Fancy listening to some of the most exciting artists performing in Manchester this month? Well, you’re in luck as we’ve prepared a special playlist featuring all of this month’s best shows. Our latest mix previewing the acts in and around Manchester is out now, featuring revered rock quartet Grizzly Bear, shoe gaze trailblazers Slowdive, ambient maestro and sound artist Tim Hecker, songstress St. Vincent and electronic talisman Gary Numan. Listen below.
1 // Gary Numan – Are Friends Electric? // 13th October @ Academy 1
2 // Grizzly Bear – Mourning Sound // 6th October @ The Albert Hall
3 // St. Vincent – New York // 18th October @ The Apollo
4 // Ibibio Sound Machine – Give Me A Reason // 28th October @ Gorilla
5 // London Grammar – Non Believer // 20th October @ The Apollo
6 // Slowdive – Star Roving // 10th October @ The Albert Hall
7 // Vagabon – The Embers // 18th October @ Night & Day Café
8 // Melvins – Revolve // 12th October @ Gorilla
9 // Michael Kiwanuka – Cold Little Heart // 17th October @ The Lowry
10 // Tim Hecker – Black Phase // 2nd October @ The White Hotel
For more information on the best music in Manchester this month, see our events page or pick up a BagThing from a venue near you.