Ata Kak | 03 Aug | Band On The Wall
Heading over from Ghana, Ata Kak is a mysterious electronic/rap performer who you was at the forefront of Brain Shimkovitz’ ‘Awesome Tapes from Africa’ blog (which is amazing btw!) He’s playing his first ever live performances in Europe and is hitting up Band on the Wall.
China Lane | 09 August | Band On The Wall
Band on the Wall presents a special edition of Free Vibes, curated with Amazing Radio’s new music champion Shell Zenner. We’ve teamed up with Shell to bring you four of the most exciting artists you need to know. Sign up for free entry and discover new music from the likes of China Lane. are a Manchester based punchy electronic pop quartet fronted by singer/ songwriters Reuben Hester & Chloë Bebbington, alongside multi-instrumentalists and producers Jack Candela & Danny Marland. Sign up to the free event here.
Bishop Nehru | 11 Aug | Band On The Wall
Part of the next generation of talented hip-hop artists, Bishop Nehru has had a phenomenally successful career thus far including a joint album with MF DOOM and touring with the likes of Nas, Wu-Tang Clan and Earl Sweatshirt. He hits up Band on the Wall this month for an intimate gig that promises to be electric.
Miles Kane | 14 August | HMV Manchester
Celebrating the release of his latest album ‘Coup De Grace’ Miles Kane has a run of intimate record store gigs across the UK this month. Anyone who pre orders the new album from HMV will be eligible for a ticket to the very HMV special gig. If you can’t make this one don’t worry Kane will be back in Manchester in November for 2 nights at Manchester Academy.
Liam Gallagher | 18 Aug | Lancashire Cricket Ground
Manchester’s very own Rock and Roll Star Liam Gallagher. Liam was last in town when he headlined PARKLIFE in June, he is back with a huge gig at Lancashire Cricket Ground. Expect a few of Oasis hits mixed in with his newer stuff. Last few tickets to the gig here.
Britney Spears | 18 August | Arena
After a smash hit residency in Las Vegas, pop icon Britney Spears heads out on the ‘Piece Of Me’ tour and is coming to Manchester Arena, Saturday 18 August. Multi-platinum, Grammy Award-winning pop icon Britney Spears is one of the most successful and celebrated entertainers in pop history with nearly 150 million records worldwide grab your ticket to her show here.
Slaves | 19 August | HMV Manchester
Slaves will be performing LIVE and signing copies of their new album “Acts of Fear and Love” at HMV Manchester on Sunday 19th August at 2:00pm. Customers who pre-order the album will receive their wristband on collection of the album from day of release on Friday 17th August.
Sean Paul | 21 Aug | Victoria Warehouse
If you’ve never been in a club on a Saturday night, most likely down Deansgate Locks, and not danced to Sean d’Paul – have you ever really lived? Well you can do it all over again at the Victoria Warehouse this month. Don’t forget to have 16 Blue WKD’s first though.
Justin Timberlake | 29 Aug | Arena
Justin Timberlake is a grammy award winning singer/songwriter/actor from Tennessee and is considered to be one of the decade’s most iconic performers. ‘Man of the Woods’ tour is the sixth and current headlining concert tour by Timberlake. It is in support of his fifth studio album Man of the Woods. Last few tickets here.
Camp Cope | 31 Aug | Soup Kitchen
The Melbourne punk trio Camp Cope released their new album ‘How To Socialise & Make Friends’ last month and are heading to the UK to tour for the first time. Their first ever Manchester gig at The Soup Kitchen has already sold out, however you can join the waiting list for any resale Tickets.