The Wombats, The National & more for Sounds of the City 2019


Sounds of the City is back taking over Manchester’s Castlefield Bowl in summer 2019. Headliners include The Wombats, Elbow, The National, Kylie Minogue, The Kooks and Haçienda Classiçal.

Following a tour playing some of the biggest headline shows of their career The Wombats will take over the bowl on Saturday 6th July. elbow make a hometown return on Tuesday 9th July, with The National making a huge outdoor return on Wednesday 10th July.


International pop superstar Kylie Minogue will be performing a career-spanning show from her back catalogue on Thursday 11th July. The Kooks will be coming to the Bowl on Friday 12th July.

Ending the run of gigs, Haçienda Classiçal also returns with Manchester Camerata for its fourth event at Castlefield Bowl in what has become an annual event for FAC 51 The Hacienda in its home city.

Tickets go on sale Friday 30 November 2018 – 09:30am