Acts revealed for Sounds Of The City at Castlefield Bowl

Guy Garvey, Hacienda Classical, James Bay, Stereophonics and Catfish and The Bottlemen will pitch up in Manchester next summer.

Ben Smith

Date published: 8th Dec 2015

Image: Catfish and The Bottlemen 

Next summer, Castlefield Bowl in Manchester will once again play host to a series of acclaimed live artists across the month of July. 

The exclusive outdoor venue will be headlined by Elbow's Guy Garvey on Friday 1st July, before Hacienda Classical pitches up with Mike Pickering and Graeme Park on the 2nd

Two midweek shows see in-demand pop sensation James Bay at the bowl on Wednesday 6th; and Stereophonics play a rare one-off show after their 10 date UK arena tour on the 7th

Rounding off the initial announcements, Catfish and The Bottlemen bring their war chest of radio ready indie hits on Friday 8th July. More special guests are still to be announced. 

Dates below: 

Guy Garvey – Friday 1st July 

Hacienda Classical – Saturday 2nd July 

James Bay – Wednesday 6th July 

Stereophonics – Thursday 7th July

Catfish And The Bottlemen – Friday 8th July

Read: Our review of Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds from last year's event