Manchester (ashton under lyme)
@ The Witchwood: OCEANSIZE who're one of the dis new bands of the year, big rock sounds and various cooper temple clause support slots under their belts.
@ University: TEENAGE FANCLUB
@ King Tuts Wah Wah Hut: LAPSUS LINGUAE you should know who this crazy, arty, chaotic, cidered up lot are with their orchestral-punk. Also playing are Julia Thirteen.
@ The Buffalo Bar: THE HOTWIRES + THE BLOOD GROUP Artrocker round off a year of sleazy RnR with.. guess what sorta music?
@ The Forum: Mr.SCRUFF and his crazy deejay stuff
@ the Garage: THE BEATINGS 'cool' leather clad garage punkerz.
@ Upstars at the Garage: FONDA 500 who recently played the DiS xmas party with more pop shenanigans + FINLAY (Strange Fruit!)
@ Jazz Cafe: COURTNEY PINE does more of his husky jazz.
@ The Cavern: quite possibly the best party with lots of big noizes, seperated into two parts:
DAYTIME (starting 2.15: ALL AGES) 2.15-2.35 SILENCE DEAFENS 2.45 - 3.05 RESONATE 3.15-3.35 CMP 3.45 - 4.05 SHOOTING CRAYFISH 4.15 - 4.35 HEADS ON STIX 4.55-5.25 BRAT 5.35-6.15 - TYLER
EVENING (8.00 till 4.00) 8.35-8.55 FGC 9.05- 9.25 REEKO 9.35-9.55 MIOS DIOS 10.05-10.25 WAG 10.35 - 11.00 CARETAKER 11.10-11.40 LUCKY13 11.50- SHOE. Plus Djs until 4am!
DiScuss: Those are just the ones we know of, do you know of anything better? What're you doing to end the year?