Noel Gallagher announces homecoming gig with support from Primal Scream and Future Islands

The event will mark the first Manchester headline show for Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds since 2019

Noel is set for a big home coming on Saturday August 26th 2023, his first full headline performance in the city since 2019.

It will also be  the first major outdoor concert hosted at Wythenshawe Park.

Pre-sale will go live on Thursday 1st December from 12pm. General sale will go live on Friday 2nd December from 10am.

The announcement has been made in the wake of the release of Noel’s latest single, ‘Pretty Boy’, featuring another Manchester legend – Johnny Marr.

You can listen to it by clicking here.

Support will come from Primal Scream and Future Islands.

Following Primal Scream’s Castlefield Bowl show this summer, where they celebrated the 30th Anniversary of Screamadelica, the Scottish rock band headed by Bobby Gillespie will no doubt make this a gig to remember.

Another big return, the American synth-pop band, Future Islands, will play their biggest Manchester date yet, following their shows at Manchester Academy earlier this year.

Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds first emerged in 2011.

They’ve since released three studio albums, a collection of EPs and have played hundreds of live shows to fans across the world.

June 2021 welcomed the release of ‘Back The Way We Came: Vol 1 (2011-2021)’ – a career-defining Best Of celebrating a decade of Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds’ richly diverse body of work.

The album marked the band’s 4th consecutive Number 1 album, and the 12th Number 1 album across Noel’s prolific career.


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