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THE SIXTIES INVASION  
Wednesday 24th July 2019 - King Georges Hall
Featuring: Dozy,Beaky,Mick and Tich, The Tornados and Cupid’s Inspiration. Taking you on a magical rollercoaster ride to the most exciting musical time in history, with endless hits from the sixties and early seventies when pops greatest decade comes to life!
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GOMEZ  
Friday 26th July 2019 - O2 Ritz

Gomez have released a statement - "We had such a blast out on the road last year that we wanted to keep it going! Join us in the U.K. this July for a run of dates in celebration of the upcoming re-issue of Liquid Skin."

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LIVING COLOUR  
Friday 26th July 2019 - Manchester Academy

Living Colour are a funk metal group formed in New York city in 1984. Stylistically their music is a creative fusion influenced by guitar-based rock such as hardcore punk and heavy metal, and traditional African-American music such as jazz, funk, and hip-hop.

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JENNY LEWIS  
Sunday 28th July 2019 - RNCM

Jenny's fourth solo album, 'On The Line,' will be released March 22nd. 'Red Bull & Hennessy' is the first single from the album and out now! She will be appearing at the RNCM this July in support of the new album.

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TREVOR HORN LIVE IN CONCERT  
Wednesday 31st July 2019 - The Bridgewater Hall

Said to be ‘The man who invented the 80’s’, Trevor Horn gained international acclaim following his 1979 hit single Video Killed The Radio Star, written with his band The Buggles. A culture defining event, the track was a worldwide success, reaching number 1 in the singles charts in sixteen different countries, spawning the MTV culture that defined an era.

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CHRONIXX  
Saturday 10th August 2019 - Victoria Warehouse

Jamaican reggae artist, Chronixx is coming to Manchester O2 Victoria Warehouse this August. Chronixx has been said to be part of the "Reggae Revival". His songs focus around themes like anti-war, romanticism and resiliency.

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PROPHETS OF RAGE  
Tuesday 13th August 2019 - Manchester Academy

American supergroup consisting of members from Rage Against The Machine, Audioslave, Public Enemy and Cypress Hill. This rap rock group got together back in 2016 and have since had two Top 20 hits in the United States with "Prophets of Rage" and "Living on the 110".

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SKUNK ANANSIE  
Sunday 18th August 2019 - Manchester Academy

Skunk Anansie is a rock band, led by vocalist/guitarist Deborah Anne Dyer (aka Skin). Other members included Richard Lewis (bass - aka Cass), Martin Kent (guitar - aka Ace), Mark Richardson (drums). They débuted with the track Little Baby Swastikkka (1994, One Little Indian). The group broke up in 2001 & reformed in 2009.

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LUCKY PETERSON feat TAMARA TRAMELL  
Tuesday 20th August 2019 - Band On The Wall

Legendary American bluesman Lucky Peterson, master of the blues guitar and the Hammond B3, in 2019 will be celebrating his 50th anniversary of performing professionally.

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LITTLE STEVEN & THE DISCIPLES OF SOUL  
Wednesday 21st August 2019 - O2 Ritz

Little Steven, aka Steven Van Zandt, is recognised internationally as one of the world’s foremost authorities on both contemporary and traditional rock and roll. A founding member of Bruce Springsteen’s E Street Band, he went on to become a successful solo artist in his own right. Returning to the UK once more, to perform tracks from Soulfire, his first album in 15 years, this is your chance to witness a true music icon in action.

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MANCHESTER PRIDE FESTIVAL  
Friday 23rd to Sunday 25th August 2019 - Gay Village & Mayfield Depot

For those who prefer a less hedonistic pride, and don't want to see the live music over at Mayfield, the GAY VILLAGE GATHERING ticket provides you with unlimited day or weekend access to the Village.

If you want the full Manchester Pride Festival experience featuring a line-up of international entertainment, the RAINBOW PASS will provide you with unlimited weekend access to The Gay Village Gathering and lets you choose which day (or days) you want to be at Mayfield for Manchester Pride Live.

