Sounds from the Other City 2013

Sunday 5th May 2013
various venues, Chapel Street, Salford, Lancashire, M3 5HW, England MAP
last updated: Wed 6th Mar 2013

The 10th Sounds from the Other City showcasing new music from from Manchester and beyond which takes over Chapel Street, Salford from 3pm to 4am on Sunday 5th May 2013.


The Crescent: Parenthetical Girls, September Girls, Haiku Salut, Post War Glamour Girls, Swimming Lessons, Songs for Walter, Letters to Fiesta.
The Old Pint Pot: Faktion present an 'Unknown to the Unknown' Label Showcase - DJ Q, Robert Gordon, Walter Ego, Mista Men, DJ Haus, Samrai & Platt, DJ Al, Jah Bricks, Faktion DJ, Wet Play, Gramme, Ruf Dug, Jason Boardman, James Holroyd.
St Phillips Church: Stealing Sheep, Still Corners, Ofei, Greatwaves, Childhood, BiPolar Sunshine.
The Angel Centre: Divorce, Queer'd Science, Die Hexen, Laser Dream Eyes, Ill, Stroke Cat. Plus Red Laser Records DJs (Ste Spandex & il Bosco), TOR DJs & guests, and secret guests TBA on the day via Twitter @trash0ramadjs.
Islington Mill: Daedelus, BC Camplight, Rozi Plain, Emily Barker & The Red Clay Halo, Denis Jones, Treetop Flyers, Adrian Crowley, Slip Discs @ The Deli Lama, Goves, Ian Vine, Tom Rose, Aaron Parker, Chaines.
The New Oxford: Hiss Golden Messenger, William Tyler, Astral Social Club, Bridget Hayden, Chalaque, Bing Satellites, A Belied Guaniko.
The Kings Arms: Fingathing - Barbones Sound System, Deft, Blaksmif, Szare, Rain Dog, Real, Frameworks, Origamibiro, Cogi, Ka/Van, PYC Sessions DJs, This City is Ours DJs, Mind on Fire DJs, OneFiveEight DJS.
Salford Arms: GNOD, The Peter J Taylor Guitar Orchestra, Cosmic Dead and Karl Astbury, Irma Vep and Douga, Keith Floyd, Quimby, McLean, Nichols.
United Reformed Church: Volunteers Park, Sea Pinks, La La Vasquez, Edible Arrangements, Sacred Paws, Waiters, Occult Hand, The Swamps.

Plus Manchester Scenewipe present Manchester SceneSkype at Islington Mill Gallery, Red Deer Club Secret Sessions in secret spaces, the Volkov Commanders create a performance bazaar, Baptists and Bootleggers host a stage of live ambient improvisation featuring an array of musicians from the around the festival.


Tickets are priced at £18. To buy tickets, click here.

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As well as music the event will offer art installations, karaoke, spoken word, croquet, yarn-bombing, fine booze and food.


Venues taking part are expected to include the huge Old Pint Pot, St Philips Church, Islington Mill and Salford University's Peel Hall.


This event does not have camping but there are a number of hotels, hostels and guest houses in the area.

More information will be here when available.

Sunday 5th May 2013
various venues, Chapel Street, Salford, Lancashire, M3 5HW, England MAP
last updated: Wed 6th Mar 2013

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