Here’s what’s happening in Manchester this weekend! There’s plenty of great stuff going on so beat the January Blues and role into February in style.
SHOPLIFTERS UNION 1st BIRTHDAY – FALLOW CAFE – FRI 29th JAN
It’s official, we’re one. It’s been an amazing year and thanks to everyone that that’s been involved, theres going to be even more exciting stuff happening in 2016 and we’re kicking it off with a big party, expect cake, balloons and awesome tunes.the amazing Gorgeous Bully and the glorious CAESAR will be playing live along with Shoplifters favourites Horsebeach providing a DJ set. Theres still some tickets left you can grab right here.
BIG MUFF FUZZ FEST – CASTLE HOTEL – SAT 30th JAN
6 Bands. 5 Pounds. 1 Venue. Margin. Fuzz connoisseurs Big Muff are throwing together a festival that’s guaranteed not to disappoint, kicking off at 6 pm it features Stilts, Mothers, Mouses, The Twisted Dolls, Duke Mercury and DUDS. Get tickets here.
MUSIC & FILM – HOME – SAT 30th JAN
“From early innovations in genre filmmaking to historical archive footage and experimental documentary, we present an eclectic season of silent cinema accompanied by soundtracks from the city’s most innovative musical talent.” HOME bring cinema score to life on Saturday as Manchester musicians create scores for 20th century silent cinema.
TRUST FUND – AATMA (Kraak) – THURSDAY 28th JAN
Start your weekend off early with very special tour show featuring TRUST FUND and friends Personal Best+ DIRTYGIRL. Local support from Hot Shorts. There will also be some other very exciting entertainment on the night featuring members of Martha and The Spook School.
TIM BURGESS DJ SET // HOT VESTRY LIVE – NIGHT & DAY CAFE – SUNDAY 31st JAN
Independent Venue Week and Tim Burgess have teamed up to bring you an O Genesis Record Label night! See The Charlatans front man spinning disks as well as some awesome live music from Hot Vestry, Slowgun and Tear at one of Machesters best independent venues.