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The British festival season is pretty much over but bringing up the rear is Manchester’s In The City. Somewhere between Brighton’s Great Escape and Austin’s SXSW, it’s a three-day, venue-hopping party that also dabbles in debates and talks from experts like Paul Morley.

Photography by Tim Cochrane

Photography by Tim Cochrane

The British festival season is pretty much over but bringing up the rear is Manchester’s In The City. Somewhere between Brighton’s Great Escape and Austin’s SXSW, it’s a three-day, venue-hopping party that also dabbles in debates and talks from experts like Paul Morley.

What’s particularly worth noting about this year’s ITC is the live lineup that’s being pulled together from Oct 13th to 14th, which – thanks to the likes of HEALTH, No Age, Mount Kimbie, Factory Floor and Male Bonding – shows previous lineups right up.

WEDNESDAY 13th OCT
No Age, Male Bonding, Factory Floor, Architects, Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs, Futures, Deaf Havana, Oh No Ono, O Children, Still Corners, Chiddy Bang, Oberhofer, Mazes, T3ETH, Brontide, John Wiese, Team Ghost, Your Demise, Out Of Sight, Blitz Kids, Francesqa, Fiction, Electricity In Our Homes, Chapter Sweetheart, Human Life, Shake Aletti, Young British Artists, Paul Latham, TrioVD, Brasstronaut, The Projectionists, Richard Dutton, Envy, Dog Is Dead, R.I.O., KOF, Wrigz and Connect 4, Thallie, Janiece Myers, Sophie’s Pigeons, Stealing Sheep, Rum Shebeen, The Supernovas, The Steals, Christopher Eatough, The Deadtime Philharmonic, The Milk, Ice Black Birds, Carla Fake, Simon Says No, Seerauber Jenny, The Kill Van Kulls, Beans On Toast.

THURSDAY 14th OCT

Mount Kimbie, Sky Larkin, Crystal Fighters, HEALTH, Monarchy, Pulled Apart By Horses, Kisses, Egyptian Hip Hop, White Ring, ExLovers, Youth, Planet Earth, Vondelpark, Fiction, Ed Wood Jr, Let’s Buy Happiness, Slow Motion Shoes, Diagram Of The Heart, Japanese Voyeurs, Flood Of Red, Calories, Crane, Gypsy and the Cat, The Pierces, Sophie Rose, Lissi Dancefloor Disaster, MontBlanc, For a Minor Reflection, Brown Brogues, Come On Gang, Ellen And The Escapades, Walls, D/R/U/G/S, Worriedaboutsatan, Becoming Real, Danny Mahon, The Tapestry, Golden Glow, Eleanor Lou, Dinner Party, Songs for Walter, The Woe Betides, My First Tooth, Golden Glow, Catherine Ad, Lissi Dancefloor Disaster, Aaron Wright and the Aprils, The Chakras, Klaus.

FRIDAY 15th OCT

Glasser, Kisses, Yuck, Skepta, Ed Drewett, Andreya Triana, Spectrals, Devlin, Porcelain Raft, Standard Fare, Donae’o, Monarchy (DJ Set), Starsmith (DJ Set), American Men, Gallops, Lady Chann, Spectrals, Breton, Chickenhawk, Castrovalva, Is Tropical, Ital Tek, Youthless, Bright Light Bright Light, Mz Bratt, Heavyfeet, Bubbz & the Black Notez, Ed Sheeran, Serocee, Smutlee, Japayork, Windmill, Working For A Nuclear Free City, Mojo Fury, SHAPES, Honour Before Glory, Orphan Boy, The Hosts, The Moss Project, Ramona, Clock Opera, Mujeres, Flash Fiktion, I Am Blackbird, Rapids!, Beat The Radar, Plank, The Bewitched Hands, Ramona, Too Young To Love, Blue On Blue, Black Daniel, Mafia Lights, Arlo and Fell, Girl Peculiar, Bugs In Ember, Jodie Connor, Dignan Porch, Worship, Scorcher, Ruff Diamondz, Jodie Connor, Angel, Maverick Sabre.

For more info and to buy tickets go to http://www.inthecity.co.uk.