Welcome to Manchester Confidential
Reset Password
The Confidential websites will be undergoing routine updates. This may cause the sites to go offline. We apologise in advance for any inconvenience.

You are here: Manchester ConfidentialEntertainment & SportMusic.

February gigs round-up

What’s on this month at the Academy, O2 Apollo, MEN arena and more

Published on January 28th 2011.


February gigs round-up

February looks set to be a busy month for live music in Manchester. Band of Horses (£16.50) kick things off on Tuesday 1 February at The Academy, with Angels and Airwaves (£17.50) playing the same venue the following night.

The NME Awards Tour (from £18) will be in Academy 1 on both Friday 4 and Saturday 5 February, Hurts (£14) take to the stage on Tuesday 8 February, Feeder (£20) on Sunday 13 February and the Kerrang! Relentless Energy Tour (£16) comes into town on Tuesday 15 February.

The Academy will house both Shaun Ryder (£18.50) and The Go! Team (£12) on Saturday 19 February, with the latter playing in the more intimate Academy 2. The end of February sees a flurry of singer-songwriters in the venue with Darwin Deez (£10) at Academy 2 on Thursday 24, KT Tunstall (£20) on Friday 25 and Janelle Monae (£16.50) on Monday 28.

The MEN Arena has three big names gracing the stage this month: My Chemical Romance (£26.50) on Friday 18, Usher (from £40) on Sunday 20 and Ne-Yo (from £36) on Friday 25.

Shaun Ryder at the Academy

Alexandra Burke (from £30) will be playing at the O2 Apollo on both Friday 4 and Saturday 5 with fellow pop artists The Saturdays (£24) and Tinie Tempah (16.50) on Thursday 10 and Wednesday 19 respectively. Maroon 5 and Sara Bareilles (£23.50) are sharing the bill on Friday 21, James Blunt (£29.50) on Sunday 23 and American singer-songwriter Ben Folds (£25) on Monday 24. The following two nights (Tuesday 25 and Wednesday 26) see the Apollo play host to Jason Derulo (£24) before the month draws to a close.

Elsewhere in the city, LA quintet GroupLove will be at The Ruby Lounge on Sunday 6 (£6), James Blake (£8) is set to play at Band on the Wall on Wednesday 26, British Sea Power (£13.79) head to The Ritz on Tuesday 15 and Miles Kane (£7.50) will be at The Deaf Institute on Monday 24.

Like what you see? Enter your email to sign up for our newsletters which are chock-a-block with more great reviews, news, deals and savings.

To post this comment, you need to login.Please complete your login information.
OR CREATE AN ACCOUNT HERE..
Or you can login using Facebook.

Latest Rants

Heather Buchanan

link isn't working for some reason to play the music

 Read more
Heather Buchanan

don't be such a negative troll, post your face and name. There is absolutely such a thing where has…

 Read more
Beast is back

I managed to get tickets to this event and it was mesmeric. Never seen John before but it was a…

 Read more
Darren

Going to see John Grant at the Bridgewater Hall, cannot wait! Anyone unfamiliar with him have a…

 Read more

Explore The Site

© Mark Garner t/a Confidential Direct 2017

Privacy | Careers | Website by: Planet Code | SEO by The eWord