Roger Waters | 03 July | Arena
Pink Floyd legend Roger Waters is bringing his critically-lauded US + Them tour to Manchester this summer. The UK shows in Glasgow, Liverpool, Manchester and Birmingham will see Roger perform songs from Pink Floyd’s timeless albums ‘The Dark Side of The Moon’, ‘The Wall’, ‘Animals’ and ‘Wish You Were Here’ together with material from his brilliant solo album ‘Is This the Life We Really Want?’ There are still tickets available.
Earth Wind & Fire | 05 July | Apollo
Earth, Wind & Fire, founding members Philip Bailey, Verdine White and Ralph Johnson – one of the world top legendary musical groups of all-time – play three UK shows this month including one at Manchester Apollo. The gig will feature their multiple number 1 hit singles; Boogie Wonderland, September and Let’s Groove. Last few tickets available here.
HAYFITZ | 05 July | The Castle Hotel
Hayfitz is the intimate new solo project of Oh Malô founder, Brandon Hafetz. After several years touring with the band across the United States and Canada, the Brooklyn based songwriter is now exploring a new, more subdued musical direction. With vocals reminiscent of Keaton Henson, Hayfitz delicately delivers autobiographical stories free of emotional boundaries, supported by melancholic guitar voicings. He is currently in the recording stages of his debut body of work. Check him out at the Castle Hotel, tickets here.
Morrissey | 7 & 8 July | Castlefield Bowl
Just when fans thought there were going to be no Manchester dates on Morrissey’s latest tour. The Smiths legend will perform Two huge homecoming gigs at the open air venue this month. The shows follow the release of his latest album ‘Low in High School’ which was released last november. Grab your ticket on this link.
James Taylor | 09 July | Arena
Legendary singer-songwriter and multiple Grammy award winner, James Taylor & His All-Star band, has teamed up with Bonnie Raitt (and her band) to perform at Manchester Arena on Monday 9 July. Taylor’s music is a mix between country, blues, and some antique folk styles. James Taylor has touched people with his warm baritone voice and distinctive style of guitar-playing for more than 40 years. Don’t miss his big show at the Arena last few tickets are still available.
2 Many DJ’s | 14 July | The White Hotel
Band on the Wall and Now Wave presents the Belgian Dance Maestros 2manydjs to Salford’s White Hotel for an intimate club show. Expect everything from prog-rock to funky r&b, trendy hip-hop to German techno. If it gets you moving, the Dewaele brothers have it in their record collection.
The Hunna | 16 July | Albert Hall
Fresh from their biggest tour to date, which included multiple sold-out nights at London’s 02 Academy Brixton and Manchester’s 02 Academy Apollo, The Hunna are now on tour with a series of intimate shows across the UK to celebrate the launch of their forthcoming album ‘Dare’, which is out on 13th July. They have been referred to as ‘Rocks next big thing’ by Kerrang Magazine, singles such as ‘Bonfire’ and ‘You & Me’ have helped to earn over 45 million streams across The Hunna’s Spotify’s catalogue. Grab your ticket to the rescheduled gig at the Albert Hall.