Posts by Month: September 2013

Chris T-T

Gig: Chris T-T

Chris T-T


Coming to Manchester for the first time in over 4 years is Chris T-T. He’s played up and down the country with acts like Frank Turner, Bithy Clyro and the Levellers in the last few years.

The bizaare fact he’s not played Manchester in such a long time could … Read on

Rue Royale

Gig: Rue Royale + Cousin Jac

Rue Royale


House of Cards are delighted to present a show featuring Rue Royale on Friday 15th November 2013. Support comes from Liverpool’s Cautious Jac.

Rue Royale

Having clocked up 100,000 miles on the road, Rue Royale are temporarily putting down roots to record their eagerly anticipated third album.


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Gig: Aka Hige



Launching with an installation conceived in collaboration with Aliyah Hussain on the 26th of September at 19:00, featuring abstract film art and previously unseen North West Film Archive footage created by the multi disciplined Vanessa Cuthbert, Aka Hige’s debut album Opening will take you on a journey through … Read on

News: Brown Brogues Release New Single ‘Split Disc’ + Tour Dates

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“Step-mum, can I listen to Brown Brogues?” “No sweetie, they’re ungodly”.

Your step-mum is right little Clive, Brown Brogues ARE ungodly and they’re blaspheming all over our faces with latest single ‘Slip Disc’ taken from their forthcoming second album ‘Triflin”.
Cover your ears Clive…



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Review: Babyshambles : Live Review



Making it to the fourth date of a highly anticipated comeback tour on the back of their well received third album ‘Sequel to the Prequel’, Babyshambles stumble onto the stage of Manchester’s Academy 1.

Astonishingly, Pete and co. arrive on-stage only fifteen minutes later than announced, but what was … Read on

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Review: MONEY: The Shadow of Heaven – Album Review


“M O N E Y announce two intimate shows in The Bunker.” the Bella Union site and social media accounts parp. “The Bunker…” they follow-through, is “…a former WWII underground shelter in Dalston…”




If you were Ben ‘Adolf-Sways’ Ward, you’d be entitled to feel a little aggrieved. … Read on

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Video: Daniel Bachman

We caught up with the mind-boggling instrumental guitar player Daniel Bachman in the beer garden of the Castle Hotel to film amazing lap guitar performance.

Daniel Bachman is a 22 year old musician born and raised in Fredericksburg, Virginia. He has been playing what he describes as “psychedelic appalachia” since … Read on

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