What’s on Manchester

Follow the latest what’s on in Manchester news. Supplied by our guest writers, and press release contributors. From food & drink to live music, arts and culture to reviews and events.

Well versed in a variety of fiddle traditions including Old-Time, Bluegrass, Scottish and Canadian styles, Rachel Baiman is a versatile and dynamic musician. Rachel is a winner… Read more »

PETER GABRIEL has revealed the first new song from his forthcoming album i/o. The track is accompanied by a cover image by the artist David Spriggs. LISTEN… Read more »

Every week,  listeners across the UK tune into BBC Radio 2 to hear the legendary Tony Blackburn  play the greatest songs of the 60’s. Now, the legendary… Read more »

Outlaw folk musician – Beans on Toast – will be “Back Out On The Road” next Spring.Following the runaway success of his extended UK tour in 2022,… Read more »

Blues legend Eric Bibb has announced details of his new album ‘Ridin” and released lead single “Family”, listen here. Following the release of ‘Ridin’’ (on March 24 on Repute Records)… Read more »

The King is back! One of the most unique concert experiences of recent years is set to return for 2023 having won the hearts of critics and… Read more »

Sophie Ellis-Bextor announces Christmas Kitchen Disco Tour 2023

Following on from the huge success of her 2022 Kitchen Disco Tour in which she brought her lockdown online sensation from her kitchen to sold-out stages across… Read more »

South London-born and Athens, Greece-based artist – WESTERMAN – returns with his first offering in two years with the song “Idol; RE-run“, out now via Partisan / Play It Again… Read more »

Join Waterstones in Manchester Birmingham from 9am on Saturday 22 October as they open their doors to mark the publication of the highly anticipated It Starts With Us, from global… Read more »

To coincide with his latest single release ‘Forever’ taken from his eagerly awaited album ‘Sentimental Fool’ released in October on Daptone Records, legendary Soul singer Lee Fields… Read more »