DESIGNER MAGAZINE PRESENTS.... THE COONICS
Gullivers, Oldham Street, Manchester
Friday Oct 22nd - 8pm Doors
£5 tickets from - http://www.wegottickets.co
Before The Coonics head out on a UK Tour with The Saw Doctors they're heading out on an intimate tour of the UK and the Manchester date is at new Alternative venue Gullivers
Expect big things from the band and big things from the venue
Hailing from the West of Ireland, The Coonics write cleverly crafted indie-punk-pop songs with a home-grown twist. Having been described as "an unlikely yet refreshing blend of The Strokes and the Saw Doctors" they have taken the Irish live music scene by storm. Having toured the U.K in April they are now returning for their first Manchester show.
AND ALSO ANNOUNCED THE MANCHESTER BANDS PLAYING ALONGSIDE THE COONICS ARE
We are STOPMOTION, simple as! We don’t have an epic story of how we formed in LA, escaping drugs and poverty. We don’t have a contract, and sadly, we don’t have Dave Grohl. BUT………… United in the place of Gods we like to call Manchester, our five members hope to bring you a STOPMOTION experience you will thoroughly enjoy.
With Ant Smith on lead Vocals, Sam Atkins on Guitar, Mike Merrington on Drums, James ‘Paddy’ Stewart on Keys and Tim Bryan on Bass, our musical fusion is something unique and uplifting. We our influences ranging from ‘The Foo Fighters’, to ‘The Red Hot Chili Peppers’, to ‘The Clash’ to ‘The Smiths’, clean but also but also distorted effects are found within are Manchunian aresenal of songs.
The Systematics formed in the summer of 2007 when George and Roxie met @ college. They have played all over the North West, won Clint Boons Xfm Uploaded and our currently undergoing a small tour of the U.K