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MOOVIN FESTIVAL  
Friday 23rd to Sunday 25th August 2019 - Whitebottom Farm, Stockport

Soul II Soul | 2ManyDJs | Big Daddy Kane |Morcheeba | Inner City | Lee 'Scratch' Perry | Nightmares on Wax | Horse Meat Disco | Fabio & Grooverider | Soul Clap | Ozomatli | Chali 2na | Krafty Kuts | Stanton Warriors | DJ Hype | Marshall Jefferson | Awesome Tapes From Africa | Dub Pistols | Kevin Saunderson | Zongamin | Sister Nancy & Legal Shot | Justin Robertson | AK/DK Shaka Loves You | Mr Wilson's Second Liners | Mr Thing | Onipa | Afro Cluster | Hong Kong Ping Pong | North Base | Hewan Clarke | Drum Machine | DJ Woody | Mikey Don | Mark XTC | Blind Arcade | Pimpsoul | The Drop | Dantiez Saunderson | Herbie Saccani | De-Tronic | Metrodome | Steve Thorpe | Rich Reason | Oli Furness | MC Tunes | Sens Sagna & The Kajamor Family | Mr B The Gentleman Rhymer | The 745s | Mr Vast | Bethlehem Casuals | Moonboots & Boardman | David Dunne | Ste Mac | Full Tilt | Will Dunn | Ojay | Treva Whateva | Tom Woodwood | Lee Fletcher | Vince Vega | XMenBTeam | Dave Law | Defiance & Woodstar | Madz | Lyla | JKid & Boa | BreaksJunky | Olive Drops | Augmented Sounds | Scott Wheeler | Flow Theory | Frosti | Myk | Ian Kane | Kevin Swindles | Elinor Nicholson | + much more TBA

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KANDA BONGO MAN  
Saturday 24th August 2019 - Band On The Wall

Kanda Bongo Man is the Soukous superstar in the continent of Africa. His music has always been driven by optimism and happiness; it contains melodies that curl through the patterns like vines on a trellis.

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MACHINE GUN KELLY  
Tuesday 27th August 2019 - O2 Ritz

Colson Baker is best known as Machine Gun Kelly or MGK. Hailing from Cleveland, Ohio he's an American rapper who has had hits in the UK Singles Chart with "Bad Things" (#16) and "Rap Devil" (#15).

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MANCHESTER PSYCH FEST 2019  
Friday 30th August 2019 - Multi Venue Festival

Courtney Barnett, Temples, Goat Girl, The Lovely Eggs, The Cult Of Dom Keller, Sam Evian, Yama Warashi, Echo Ladies, Working Men's Club, Cosmic Strip, Solis, Belle Sonder, URF, The Bleaches

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STAR SHAPED FESTIVAL 2019  
Saturday 31st August 2019 - O2 Ritz

Star Shaped Festival returns for its 4th year! Having become known by fans & artists of the Britpop era as the must-see event of the year, it’s back for another all-day marathon of live music, with the resident Star Shaped DJs bringing the party before, between & after the bands. This year the festival takes in 4 cities across the UK & is delivering a line-up that’ll have Britpop fans rejoicing, so come along & celebrate one of the greatest eras in music.

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AN EVENING WITH RICHARD JOBSON  
Thursday 5th September 2019 - Manchester Stoller Hall

An Evening With RICHARD JOBSON of The Skids + special guests: BRUCE & JAMIE WATSON of Big Country

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CERYS MATTHEWS  
Thursday 5th September 2019 - The Lowry
Join BBC broadcaster Cerys Matthews, as she takes us around the world, celebrating her love of food and music. Don’t miss this opportunity to pick up a discounted copy of Where the Wild Cooks Go with your ticket by choosing the book-with-ticket option (book RRP £27). Cerys Matthews will be signing after the event.
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THE ILLEGAL EAGLES  
Thursday 5th September 2019 - The Lowry
Following continued public demand the World’s Official No.1 tribute to the legendary rock band return in 2019 for more stunning vocals, tight harmonies and awesome guitar riffs! Described as ‘flawless’ by The Express, The Illegal Eagles are internationally renowned for their outstanding ability to recreate the Eagles’ distinctive sound with both flare and incredible authenticity.
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THE FLAMING LIPS  
Friday 6th September 2019 - Manchester Academy

The Flaming Lips performing The Soft Bulletin. Formed in 1983, The Flaming Lips have released 16 albums with 1999s The Solf Bulletin being one of the best loved, an album that went Gold in the UK.

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THE HOUGHTON WEAVERS  
Friday 6th September 2019 - Stockport Plaza

THE HOUGHTON WEAVERS have been entertaining folk now for over 43 years with their unique blend of popular folk music, humour and audience participation.

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JOSH TURNER  
Saturday 7th September 2019 - RNCM

With his rich, deep voice & distinctive style, MCA Nashville recording artist Josh Turner is one of country music’s most recognisable hit-makers. From his 2003 Platinum-selling début Long Black Train to his 2017 Billboard No. 1 release, Deep South, Turner has scored multiple Grammy, CMA & ACM Awards nominations & received 6 Inspirational Country Music Awards.

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THE MAGIC OF MOTOWN  
Saturday 7th September 2019 - Stockport Plaza

Music fans are invited to the biggest party of the year as the unstoppable Magic of Motown show steams into town! Seen by over a million people, it's no surprise that the show is one of the biggest success stories in British theatre history.

