Tag: manchester

LIVE (Photos): Richard Ashcroft @ Castlefield Bowl, 30.06.17

Amidst a shoal of recent, less relevant reformings and regurgitations, a live comeback worth making is happening tonight at Manchester’s Castlefield Bowl. Welcome back Mad Richard! Ex-Verve frontman Richard Ashcroft takes to the stage with a swagger that bares his…

LCD Soundsystem announce Manchester residency

New Yorkers, LCD Soundsytem have announced a two-night residency in Manchester this September, with tickets going on sale tomorrow morning. Headlining the 2017 opening weekend of Manchester’s notorious clubbing rite-of-passage, The Warehouse Project, LCD Soundystem is set to return to the…

LIVE: Thundercat – Gorilla, Manchester 23.03.17

Stephen Bruner (aka Thundercat) is three albums into a spellbindingly creative solo career. He arrived in Manchester riding high on the goodwill that has met his new album, Drunk; a 23 track collage that melts jazz integrity into a fast-moving,…

PINS Announce New EP ‘Bad Thing’

PINS have announced their latest EP, Bad Thing, due to be released 24 March. Bad Thing is the latest EP from the Manchester five piece, and will have five tracks, including a cover of fellow Mancunian band Joy Division’s ‘Dead Soul’….

Video Premiere: Crimsons – ‘Idle Ways’

The new year always seems like the right time for bands to offer up something new, and here at Gigslutz we have another offering for you to welcome the new year with. Say hello Crimsons. They say they’re melody makers, hip…

Introducing Interview: VIDA

VIDA played their first ever Manchester gig on Saturday (10.12.16). After the show, we congregated in a cluttered greenroom upstairs at Oldham Street’s Castle Hotel. Surrounded by instruments and empty stubbies we spoke to them about their big plans for…

LIVE: Off The Record – Manchester 04.11.16

Six venues across Manchester’s North Quarter showcased exciting new talent last Friday for music event Off The Record, a collaboration between the organisers of Bluedot, Sound City and Kendal Calling. Earlier in the day, the Methodist Central hosted a series…

LIVE: PJ Harvey – Manchester Victoria Warehouse 03.11.16

Set in sallow yellow, PJ Harvey and her 10-strong company stand together in an open semi circle. Among them long-time collaborators, Mick Harvey of Bad Seeds acclaim and musical polymath and producer, John Parish (Sparklehorse, Jenny Hval, Perfume Genius, Eels)….