THE NIGHT & DAY SHOWCASE
Astoria Four are a four piece alternative rock band born from Macclesfield. Originally formed in the 00’s, the band draws on local inspiration (Joy Division, New Order) and wider influences from Manchester.
AF are a gritty, uplifting band with an original catalogue of creative songs from rock anthems to indie ballads.
Recent gigs include the Ritz Manchester, The Factory and Macclesfield’s Barnaby Fringe Festival.
Turbulence are a three-piece indie rock band from Ellesmere Port composed of James Smith, Lewis Williams and George Chong. Since the release of their 2015 debutEP, the band has been busy playing up and down the North West of England and North Wales with Gigs lined up well into 2017.
After the initial release of their debut EP ‘Turbulence’ the band has been consistently impressing audiences with their hard hitting original music reminiscent of indie bands before them.
4 piece alternative rock band from Manchester. Formed in March 2016 after much playing together. Debut album due 2018.
The Velts are a psychedelic post punk band hailing from Malta. The band have evolved into an energetic live act combining 80’s pop with guitar driven indie. After a set of successful European tours the band have recently signed to Safe Suburban Home Records to release a 7” single “Rollercoaster”.
K J TOPP
Currently residing in Manchester, Kieran Topping a.k.a KJ TOPP performs live using guitar, drum machine and vocals inspired by hip-hop beats both live and sampled. Influence from the vaporwave scene is reflected in his futuristic uplifting sound. His smooth vocals & finely-calibrated guitar skills have brought him many a gig across the city .