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EDWYN COLLINS  
Sunday 8th September 2019 - Gorilla

Edwyn Collins has announced details of the release of his 9th solo album, Badbea, which is released on his own label, AED, on Friday 29th March 2019. Having released his last album, Understated in March 2013, Badbea is his first release since moving both home and studio to Helmsdale on the North East coast of Scotland in 2014.

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BOYZLIFE  
Sunday 8th September 2019 - Manchester Academy

Join Brian McFadden and Keith Duffy as they join forces for a UK tour, formerly of the huge bands Westlife and Boyzone, the pair are now Boyzlife.

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JOHN PRINE  
Monday 9th September 2019 - The Bridgewater Hall

John Prine has been performing since the early 70s, an American country folk singer-songwriter who is known for his often humorous style of country music. Prine has had 6 Grammy Award nominations and 3 wins.

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FASTLOVE: A TRIBUTE TO GEORGE MICHAEL  
Friday 13th September 2019 - The Bridgewater Hall

Direct from London’s West End, this is the world’s favourite George Michael tribute show. Get ready for an unforgettable evening celebrating the global superstar that is George Michael.

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JASON & THE SCORCHERS
DAN BAIRD & HOMEMADE SIN
THE KENTUCKY HEADHUNTERS
Saturday 14th September 2019 - O2 Ritz

An impressive trio of southern-inspired rock’n’roll music legends will join forces this September for a tour of rollicking proportions. Having never previously played on a bill together anywhere in the world, Jason and the Scorchers, Dan Baird and Homemade Sin and The Kentucky Headliners are hitting the road for the very first time as a unique triple header, with each band playing a full set.

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JULIA MICHAELS  
Saturday 14th September 2019 - Albert Hall Manchester

Julia Michaels performs live at Albert Hall as part of her upcoming UK tour. The singer, songwriter has written songs for the likes of Britney Spears, Justin Bieber and Gwen Stefani to name just a few. Her biggest hit in the UK is the Platinum single "Issues" released in 2017.

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YOLANDA BROWN  
Sunday 15th September 2019 - Band On The Wall

Ten years ago, YolanDa Brown was studying a PhD in Management Science when a career in music came calling. Now, the double MOBO Award-winner is the premier female saxophonist in the UK. Known for her unique fusion of reggae, jazz and soul, this concert features music from her critically-acclaimed albums, plus many crowd favourites.

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PIXIES  
Wednesday 18th September 2019 - O2 Apollo

The Pixies are an American alt-rock band formed back in 1986. The band have had FIVE top 10 UK Albums with 1990s Bossanova reaching an impressive #3. Hit singles include "Velouria" & "Planet of Sound".

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HOZIER  
Thursday 19th September 2019 - O2 Apollo

Hozier: Wasteland, Baby Tour 2019. Andrew Hozier-Byne is best known by Hozier. He is an Irish musician, singer and songwriter who's debut single "Take Me to Church" reached #2 in the UK and went Platinum in many countries including 3x Platinum in the UK.

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BEN PORTSMOUTH LIVE AS ELVIS  
Thursday 19th September 2019 - The Edge, Wigan

He looks like Elvis, sings like Elvis and has an on-stage charisma that has audiences believing at times they are watching the King himself. In August 2012, Ben made history when he won the Elvis Presley Enterprises “Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest" which took place in Memphis, crowning Ben as the “Worldwide Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist”, the first artist from outside the USA to ever win this prestigious title.

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WHAT'S LOVE GOT TO DO WITH IT?  
A TRIBUTE TO TINA TURNER
Friday 20th September 2019 - The Bridgewater Hall

What’s Love Got To Do With It? is the joyous new show celebrating the music of the incredible Tina Turner. It is the ultimate tribute concert to one of the most iconic and loved musical artists of our generation.

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PLASTIC HOUSE  
Friday 20th September 2019 - Manchester Academy

Plastic House are an alternative 4 piece band from Stockport. They have performed at such venues as Night And Day, Dry Bar and The Eagle Inn and are influenced by The Strokes and The Libertines.

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THE WALL - LIVE EXTRAVAGANZA  
Thursday 26th September 2019 - RNCM

Even Trump’s wall couldn’t hold back THE Wall – Live Extravaganza. MJR is pleased to announce the rescheduled tour for this incredible re-imagined performance of Floyd classics from Dark Side of the Moon, Meddle, Wish You Were Here, Animals and of course, The Wall.

