As more and more live music dates are announced, we know you’re all filling your diaries. To help with your plans – we’ve pulled together another list of summer gigs you can book tickets for right now featuring some fresh talent in our favourite city venues.

Legss + Mandrake Handshake | The Castle Hotel | Thu 1 Jul | 8pm | £8

On Thursday 1 July, get down to The Castle Hotel for a double headline show from London art-rock quartet Legss and psych-pop collective Mandrake Handshake. Kicking off from 8pm on the night – grab yourself a ticket priced at just £8 (plus booking fee) for this music-packed evening at a favourite Northern Quarter venue.

The Castle Hotel, 66 Oldham Street, Manchester, M4 1LE, Tel: 0161 237 9485
Cold Water Swimmers | Night & Day Café | Fri 9 Jul | 7:30pm | £8

Cold Water Swimmers take the stage at Oldham Street’s Night & Day Café on Friday 9 July. The Manchester male-fronted power trio – who released track So Young earlier this year – will be supported by fellow local act and Manchester lads The Maitlands and noisy rockers Bleach Body. Tickets are available now for £8 (plus booking fee) and can be found at the link below.

Night & Day Cafe, 26 Oldham Street, Manchester, M1 1JN, Tel: 0161 236 1822
Afternoon People + Suave Martyrs | The Bread Shed | Sun 29 Aug | 7pm | £10-£16

Sunday 29 August marks a night celebrating some of the best new Manchester music at city venue The Bread Shed. From 7pm, catch performances from headline indie-rockers Afternoon People with support from Suave Martyrs – plus more acts to be announced. Tickets are just a tenner (plus booking fee) and for a further £6 you can gain entry to the exclusive afterparty too. Find out more info in the ticket link below.

The Bread Shed, 126 Grosvenor Street, Manchester, M1 7HL, Tel: 0161 273 1471
Wed 12 May
Cat Allan
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Wed 12 May 2021