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Sounds From The Other City

Tomorrow sees the return of annual musical extravaganza Sounds From The Other City and we are taking over both floors of The Old Pint Pot with This City Is Ours. There are a few tickets left but we expect it to sell out so move fast if youre thinking of coming.

Check out our full lineup HERE – nearly 20 acts and DJs across 2 floors as well as visuals and live art – highlights include a Manchester debut for LAPALUX (Brainfeeder) and the return of the mighty SHIGETO (Ghostly International).

SFTOC

SFTOC 2012

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mule have previewed the event HERE, as have Bag Thing HERE.

Check our Facebook page HERE for various links to music, videos and mixes.

Check out stage times on the SFTOC website HERE.

See you down there!!

Sounds From The Other City!

For this year’s Sounds From The Other City, we are collaborating with This City Is Ours, and here is our lineup, in no particular order. We’re very excited about it. We’re bringing the mighty Shigeto back to Manchester, and Brainfeeder’s Lapalux comes up from London, as well as Brighton’s Ghost Mutt and Alphabets Heaven. Debian Blak from Leeds, and King Capisce from Sheffield are joined by the cream of Manchester music and a full residents cast from This City Is Ours and Mind on Fire.

Check the website for biogs, links, videos and to check the great lineups on all the other stages!

SFTOC

SFTOC

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SHIGETO (Ghostly International, NYC) // LAPALUX (Brainfeeder) // DEBIAN BLAK (First Word) // GHOST MUTT (Donkey Pitch) // ALPHABETS HEAVEN // GO GO PENGUIN // PATTERNS // DAY FOR AIRSTRIKES // FROM THE KITES OF SAN QUENTIN // DANNY DRIVE THRU // AGENT J (Groovement) // KING CAPISCE // ACRE // BORLAND // GOD DON’T LIKE IT DJs // MIND ON FIRE DJs // THIS CITY IS OURS DJs.

Across both floors of The Old Pint Pot in Salford on Sunday 6th May.

 

 

Good friends of the Mind on Fire crew From the Kites of San Quentin have just released a brand new EP on their very own This City is Ours Records.

Mitochondria includes remixes from Co.Fee, Anclove, Capac, Zoir and Manni Dee.

Its pay want you want so no excuses.

Go enjoy!

This Saturday see’s local Manchester clubnight This City is Ours celebrate their 2nd brithday. Having been pushing all things future in the city for 2 years, the collective have also been gaining massive recognition for their performances as beats group From the Kites of San Quentin.

With the imminent release of the new Kites EP on TCIO’s own imprint, along with a hold host of remixes by up and coming artists from manchester and beyond, their future sure is looking bright.

Come celebrate down at Centro this Saturday. Local boy Damu will be headlining,following his frankly brilliant debut album on Keysound, along with Ghosting Season and TCIO’s resdidents holding it down till 1am.

/ Saturday 29th October @ Centro 7pm til 1am //
FREE ENTRY

facebook event link: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=294991767183469

Trojan Horse curate Ruby Lounge headline show…

This Saturday Manchester’s prog nouveau revolutionists and beard enthusiasts Trojan Horse curate a headline show at Ruby Lounge, with support from the fantastic From The Kites Of San Quentin and Cyril Snear, as well as DJ’s from the Kites affiliated clubnight This City Is Ours til the wee hours. All for a fiver, see you there!

Trojan Horse at Ruby Lounge

Trojan Horse / Kites / Cyril Snear

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Special mention to Paul Hallows for the sexy poster design – www.himhallows.co.uk

New Manchester Scene Wipes!

There’s been some great recent additions to the MCR Scenewipe website from some of our favourite bands, including a few from this year’s Sounds From The Other City Festival. Keep a look out for a MOF Band video which should be happening soon and make sure you check out the Trojan Horse, Day For Airstrikes and From The Kites Of San Quentin videos below…



Kites remix Badly Drawn Boy and 808 State!

Our good buddies From The Kites Of San Quentin have a couple of exciting new remixes on their Bandcamp page – click the link below.

Kites remix Badly Drawn Boy and 808 State

Kites remix Badly Drawn Boy and 808 State

And come and check out This City Is Ours 1st Birthday at Dry Bar this weekend with Lazer Sword!

Lazer Sword

Lazer Sword

American Men @ Hope Mill on 5th June!

We are super excited to announce we will be teaming up with our friends Bad Science and This City Is Ours for a gryeat little alldayer and BBQ at Hope Mill on Saturday 5th June… Headlined by Lucky Me’s American Men, with support from Borland, MOF Band and Kites, as well as much more to be announced, its set to be an awesome little party. Capacity is limited so getting advance tickets is a must! More info by clicking below.

 

We just can’t stop providing even more excellent reasons to be at Islington Mill on Saturday. Here we have From The Kites Of San Quentin (playing at 9pm), being remixed by Borland (playing at 10pm), and like (nearly) everything else on here it’s available for free download.

From The Kites Of San Quentin – <@-;) (Borland remix)

Tickets have been flying out so we’d genuinely suggest getting down early to avoid potential disapointment. And you definitely don’t want to be missing wither of these guys!

Both Mind on Fire and This City is Ours couldn’t be more excited about the party this Saturday, and From The Kites Of San Quentin provide the next little freebie taster… Get over to their Bandcamp page for BRAND new recordings, available for download. They’re on at 9pm so make sure you get down early to check them out!