American indie rock band The National formed in Cincinnati back in 1999. With a style compared to Joy Division and Leonard Cohen, the indie/alternative rock group have achieved critical global success across the release of their six studio albums.
Sounds of the City is back taking over Manchester’s Castlefield Bowl in summer 2019. Some of the most acclaimed live artists and shows including The Wombats , elbow , The National , Kylie Minogue , The Kooks and Haçienda Classiçal will be taking the helm of what has become a staple part of the Manchester music scene. Following a landmark tour playing some of the biggest headline shows of their career The Wombats will take over the bowl on Saturday 6th July. Their meteoric rise to become one of