The gig at the Night & Day cafe launches a new Twisted Nerve club night...

BADLY DRAWN BOY is to play a tiny gig in MANCHESTER next month, NME.COM can exclusively reveal.

The gig at the Night and Day Cafe on Oldham St takes place on April 1, as the launch for his Twisted Nerve label’s new club night, ‘White Rabbit’.

BDB will perform a one-man band performance, his first live show in nine months.

It is expected he will perform new songs from his new album, the soundtrack to the film ‘About A Boy’, released on April 8.

The ‘White Rabbit’ club will continue on the 1st of every month, and will feature artists from the Twisted Nerve rosta, alongside DJ performances.

Tickets are priced £7, and available from local outlets.