This week’s gigs to check out in Manchester: 05 – 12 May 2017

The Travelling Band // Mr Scruff // The View // The Cribs // The Vamps

By Manchester's Finest | Last updated 12 April 2018

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The Travelling Band | 5 May | Band on The Wall
Manchester’s folk rock band The Travelling band have been part of Manchester’s live music scene for a long time now, if you haven’t already seen them get down to Band on The Wall on Friday and check them out. Tickets

Mr Scruff | 6 May | Band on The Wall
The legendary Mr. Scruff plays his monthly slot at Manchester’s Band on The Wall this weekend. As always, Scruff will be at the controls for 5 hours, serving up a melting pot of jazz, soul, hip hop, funk, disco, deep house, reggae, afrobeat, latin, and plenty of goodies that don’t fit into any category. Pick up your tickets here.

The View | 7 May | Ruby Lounge 
The Dundee four piece recently toured the UK to mark the tenth anniversary of their debut album ‘Hats Off to The Buskers’ from which you will all know hit song ‘same jeans’ which reached number 3 on the UK Singles Chart. The Scottish lads are back on the road touring their new album ‘Ropewalk’. You might catch the last few tickets


The Cribs | 12 May | Academy
The Cribs are on a very special UK tour to celebrate their 10-year anniversary of their album ‘Men’s Needs, Women’s Needs, Whatever’. The Wakefield trio play to a sold out gig at Manchester Academy Friday May 12.

The Vamps | 6 May | Arena
The Vamps return to Manchester Arena on Saturday 6 May as part of their UK Arena 2017 tour, the boys are set to put on another exciting show at the Arena. Few tickets left