We’re here to shine a light across seven gigs that have only recently gone on sale for – AKA – hurry up and get your hands on some tickets, we don’t want you missing out.
Saturday 5th October // SHEAFS @ Night & Day Cafe
This Sheffield-ian alternative/indie band come to town to share some catchy riffs and hooks, sat nicely alongside their upbeat sound. The hype around SHEAFS has been constantly growing since their hit ‘This Is Not A Protest’ hit the shelves back in 2017. You can grab tickets here.
Friday 11th October // Bis & LIINES @ Night & Day
Night & Day welcome Scottish alt-outfit Bis on a co-headline with local trio LIINES, fresh from a recent appearance at YES. Want a night of insane energy? Then buy your tickets here now, as two thirds of them have already gone.
Wednesday 16th October // Chastity Belt @ YES
This all-female, American rock cohort formed in Washington back in 2010, and with three positively-received studio albums already under their belt, the group have gone from strength to strength. The band take a humorous approach to feminine stereotypes as well as tending to challenge gender norms within their lyrics. Buy your tickets here.
Friday 1st November // Of Monsters And Men @ Manchester Academy
The Icelandic pop band have been sharing their music with fans since 2010, constantly widening their audience. With three hugely successful albums already, the band are set to release their fourth album ‘Fever Dream’ on the 26th July of this year. Leading up to their album release, they recently saw off the release of new single ‘Alligator’, which has not disappointed fans. Get yourself down to the Academy to have a blast with the band whilst they’re in our city – tickets can be bought here.
Friday 1st November // Brix and the Extricated @ Band on the Wall
The British post-punk band formed back in 2014 in our city, made up of ex-Fall members Brix Smith Start and Steve Hanley. Their latest album ‘Breaking State’ was released only last year, continuing the bands’ success over the past five years. Buy your tickets here and get yourself down to Band on the Wall for the night.
Tuesday 12th November // Ezra Furman @ Albert Hall
Eccentric and eclectic singer-songwriter Ezra Furman has recently announced a return to the Albert Hall following last year’s performance supporting ‘Transangelic Exodus’. Tickets are on sale here.
Friday 29th November // Callow Youth @ Star and Garter
Star & Garter hosts budding young quartet Callow Youth, who first came to our attention last year with the self-release of their “Vibe Demo’s” 3 track EP. Tickets are £8.
Tickets for all shows are available here.
Words by Beckie Bold.