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by abeswick
Mon Mar 04, 2019 17:37
Forum: not indiepop
Topic: Starting a band
Replies: 0
Views: 23

Starting a band

Is anyone on here looking to start a band? Could be a long distance recording project. Influences include Tomorrow tulips, go-betweens, daniel johnson, sealions etc. I play lead guitar and just split up from the band I was in for some time, you can hear some our records here: https://amidamusic.band...
by abeswick
Wed Feb 28, 2018 14:08
Forum: indiepop
Topic: Champion of Youth
Replies: 0
Views: 1355

Champion of Youth

Hi, Just a quick message to see if anyone is interesting in putting us on, we are a new band from Manchester, you can hear our first e.p. here: https://championofyouth.bandcamp.com/ Feel free to email us at championofyouth@gmail.com, looking for festivals, all dayers, support slots etc, no dates in ...
by abeswick
Tue Nov 17, 2015 13:28
Forum: bands looking for shows
Topic: Gigs in Jan/ Feb
Replies: 0
Views: 2685

Gigs in Jan/ Feb

Hi, I'm from a new Manchester based project called Family Bender, we are about to release our first ep via Wiener Records (http://www.wienerrecords.org/) and are hoping to book some shows in the new year to promote the record. If you'd like to book us to play then please send us a message, we'd be h...
by abeswick
Wed Aug 12, 2015 16:09
Forum: Festivals
Topic: Manchester Popfest 2015 August 15th & 16th
Replies: 2
Views: 19836

Re: Manchester Popfest 2015 August 15th & 16th

Hi, just to let you all know a compilation of the festival is now available to stream via our bandcamp (manchesterpopfest.bandcamp.com/). All of the bands have sent us songs and it features exclusive tracks by some bands such as Soft Drinks, Freedom Screech and Cop Graveyard. Highlights include Soft...
by abeswick
Wed Aug 05, 2015 10:05
Forum: Festivals
Topic: Manchester Popfest 2015 August 15th & 16th
Replies: 2
Views: 19836

Re: Manchester Popfest 2015 August 15th & 16th

Also added to the line-up are; Commiserations (leeds), Passion Pusher (glasgow/edinburgh) and Tom Settle (manchester). The Saturday at Kraak will also feature a mini fanzine festival curated by Northwest Zinefest, a dj set by Ladyfest Manchester and more. Here's a breakdown of the basic schedule whi...
by abeswick
Thu Jul 02, 2015 11:15
Forum: indiepop
Topic: Manchester Popfest on Kickstarter
Replies: 0
Views: 1598

Manchester Popfest on Kickstarter

Hi, Just a quick message as we are trying to raise money via Kickstarter to help to pay all the bands and hopefully enable us to put the festival on again in future as well. We haven't had any donations yet and there's only two weeks left of our campaign :(. The way kickstarter works is that for eac...
by abeswick
Sun Jun 14, 2015 17:49
Forum: Festivals
Topic: Manchester Popfest 2015 August 15th & 16th
Replies: 2
Views: 19836

Manchester Popfest 2015 August 15th & 16th

Hi, Just to let you know the first ever Manchester Popfest is going to be happening this year on August 15th & 16th at Kraak Gallery NQ and Islington Mill. So far we have some great bands confirmed including the School, Slowcoaches, Keel Her, Los Bonsais, Papa Topo, Spinning Coin and Pega Monstro. W...