Over 8,000 people have signed a petition opposing the redevelopment of Mandela Hall one of Northern Ireland’s best-known live music venues.
Michael Gira has lined up a solo show at the Barbican with guest appearances from Sonic Youth’s Thurston Moore and fiddle improviser Laura Cannell.
Jan 22-23 : Streetpunk Winter Riot vol. 2, Fuga, Bratislava, Slovakia, featuring Volxsturm, Berlin Blackouts, Lazy Class, Jenny Woo, Skafander, The Crack, Zaciatok Konca, Seaside Rebels, Avgå.
Apr 29 – May 01 : 0161 Festival, Manchester, featuring Inner Terrestrials, What We Feel, The Oppressed, Hors Controle, Attila the Stockbroker, Blaggers ITA, Rude Pride, the Prowlers, Joe Solo, the Yalla Yallas, the Hurriers, Capt Hotknives + more.
Knifedoutofexistence, live at RAMP, New Ross, Ireland, 23/11/2015 (full set).
Experimental, electronic noise act from Dorset, UK.
Broken, live at RAMP, New Ross, Ireland, 23/11/2015.
DIY Post-Punk, Pop/Power punk trio from Southeast Ireland.
Oak Square, live at RAMP, New Ross, Ireland, 23/11/2015.
Pop Punk/Emo band from Waterford formed in 2014.
Lydia Lunch’s Big Sexy Noise (Lydia Lunch, Ian White, James Johnston), live at Lydia Lunch’s Halloween Seance, Islington Mill, Salford, UK, 31/10/2015.
ILL, (punk rock noise meltdown from Manchester), live at Lydia Lunch’s Halloween Seance, Islington Mill, Salford, 31/10/2015.