Thatta, Salford Media City, Fruit Tones, We Are Boa...

Leonard Skully Promotions presents…. ****THATTA**** All the way from Tokyo, Thatta are on tour in the UK from 25th March -9th April. The band have released 2 albums and a few EPs. Inspired by groups ranging from Madchester to 90’s US based alternative bands, Thatta have produced their own unique and original style which transcends the boundaries of typical J-rock while still remaining distinctly Japanese. Their music is characterized by diversity gained from a variety of influences and their live performances are known for their trademark three synthesizers on stage. Watch their UK tour trailer here:- Thatta UK Tour Trailer https://www.facebook.com/thatta.Tokyo http://thattainfo.wix.com/ ****SALFORD MEDIA CITY**** (tbc) ****FRUIT TONES**** (tbc) ****WE ARE BOA**** Also on the bill are fantastic new rock band We Are Boa who take a break from recording their new material which has evolved out of the big guitar sounds and catchy anthems found on their soundcloud page. Expect more infectious hooks with nods to psychedelia. https://soundcloud.com/we-are-boa https://www.facebook.com/pages/WE-ARE-BOA/642693512413517 £3 https://www.facebook.com/LeonardSkullyPhd...

Warm Widow, Childless Album launch...

Thursday 13 Feb 8pm Right! On this night Warm Widow celebrate the release of CHILDLESS – the follow-up to their acclaimed debut album WIDOWER – with a night of sublime cracked-rock wildness. Featuring: Warm Widow – Manchester’s most fraught, playing their second album ALL THE WAY THROUGH with maybe some bits of their first one and their next one. www.warmwidow.com...

Salford media city, Butchers, Divine men of choice...

Thursday 5th July Salford media city Butchers Divine men of choice £3 early doors kitchen, veg food for bands and early customers… donation based first band 8.30 finished by 11.30

AN ELABORATE LIGHT SHOW...

WE’VE GOT AN ELABORATE LIGHT SHOW A NIGHT OF NEW BANDS AND NEW MUSIC WHO: SALFORD MEDIA CITY, WATER SIGNS, LASER DREAM EYES, GARY FISHER. SALFORD MEDIA CITY www.myspace.com/salfordmediacity In the resplendent harness of Salford Media City these waifs and strays continue to plough that ever fertile furrow of post-retro pop, psychedelic dirge-step. WATER SIGNS http://watersigns.bandcamp.com/ This brand new psych-electro-hop 3 piece are currently holed up in smoke-filled rooms honing their beautiful/dark/slow/fast sound and if their debut live show is as vibrant as their multitude of web spaces then this promises to be an exciting show. LASER DREAM EYES Steep beat preachments muchachos & muchachas. A broken buffalo skull. When the sun dies I go to heaven. Pop heavy psych hound. Canine truth? An Occidental. Heathen Celestials. Deathray Visions. Crosses of White Light. Midnight Train. Lungs Chanteuse says build a boat. You are the disease… GARY FISHER www.gary-fisher.co.uk A visual and sound artist, Fisher explores amplification of surfaces, textures and objects, combining found materials and reappropriating found objects and technologies for use as instruments or noise-makers. WHEN: FRIDAY 4 MARCH 2011 WHERE: KRAAK GALLERY, MANCHESTER HOW: Stevenson SQ, (first left down alleyway to side of Hula Bar) WHAT: 8pm – 3am / £4 door + FICTIONNONFICTION // TOO MANY CREEPS // BAND DJs til...