whitt | Fuel Cafe Bar | Fri 23 Sep | 7:30pm | £4.90

A new night from Barber Presents – get down to Cuel #1 this Fri 23 Sept at Withington’s Fuel Cafe Bar from 8 til late! On the bill there will be vibes from openers Whitt, some tasty treats from Shrimp (compiled of members from Document, Moby Dickless and Octopus) and the dirtiest of grooves from headliner Deaf House. Tix are priced at only £4.90.

Fuel Cafe Bar, 448 Wilmslow Rd, Withington, Manchester, M20 3BW
Ventrelles w/ Broken Down Golf Cart + The Amber List | The Castle Hotel | Fri 23 Sep | 7:30pm | £7

A headliner from Manchester’s very own Ventrelles this Fri 23 as they play The Castle Hotel. The quartet hit the Oldham St venue with support from some brilliant acts – Broken Down Golf Cart and The Amber List. Doors from 7:30pm. Find out more and grab your ticket at the link below!

The Castle Hotel, 66 Oldham St, Manchester, M4 1LE
Purple Universe Group Presents: Lost In Manchester - Tourin' America Launch | Lions Den | Sat 24 Sep | From 4pm | £11.25

Purple Universe Group proudly presents the book launch for the long awaited novel – Lost in Manchester – Tourin’ America by N.J. Cartner. Taking place at Lions Den this Sat 24 Sept from 4pm, the evening will consist of live music from Bite The Dust, Matt Fryers, Taylor the Chapter and Neil Gaw and will continue late into the night with a DJ set from Bolton FM’s Rebel DJ. There will also be excerpts of the book read out by the author. An advanced ticket at £11.25 includes a signed copy of the book and a drink on arrival!

Lions Den, 253 Deansgate, Mews, Manchester, M3 4EN
Tue 20 Sep - Sun 25 Sep, Photo credit: Debbie Ellis @debbieellis_photography
Cat Allan
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Tue 20 Sep 2022