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Monday, March 07, 2011

Enrico's Gig Guide. Double dose. March 2011.

Tuesday 8/3/11.Admiral Fallow. Deaf Institute, M/c.
Scottish group with connections to Fence Collective.
Wed.9.3.11. Dan Michaelson and the Coastguards. Castle Hotel, M/c.
Baritone singer/songwriter fronts accomplsched band doing country and soul influenced Americana.
Thurs 10.3.11. Terrorbird. Deaf Institute Basement. M/c.
Dreamy synth outfit from  Vancouver. Wire Mag said  "hypnagogic pop".
Fri 11.3.11 Napoleon Third. and Patterns. Islington Mill Salford.
Leeds based quirky sonwriter with full band showcasing complex and layered extraveganzas.
Sat 12/3/11 . Clint Eastwood and General Saint (On this weeks'OTW). Band on theWall, M/c.
Re-united early 80's reggae superstars.
Sun 13/3/11.Serous Sam Barett. Mad Ferret,Presto. Yorkshire bluegrass influenced singer/guitarist.
Mon 14/3/11. Jasper TX, Alex Momnk and Danny Saul. Krack Gallery, M/c.
Experimental music bill with electronica/lap top improvisers from Sweden, Lndon and Manchester.
Tues 15.3.11. MULATU ASTAKE.  Band on the Wall, M/c.
Etheopian vibes player and composer. (Etheopiques) Heavily featured in the Jim Jarmusch film Broken Flowers
Wed 16.3.11. Polar Bear. Sound Control, M/c Jazz from top UK players. With funk, electronica, free improv and drum and bass in the mix.
Thurs. 17.3.11. Jo Rose, Christopher Eatough and Alex McClean. Trinity Church, Salford.
Monthly night from Little Rabbit showcasing folk influenced singer/songwriters. Islington Mill, Salford.
Fri 18.3.11. Seefeel.Brit electronica/post brock. Relaunched nin 2008 and now on Warp records. Featuring new members DJ Scotch Egg on bass and Boredom's drummer.
Sat 19/3/11. Hannah Peel. Cross Chapel,M/c.
Great plaintive young fol singer on Static Caravan. Set to be v. big this year Enrico says.
Sunday 20.3.11.The Babies and Former Bullies. Castle Hotel, M/c.
Ramshackle garage pop from side project of trendy American bands the Vivian Girls and Woods.
Former bullies are a great M/c indie band (from Chorley).
Mon 21.3.11 The Primitives. Manchester MoHo live.
Reformed 80's indie rockers.

Sunday 1st May11.Sounds from the Other City. Salford urban fest with loads of venues hosting tons of disperate styles. All accessible with one wristband.soundsfromthecity.com.

19th May 11.Sufjan Stevens. Manchester Apollo.

Enrico puts a gig on in Presto!!
16th April 11.Nat Johnson and the Figureheads. The Continental. Presto.

Sat 21st May 11.Staff Benda Bilili. Bridgewater Hall, M/c.

Wed 11th May 2011. Group Doueh. Islington Mill, Salford.