NEWS: Cloud 9 Festival

12 05 2011

6th August 2011, Cheshire

Still yet to announce a main stage act and the dance headliners, this festival already boasts a strong line up including the new addition of Scratch Perverts, DMC Champions and turntable pioneers. Read the rest of this entry »





NEWS: Complete Stone Roses

11 05 2011

Benefit Show at Moho Live

On CityLifers we wouldn’t normally give much web space to a tribute act, but if you read on I’m sure you’ll agree an exception on this occasion is fair enough. Read the rest of this entry »





NEWS: Oui Love Tour

11 05 2011

UK Dates + Free Track

Only a few days until the annual Oui Love Tour begins! Six nights at some of the UK’s small venues with two of France’s musical offerings. Read the rest of this entry »





NEWS: Let’s Wrestle

10 05 2011

New Album + UK Tour Dates

In support of their forthcoming new album, ‘Nursing Home’, London indie rock trio Let’s Wrestle have announced a UK tour with Yuck in May as well as several other shows including a one-off support show with Fucked Up and No Joy.  Read the rest of this entry »





NEWS: Taking Back Sunday

10 05 2011

UK Tour Dates Rescheduled

Taking Back Sunday have been forced to reschedule the majority of their UK tour due to unavoidable scheduling conflict which has severely limited the time that they can spend on these shores. Read the rest of this entry »





NEWS: Manchester’s Green Room To Close

10 05 2011

Last Ever Green Bohemia Gig (free entry) Read the rest of this entry »





NEWS: The Antlers

10 05 2011

New Album + UK Tour Dates

2009 saw the release of The Antlers astonishing album ‘Hospice’. Now comes their follow-up, the rather aptly named ‘Burst Apart’, released in June on their new label homeTransgressive Records. Read the rest of this entry »





NEWS: Feel Good Festival, Rochdale

9 05 2011

Fun Lovin’ Criminals To Headline

Fun Lovin’ Criminals have been announced to headline the Feel Good festival in Rochdale this summer.  Read the rest of this entry »





NEWS: Kitsune Maison 11

9 05 2011

Minimix Free Download + Video + Full Tracklisting

The Indie-Dance Issue Kitsuné Maison 11 MiniMix by Jerry Bouthier.  Read the rest of this entry »





NEWS: Nowhere Again

9 05 2011

New EP + One Day Free Download 

Nowhere Again’s Now I am Twenty EP is released today and as a marketing exercise Superstar Destroyer have decided to give it away for one day only. Read the rest of this entry »





NEWS: The Electronic Exchange

8 05 2011

New Track (streamed in full) + Manchester Date

Experimental progressive electronica duo The Electronic Exchange announce new material and rare live appearance at FutureEverything festival. Read the rest of this entry »





NEWS: Rob Da Bank + 65daysofstatic Rescore Film Soundtracks

6 05 2011

Next week Manchester is again home to the FutureEverything festival, a look into cutting edge media that will fill various venues throughout the city. It boasts a multitude of music and art events and there is also a broad array of conferences surrounding the current issues and development in the separate fields within the industry at the moment. Bringing down the final curtain to the festival is the screening of two classic films that have been given a new spring of life, through the art of rescoring the music. Read the rest of this entry »





NEWS: Woods

5 05 2011

New Album + UK Tour With Kurt Vile

Over the past few years Woods have attempted to establish themselves as an anomaly in a world of freaks. They seemed like an odd proposition even in the outré company of vocalist/guitarist/label owner Jeremy Earl’s Woodsist roster, perpetually out of time, committed to songsmanship in an age of noise, drone and improvisation, to extended soloing, instrumentals and the usurping use of tapes and F/X in an age of dead-end singer-songwriters. Read the rest of this entry »





NEWS: Chester Rocks

5 05 2011

2nd – 3rd July

Legendary dance act Leftfield will join Echo and The Bunnymen and Iggy and The Stooges at the first ever Chester Rocks festival. 

The full line-up for the festival at Chester Race Course has recently been announced. Read the rest of this entry »





NEWS: Ra Ra Riot

2 05 2011

New Single + Free Remix + UK Tour

Ra Ra Riot have been remixed by Kisses and The Antlers ahead of their UK tour in May and the release of a new single. Read the rest of this entry »





NEWS: Cymbals

2 05 2011

Debut Album + Video

London band CYMBALS have revealed the video for ‘Totally Over’, the next taste of the band’s debut album ‘Unlearn’ set for release on 9th May on Tough Love Records.

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NEWS: Thee Oh Sees

1 05 2011

New Album + UK Dates 

San Francisco’s Thee Oh Sees are back with a collection of original tracks plus a smattering of covers with their new full-length Castlemania. Read the rest of this entry »





NEWS: Tennis

29 04 2011

Debut Album 

You might have heard a track called ‘Marathon’ in early 2010; a slice of pop which set a tale of sailing the high seas to a backdrop of chiming guitars, handclaps and “oooo’s”. Read the rest of this entry »





NEWS: Tom Vek

28 04 2011

New Single + Video + New Album

Five years on from his debut album, Tom Vek is back. Vek’s brand new single A Chore was recently premiered (Monday 18th April) by Radio 1’s Zane Lowe and is now available to buy as a digital download.  Read the rest of this entry »





NEWS: Psychedelic Horseshit

28 04 2011

Debut Album + UK Tour 

Psychedelic Horseshit bring their cocktail of protest folk, garage punk, dub, psychedelia, free noise, tin-can electronics and shoegaze to the UK on a whistle-stop visit ahead a full tour in September.  Read the rest of this entry »