Prepare to be transported to the psychedelic realm as Manchester Psych Fest announces an exciting addition of over 20 mind-altering live acts to its already stellar lineup. On September 2nd, 2023, the UK’s premier psychedelic music and arts festival will take over Manchester, offering a truly immersive experience like no other.
The festival is thrilled to welcome a wave of new talents, including the highly anticipated Liverpool grunge outfit The Mysterines, Melbourne rockers The Murlocs, electro-pop favorites Stealing Sheep, psychedelic AV masters TVAM, and the mesmerizing 60s-inspired psych four-piece The Dream Machine and let’s not forget the mesmerizing desert sounds of Allah Las, one of Go Places Do Things’ top picks for Manchester Psych Fest’s mind-expanding celebration! These names join an already impressive lineup featuring renowned acts like The Brian Jonestown Massacre, Ezra Furman, and Snail Mail.
In addition to expanding the artist roster, Manchester Psych Fest introduces new venues that will be part of the festival area. Get ready for live music and DJ sets at The Union (MMU), The Lodge at Deaf Institute, and Canvas Room 2. These atmospheric settings will serve as portals to a transcendent sonic journey.
But the festival is not just about music. Expect an array of pop-up art exhibitions, immersive workshops, delectable street food, cutting-edge talks, trippy film screenings, and exhilarating yoga sessions, creating a holistic experience that indulges all senses.
As Manchester Psych Fest celebrates its 10th anniversary, the event promises to be the best edition yet. On September 2nd, prepare to immerse yourself in a day of otherworldly delights. Early bird tickets have already sold out, and only a limited number of tickets remain available. Don’t miss your chance to be part of this extraordinary celebration.
Final wave tickets are on sale here. Secure your spot for a day of psychedelic enchantment.
The current lineup for Manchester Psych Fest’s 10th Edition includes The Brian Jonestown Massacre, Ezra Furman, The Murder Capital, Snail Mail, Los Bitchos, Allah Las, Bodega, Sorry, The Mysterines, The Murlocs, The Lovely Eggs, Jeffrey Lewis & The Voltage, Just Mustard, Hamish Hawk, KOKOKO!, Ela Minus, Pillow Queens, Stealing Sheep, Ulrika Spacek, Say She She, Bdrmm, Flamingods, TVAM, Panic Shack, The Underground Youth, Crocodiles, Prima Queen, Dumbo Gets Mad, Benefits, L’éclair, Royel Otis, Heartworms, Maruja, The Dream Machine, Nuha Ruby Ra, Yot Club, She’s In Parties, Deadletter, Tokky Horror, The Prize, MADMADMAD, TEKE :: TEKE, Memorials, Takeshi’s Cashew, Maria Uzor, Friendship, Jemima Coulter, Sunfruits, The Kundalini Genie, University, Export Import, Butch Kassidy, The Faux Faux, Nightbus, Oslo Twins, Cruush, Trout, Grave Goods, No Windows, Atmos Bloom, DeafDeafDeaf, Pray For Mojo, Lei Hope, Shredd, Harks, Magick Mountain, Nandina Collective, and Farfisa.
70+ Live Acts / Art / Food / DJs / Workshops / Talks / Yoga / Film Screenings
Saturday, 2nd September 2023 Various Venues
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