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STAR WARS THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK  
Friday 27th September 2019 - Manchester Arena

Watch The Empire Strikes Back on a giant HD screen with a live symphony orchestra. Journey with the rebel alliance once again as Imperial forces wrestle for control of the galaxy. Its time to feel the force of John William’s epic score.

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NO HOT ASHES  
Friday 27th September 2019 - O2 Ritz

Four-piece post-pop-discofunk Stockport band, No Hot Ashes come to the O2 Ritz this coming September. No Hot Ashes are Isaac Taylor (Vox/Guitar), Luigi Di Vuono (Guitar/Backing Vox), Jack Walsh (Bass), Matthew Buckley (Drums).

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WILCO  
Friday 27th September 2019 - Albert Hall

Wilco are an American alt-rock band from Chicago Illinois. They were formed in 1994 and have had a prolific career with ten albums to date and two Grammy Awards to their name.

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THE UPBEAT BEATLES  
Friday 27th September 2019 - Stockport Plaza

If you love the Beatles you’ll love this show, and if you don’t love the Beatles you’ll love this show!

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THE SMYTHS  
Saturday 28th September 2019 - O2 Ritz

The Smyths are the world's finest tribute to The Smiths. To celebrate the 35th anniversary of the group's «Hatful of Hollow» album, The Smyths will be performing the album in full along with a hand-picked selection of other classics by The Smiths.

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PURE GARAGE  
Saturday 28th September 2019 - The Lowry

PURE GARAGE RELOADED - DJ LUCK & MC NEET - SO SOLID CREW - OXIDE & NEUTRINO - KELE LE ROC - MAJESTIC - THE WIDEBOYS - DJ PIED PIPER - SWEET FEMALE ATTITUDE - DOUBLE 99 + VERY SPECIAL GUESTS | LAST ENTRY 1AM

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RODRIGO Y GABRIELA  
Sunday 29th September 2019 - Albert Hall

Five years since their last album, Mexican acoustic rock guitar duo Rodrigo y Gabriela are ready to embark on the next chapter of their 20 year career together. Entitled ‘Mettavolution’, the new album brings together their shimmering, hummingbird flourishes & extraordinary engine room rhythm section, laser focused on melody, energy, & beat.

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THE PSYCHEDELIC FURS  
Tuesdy 1st October 2019 - O2 Ritz

The Psychedelic Furs are a rock band who formed back in 1977 with brothers Richard Butler (singer) and Tim Butler (bass guitar). The Furs biggest UK hit single was the re-recorded version of "Pretty In Pink" as single that was originally released in 1981.

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BILL CALLAHAN  
Wednesday 2nd October 2019 - Albert Hall

Rejoice! Bill Callahan‘s late-phase hot streak continues with his first record since 2013, Shepherd in a Sheepskin Vest. Bill Callahan appears at the Albert Hall Manchester this October.

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STATIC-X  
Thursday 3rd October 2019 - O2 Ritz

Returning to the UK and paying tribute to late vocalist, Wayne Static, industrial metal band, Static-X, are heading out on a highly-anticipated tour to mark the 20th anniversary of their debut album, Wisconsin Death Trip.

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JESCA HOOP  
Thursday 3rd October 2019 - HOME Mcr

Jesca Hoop is an American singer-songwriter & guitarist, a Californian who is now an adopted daughter of Manchester. Her career has spanned 5 albums of finely crafted song writing, sung from a unique intelligence & an unparalleled voice, culminating in 2017’s hugely acclaimed ‘Memories are Now’.

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PENGUIN CAFE
Thursday 3rd October 2019 - RNCM

The ever-enigmatic Penguin Cafe have announced a UK tour for 2019, bringing their live show that combines elements of classical, ambient, world and folk to form a truly unique and immersive sound.

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ALMA  
Thursday 3rd October 2019 - Manchester Academy

Alma’s extraordinary soulful voice & sharply observed lyrics hit somewhere between Sia & Amy Winehouse. Perhaps understandable the world wants to know where and the how the 22-year-old Finnish powerhouse began her career in music. “I don’t think I ever really started,” Alma recalls. “It’s just when I was little, I understood that singing made me feel things. It made me feel safe, it made me feel good, it made me feel better. It’s how I’ve survived everything, cliché́́́ as that sounds.”

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KING GIZZARD AND THE LIZARD WIZARD  
Thursday 3rd October 2019 - Victoria Warehouse

Aussie rockers, King Gizzard And The Lizard Wizard, return to the UK for a whole new visual experience in support of new album, Fishing For Fishies.

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SLEEP  
Saturday 5th October 2019 - O2 Ritz

American Doom Metal band, Sleep, head to the O2 Ritz, Manchester this coming October. In 2018, Sleep released their comeback album "The Sciences" to critical accaim.

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