We’ve all been longing for the return of live music. So as bands and artists begin to list their upcoming tour dates – we’ve rounded up 3 Summer gigs at some of our favourite city venues that you can book tickets for right now.

Hi Sienna | Gullivers | Fri 30 Jul | 7:30pm | £8 (+bf)

Manchester alt-pop group Hi Sienna have announced a headline show at Northern Quarter venue Gullivers on Friday 30 July. With popular singles like Lovesick, Car and Favourite Thing – Poppy Jo, Ste, Si and Charlie will be bringing their mix of shimmering guitars and husky vocals to this intimate gig. Tickets are priced at £8 (+ bf) and can be purchased now in the link below.

Gullivers, 109 Oldham Street, Manchester, M4 1LW, Tel: 0161 819 2970
Document | Night & Day Cafe | Fri 6 Aug | 7pm | £7 (+bf)

Post-punk band Document will headline the Night & Day stage on Friday 6 August. Having toured the Manchester venue circuit throughout 2019 and releasing EP A Camera Wanders All Night last year – the band have established themselves as part of the city’s modern punk revival. With new music promised soon, this headline show is not to be missed. Support will come from 90s grunge meets folklore Wych Elm and Hull 4-piece Autosuggestion. Tickets are £7 (+ bf) – grab yours now.

Night & Day Cafe, 26 Oldham Street, Manchester, M1 1JN, Tel: 0161 236 1822
International Teachers of Pop | YES | Sat 28 Aug | 7pm | £12.50 (+bf)

International Teachers of Pop will headline the Pink Room at YES on Saturday 28 August. Formed when Adrian Flanagan and Dean Honer (Moonlandingz) met Soundcarriers/Whyte Horses’ vocalist Leonore Wheatley – the electro-trio released their self-titled debut album in 2019 followed by 2020’s Pop Gossip. Fusing “icy electronics and precise robo-disco” – the band create contemporary outsider pop. Support to be announced. Tickets are £12.50 (+bf) – just hit the link below.

YES, 38 Charles Street, Manchester, M1 7DB, Tel: 0161 273 2725
Tue 16 Mar, Photo credit: Dominic Walsh
Cat Allan
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Tue 16 Mar 2021