Bands set to follow the footsteps of Coldplay, Muse and Oasis

The line-up of unsigned bands set to perform at Manchester’s In The City music showcase later this month has been announced.

The bands will follow in the footsteps of bands such as Oasis, Coldplay and Muse who all once played at the event originally set up by the late Factory Records legend Tony Wilson and his partner Yvette Livesey.

In The City takes place on October 20, 21 and 22 in various venues across Manchester. The unsigned bands who will perform over the three days are:

Alan Pownall

Amy Crowther

An Orange End

Blind Archery Club

Code Pie, Cohesion

Colum Regan

Connan & The Mockasins

Dirty Circus

Ed Laurie

Elle S’Appelle

Eugene Francis Junior & The Juniors

Fiona Bevan

Fourteen Corners

Freerunner

Godwits

Jakokoyak

James Yuill

Kidkanevil

Kojo

Kowalski

Little Engine

Look See Proof

Lovvers

Mayday

Model Radio

Noah & The Whale

OK Tokyo

Paul Marshall

Riff Raff

Rosie Taylor Project

Sam Isaac

Sargeant

Sister

Sky Larkin

Smallwhitelight

Tellison

The Alones

The Author

The Dodoz

The Flaws

The Joy Vegas

The Moths!

The Naturals

The Nut Bros

The Officers

The Old Romantic Killer Band

The Slips

The Sugars

The Sylvias

The Winchell Riots

ThisCity

Tim and Sam’s Tim and the Sam Band with Tim and Sam

Swedish for Beginners

Tom Hatred & The Angry Band

Twisted Wheel