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Sounds From The Other City – This Sunday!

So Mind on Fire and This City Is Ours team up once again this May bank holiday to present a stage at the wonderful Sounds From The Other City.

We are in the Kings Arms this year kicking off from 3pm til late across 2 floors. Check our lineup below, and check the website for full lineups across all stages, videos, downloads and all sorts of other exciting info.

Tickets available from Islington Mill, Piccadilly Records, The Bay Horse, Skiddle, See and Quay.

TICKETS

SFTOC 2013

SFTOC 2013

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Here’s what we got in store….

FINGATHING (Bare Bones Soundsystem)
DEFT (Rwina Records / Space Hardware)
BLACKSMIF (Blah Blah Blah / Synchronicity)
REAL (WotNot / XVI Records / Sounds Of Sumo)
RAIN DOG (Project : Mooncircle)
SZARE (Horizontal Ground / Idle Hands)
FRAMEWORKS – live band (First Word / My First Moth)
GHOSTING SEASON (dj set)
ORIGAMIBIRO
COGI (Broken Bubble)
KA/VAN (This City Is Ours)
PYC SESSIONS DJs
ONEFIVEEIGHT DJs
MIND ON FIRE DJs
THIS CITY IS OURS DJs

Visuals by EMN
Install by UPPER SPACE

Music links here:
http://soundsfromtheothercity.com/stages/mind-on-fire-this-city-is-the-kings-arms-upstairs-downstairs/

There are some absolutely cracking bookings on some of the other stages, Daedelus at Islington Mill being a highlight. Also, Bad Uncle showcasing some one off collaborations, and MCR Scenewipe hosting all their acts via skype. Check the website for more info.

We hope to see you there!

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).

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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!

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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.

 

 

Fat Out Fest at Islington Mill next weekend…

Next weekend Fat Out Til You Pass Out take over Islington Mill for a veritable feast of audio madness over 2 days including Mothlite, Stig Noise, and Nasdaq, as well as a few bands you might have seen at MOF events, such as Gnod, Manatees and the noise band from Bletchley, Action Beat! Plus DJs, food, merch and record stalls. Tickets available for one or 2 days, click flyer for more info…

Fat Out Fest

Fat Out Fest

 

 

MOF Band play Sacred Trinity Church…

On Friday 11th June, as part of the This City Is Ours live showcases, Mind on Fire Band will be playing at Salford’s Sacred Trinity Church alongside Hoya Hoya’s Illum Sphere and our resident VJ Cycloptic a.k.a EMN with their debut live A/V set, as well as the awesome King Kapisce from over the hills in Sheffield… its a great little venue and the last TCIO party there was awesome so make sure you get down!

Competition Time! Sounds From The Other City

Eyup… As you may know we will be hosting one of the venues for this years Sounds From The Other City again, this time with wotgodforgot and its shaping up nicely…. To celebrate, the lovely people at Sounds have given us 2 tickets to give away as a prize.

All you need to do is email us at mofsounds@gmail.com with ‘SFTOC comp‘ in the subject line and answer this simple question:

In what year was Salford granted City status?

In other news, we have more competitions on the way with free tickets for Chris Cunningham, and the Same Teens house party up for grabs so watch this space!

The winners of the Four Tet ticket competition will be announced at the end of the month.

Good luck!

MOF @ Sounds From The Other City!

Yes y’all…. We’re all super excited to be part of Sounds From The Other City again this year, Salford’s premier festival of new music on Bank Holiday Sunday 2nd May…. This year is looking bigger and better than ever, with some amazing “hush hush’ bookings soon to be announced, and more after parties than before, running til 3am…

Click the image below to check the facebook group for regular updates and mark the date in your diary.

This year we will be teaming up with WOTGODFORGOT to present a day of live acts in the Salvation Army, and will also be hosting one of the after parties, a residents mashup in conjunction with some of Manchester’s finest club nights. Hold tight for more info!

This City is Ours – Live

Theres a few really great shows to choose from next week and local night This City is Ours have a really awesome lineup at Salford’s Sacred Trinity Church  that is definitely worth heading down to.

Mind on Fire favourites Borland will be playing their first full live band show, and TCIO resident band From The Kites of San Quentin will be doing their thing aswell. You can listen to both on the new MOF5 birthday compilation here.

Also playing is 7 Black Tentacles from Sheffield, who sound amazing and we’re really excited to see the 12 piece live in Manchester. Click the image below for more info, links and tuneage, and we’ll see you down there 🙂