All things tagged as: mif


Review: M O N E Y : Live Review

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Our city has, of late, been saturated by Manchester International Festival. For those skeptical of multi-sensory art installations and other alien cultural terrors, there was MONEY. They’re not international, not at all, but somehow they got away with it.

It’s nice to cling on to some vague geographical familiarity, … Read on

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Gig: Goldfrapp live with the RNCM String Orchestra





Manchester International Festival is proud to present two very special evenings with Goldfrapp. The duo release their long-awaited sixth studio album late this summer and these exclusive shows offer a rare opportunity for fans to hear the new album live for the very first time.

These never … Read on


Gig: Mogwai (Performing live to Zidane, A 21st Century Portrait)


One of the most beguiling portrayals of an individual in recent cinematic history, Zidane, A 21st Century Portrait is a football film like no other. Using 17 cameras, the film tracks the legendary French midfielder Zinédine Zidane throughout a 2005 Spanish league match at Madrid’s imposing Bernabéu Stadium — on … Read on


Gig: Delphic





Delphic will be performing from 18-20 July. For more details, please visit the event page by following the link in the left hand panel.


Delphic’s rise was famously instantaneous: they were signed after their first gig, and ended up on Later With Jools Holland and indeed … Read on


Gig: Massive Attack V Adam Curtis





A new show
In collaboration with United Visual Artists and Es Devlin


‘A collective hallucination.’ Robert Del Naja


‘A musical entertainment about the power of illusion and the illusion of power.’ 
Adam Curtis


Connecting the dark, intense music and visual work of Robert Del … Read on