December's must see gigs in Manchester
If you're looking for NYE party ideas, then we've a special guide on the way, but in the mean time, there's still a wealth of fantastic festive gigs and club nights prior to Turkey day. Here's just a selection (box) of choices.
She remains an icon after all these years
Back in Manchester with album number three, 'Grey Tickels, Black Pressure'
20 years on she's back with a new recording of her seminal first solo album, Tigerlily
Father John Misty
Praise be - his 10th album is tremendous as will be this Albert Hall gig
Popular Manchester music & nightlife venues
30 fantastic photos of The Roadhouse by Al Baker
With the news of the closure of The Roadhouse coming at the end of May, we asked Al Baker to dig deep into his archives to bring us some fantastic images of the legendary club
Band On The Wall
An acclaimed venue hosting a very well regarded programme of live music
A unique hybrid of gallery, club and studio space, it's also the beating heart of Salford’s future-facing Sounds From The Other City festival
The Ruby Lounge
Club nights prove popular but keep an eye out for some very impressive gigs
A Grade II listed venue with a famous wooden floor. Investment in the sound equipment really paid off