Photobucket Photobucket Villagers - Sound Control // 24th April 2011 Fresh off their support slot with indie legends Elbow, Villagers are continuing their relentless touring, all through the festival months. So this week, why not see the folk stylings of Conor J. O’Brien and friends at an intimate venue, rather than the hustle and bustle of a busy festival? Click here to buy tickets You can visit Villagers by heading to http://www.wearevillagers.com Other Gigs 19/04/2011: Lykke Li- Manchester Academy 2// Click here to buy tickets 20/04/2011: The Dears- The Ruby Lounge // Click here to buy tickets 22/04/2011: Lone Pigeon- Islington Mill // Click here to buy tickets
Photobucket Photobucket Tim Booth – Oran Mor // 21st April 2011 Tim Booth goes it alone again, releasing his third solo album this year. With a successful career in music under his belt as well as acting and teaching – and his moustache is beyond cool - is there anything the man can’t do? Why not go along to Oran Mor (right on Byres Road, arguably the coolest place in the entire city) and find out? Click here to buy tickets You can visit Tim Booth by heading to http://www.timbooth.co.uk Other Gigs 18/04/11: Lykke Li – The Arches// Click here to buy tickets 19/04/11: Jesse Sykes and The Sweet Hereafter – Captain’s Rest// Click here to buy tickets 19/04/11: Angus and Julia Stone – O2 ABC // Click here to buy tickets 20/04/11: Johnny Foreigner – Nice N Sleazy // Click here to buy tickets 21/04/11: The Dears – King Tut’s // Click here to buy tickets 21/04/11: Mount Kimbie - Stereo// Click here to buy tickets 23/04/11: Bronto Skylift/St Deluxe – King Tut’s// Click here to buy tickets
Photobucket Photobucket Battles - ICA // 20th April 2011 Ok, so this gig might be sold out but we can't no mention it. We live in a world whereby ticket touts buy up a good proportion of gig tickets, so head down there, offer them a fiver and see what they say. You never know, it might work. You can visit Battles by heading to http://www.myspace.com/battlestheband Other Gigs 18/04/11: Xcerts & You Animals – Barfly Camden // Click here to buy tickets 19/04/11: Liturgy - CAMP // Click here to buy tickets 19/04/11: Asobi Seksu - XOYO // Click here to buy tickets 21/04/11: Jessy Sykes & The Sweet Hereafter – Water Rats // Click here to buy tickets
Photobucket Photobucket Loose Easter Party – Undertone & Ten Feet Tall // 24h April 2011 Any excuse for a party, eh? Loose promoters come up trumps with a top line-up of bands and DJs playing at Ten Feet Tall and its basement venue Undertone to celebrate some fictional character dying or coming back to life or something.. Playing live are the likes of Threatmantics, Barefoot Dance of the Sea and H. Hawkline, with more top tunes being played by local music website dudes The Joy Collective and top indie club night Twisted By Design. This’ll be good. Well done Loose, once more. Click here to buy tickets You can visit Loose by heading to Facebook Other Gigs 19/04/11: The Xcerts – Clwb Ifor Bach// Click here to buy tickets 19/04/11: My First Tooth – Ten Feet Tall // Click here to buy tickets 21/04/11: Jamie xx – Clwb Ifor Bach // Click here to buy tickets 24/04/2011: Bijou Festival (feat. The Method, H. Hawkline & more – Gwdihw // Click here to buy tickets 21/04/11: Metronomy - Clwb Ifor Bach // Click here to buy tickets
Photobucket Photobucket Asobi Seksu – Audio // 21st April 2011 Following the release of their fifth album earlier this year, the critically acclaimed Fluorescence, Asobi Seksu visit Brighton as part of a wider UK tour. Saccharine indie pop meets noisy shoegaze that should come off brilliantly live. Click here to buy tickets You can visit Asobi Seksu by heading to asobiseksu.com Other Gigs 19/04/11: Metronomy – Digital // Click here to buy tickets 19/04/11: Neil Finn – Komedia // Click here to buy tickets 19/04/11: Jeniferever / Speak Galactic / Among Brothers – Green Door Store // Click here to buy tickets 21/04/11: A Hawk And A Hacksaw – Ballroom // Click here to buy tickets 22/04/11: Simian Mobiel Disco – Audio // Click here to buy tickets