Hey! Manchester Presents: Someone w/ Test Card Girl | The Castle Hotel | Wed 18 Oct | 7:30pm | £9.35

Head down to The Castle Hotel this Wed 18 Oct as Dutch/British composer, producer and visual artist Tessa Rose Jackson aka Someone headlines the Northern Quarter venue. Also on the bill, catch local synth-folk artist Test Card Girl. Doors from 7:30pm.

The Castle Hotel, 66 Oldham St, Manchester, M4 1LE
Lipsmack w/ Glimmerpit | The Eagle Inn | Thu 19 Oct | 7pm | Free / Pay What You Can

Manchester garage-rock 4-piece Lipsmack play Salford’s The Eagle Inn this Thu 19 Oct. With a focus on love, sex, positivity and colossal riffs – the band will be joined by Krautrock/psych-pop Glimmerpit as support from 7pm. Entry is free or whatever you can afford on the door. Find out more by hitting that link below.

The Eagle Inn, 19 Collier St, Salford, M3 7DW
Greyline Live Presents: Spilt w/ The Lotts + Moby Dickless | Gullivers NQ | Thu 19 Oct | 7:30pm | £8.80

Greyline Live present Spilt at Gullivers NQ this Thu 19 Oct. The self-proclaimed ‘North-West Runny Eggs’ are joined on the bill by some very special guests. Get down early to catch sets from rock n rollers The Lotts and post-punk-jazz trio Moby Dickless! What are you waiting for? Grab a ticket now!

Gullivers NQ, 109 Oldham St, Manchester, M4 1LW
Manchester Folk Festival: The Dove & The Dragon | Band on the Wall | Fri 20 Oct | 4:30pm | Free

As part of Manchester Folk Festival 2023 – get yourselves down to Band on the Wall this Fri 20 Oct as The Dove & The Dragon play the bar stage. The Salford singer-songwriter aka Kitty Davies brings her brand of English folk infused Americana to the festival in this intimate and free entry gig. You can find out more about MFF 23 at the official website.

Band On The Wall, 25 Swan St, Manchester, M4 5JZ
Part of the Band Presents: Pretty Colours w/ Pseudo Raft Foundation + Kavity | Retro | Sat 21 Oct | 7:30pm | £5.90

Independent promoter Part of the Band present their debut gig this Sat 21 Oct at Sackville St venue Retro. Headling will be Manchester post-punk 3-piece Pretty Colours plus supports Kavity and Pseudo Raft Foundation (fka Tailgates). Tickets are just £5.90 (inc. booking fee). Don’t miss this one!

Retro, 78 Sackville St, Manchester, M1 3NJ
Cold Comforts w/ Slo Cheetah + Happy Athletic | Night & Day Cafe | Sun 22 Oct | 8pm | £7.70

Cold Comforts headline the iconic Night & Day this Sun 22 Oct. The Manchester-based alt-rock 3-piece will be joined on the bill by local acts Slo Cheetah and Happy Athletic with doors from 8pm. Tickets are priced at £7.70 (inc. booking fee). What better way to wrap up your week?

Night & Day Cafe, 26 Oldham St, Manchester, M1 1JN
Mon 16 Oct - Sun 22 Oct, Photo credit: @thedoveandthedragon
Cat Allan
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Mon 16 Oct 2023