Sounds From the Other City 2018 at Islington Mill
Sunday 6th - Monday 7th May 2018
- Venue/Location: Islington Mill, Salford
- Doors: 14:00 till 05:00 (Last entry: 21:00)
- Min Age: 18
SFTOC is Salford's annual celebration of new music, performance and art, taking place on the May Day Bank Holiday.
Who's Going to This?
Lineup and Details for Sounds From the Other City 2018
Sounds From the Other City festival (SFTOC) is a celebration of new music and performance, uniting the cream of the national and international scene with some of the city’s finest independent promoters, collectives and club nights. Happening regularly on the May Day Bank Holiday each year along the Chapel St corridor of the historic city of Salford, 2018 will be the festivals 14th installment.
2017's edition saw over 130+ acts across 18 stages programmed by 23 promoters across 15 hours and you can expect more of the same for 2018.
***** 'The independent soul of the city is safe with Sounds' – The Independent
“Sounds has become one of the country’s foremost festivals showcasing new and emerging talent” Music OMH
“SFTOC itself is the truest representation of what manchester music is today’” NME
'Its one of my favourite festivals' - Elizabeth Alker, BBC 6 Music
“As anyone who has ever attended it will know, Sounds from the Other City is a much-treasured event, an antidote to the bloated corporate music festivals that loom on the horizon at this time of year” The Skinny
“Using lots of little quirky of the beaten track venues, Sounds from the Other City is one of the most exciting events in the region” Clash Magazine
“This annual event is important for local bands, as well as drawing attention to the rejuvenation of an area that is riddled with urban decay. Long may it continue.” Silent Radio
“It’s the spirit of this festival that keeps us all coming back, the sense of celebration that in no way feels forced or phony, the prospect that you might bump into someone you know at any time, swapping stories and making plans to meet that may or may not come off. In so many ways, who you watch is beside the point.” Chimp Magazine
2018 Line Up Announced So Far...
Aja /// Anna Burch /// Barbarossa ///
Boy Azooga /// Cattle /// Chrystal /// Duds ///
Ed Schrader’s Music Beat /// Farhood + Tardast ///
Have You Ever Seen The Jane Fonda Aerobic Vhs? ///
Hotel Lux /// Kerrie /// Kxngs /// Luminous Bodies ///
Lychee /// Means&3rd /// Mt Hall /// Nervous Conditions ///
Nun Habit /// Oyl /// Pearl City /// Pip Blom /// Pijn ///
Spectrum (Sonic Boom/Pete Kember) /// Suzi Wu ///
The Bear Around Your Neck /// Wolf Girl ///
Xamvolo /// Yowl ///
The Bear Around Your Neck
Phone: 0161 278 6404
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