Yesterday we had a Canada-friendly playlist of acts playing the Great Escape. Today, it’s the turn of Manchester.

Curated by three of the northwest’s best labels – Sways (who’s roster includes Ghost Outfit, above), Akoustik Anarkhy and Melodic – the playlist below offers a glimpse of what to expect at the ‘Manchester, By The Sea’ party next week:

Head here for more info on the two-night Manc-friendly showcase, which takes place at the Pav Tav venue.

If that wasn’t enough, Sways alumni Money also play our night at the festival, details of which are below…

Radar At the Great Escape: Head to Horatio’s for three nights of bands including Friends, Milk Music, DZ Deathrays, Peace, Howler, Wild Belle and Palma Violets.