Sounds from the Other City 2020 | Chapel Street, Saturday 2 May 2020
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. Made by music lovers for music lovers, our festival is a celebration of new music and performance, featuring the very best emerging and underground talent.
“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
“A celebration of Independence – ***** (5 Stars)” The Independent
“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
“an eclectic riot with myriad bizarre art interventions and the occasional, equally baffling (but entertaining) anti-music experimentation” – The Guardian (10 of the best city music festivals in the UK for 2019)
“idiosyncratic, anarchic, bonkers, creative and totally DIY antidote to corporate festivals” – NME