Dermot Kennedy

Dermot Kennedy To Play Headline Show At Manchester’s “Sounds Of The City”

Dermot Kennedy has this week announced details of what is set to be his biggest outdoor headline show in the UK, as part of the renowned concert series, Sounds Of The City.

Scheduled to take place at Castlefield Bowl, in the heart of Manchester city centre on Tuesday, September 21st 2021, the fast-rising international star will to take the stage to play some of his biggest hits as part of his upcoming, rescheduled autumn headline tour, which also includes shows at London’s Alexandra Palace and two sold out dates at Manchester’s O2 Victoria Warehouse.

Dermot Kennedy

With more than 1 billion global streams, and a nomination for Best International Male at this years BRIT Awards, 2021 is shaping up to be quite the year for Dermot Kennedy – the Irish singer-songwriter, who’s acclaimed debut album Without Fear hit #1 in the Official UK and Irish Charts upon its unveiling back in 2019.

Released to universal critical acclaim, and featuring the hit singles Outnumbered, Giants and Power Over Me, the album has gone onto achieve incredible international success, further solidifying Kennedy’s position as one of the most accomplished Irish artists of his generation.

Dermot Kennedy – Outnumbered (Official Music Video)


Sounds Of The City

Since it’s launch in 2013, Sounds Of The City has become an integral part of the Manchester music scene with some of musics biggest names, including Kylie Minogue, Arcade Fire, Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds, Rag’N’Bone Man and Catfish And The Bottlemen playing headline sets at the now iconic event.

Held at the Castlefield Bowl – an outdoor events pavilion in the inner city conservation area of Castlefield with an 8,000 person capacity, the annual concert series brings together an eclectic mix of artists for a season of one-off live shows.

SOUNDS OF THE CITY 2021 – CASTLEFIELD BOWL, MANCHESTER

WEDNESDAY 29TH JUNE – FOALS PLUS SPECIAL GUESTS

THURSDAY 30TH JUNE – CROWDED HOUSE PLUS SPECIAL GUESTS 

WEDNESDAY 6TH JULY– LEWIS CAPALDI PLUS SPECIAL GUESTS

TUESDAY 21ST SEPTEMBER – DERMOT KENNEDY PLUS SPECIAL GUESTS *NEWLY ANNOUNCED*

WEDNESDAY 22ND SEPTEMBER – KAISER CHIEFS & RAZORLIGHT PLUS SPECIAL GUESTS 

THURSDAY 23RD SEPTEMBER – PAUL HEATON & JACQUI ABBOTT PLUS SPECIAL GUESTS 

FRIDAY 24TH SEPTEMBER – THE STREETS PLUS SPECIAL GUESTS 

SATURDAY 25TH SEPTEMBER – HACIENDA CLASSICAL PLUS SPECIAL GUESTS 

SUNDAY 26TH SEPTEMBER – SNOW PATROL PLUS SPECIAL GUESTS *NEWLY ANNOUNCED*

Tickets for Dermot Kennedy at Castlefield Bowl are on-sale now at www.gigsandtours.com &  www.ticketmaster.co.uk. Remaining tickets for all Sounds Of The City shows are also still available.


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Written by Philip Logan

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