Mano News

Mano has been in Blueprint studios in Salford with drummer Tim and bass man Gaz putting the finishing touches to second album ’13 Pieces of Quiet’…  Mano will play a solo set as special guest to Yarbo at The Castle in Manchester on Tuesday 29th November…

The Plumedores

Mano McLaughlin and his band will play as special guests to The Plumedores over three nights before both bands head south for Guy Garvey’s Meltdown…


Mano McLaughlin  has been chosen by Elbow’s Guy Garvey to play at this years Meltdown Festival at the Southbank Centre  in  London.  Other acts on the bill include Guy Garvey (solo), Robert Plant, Femi Kuti , Laura Marling, This Is The Kit, Heartless Bastards, I Am Kloot, Richard Hawley, The Staves and loads loads more…. full details can be found via the link

Mano LP #2 News

Mano has demoed 17 new tracks for his next solo album that will once again be released by Distilled Records…  Talks are underway with a producer and a studio and we hope to bring you news of that very soon…  Mano is also in the process of booking a few festival appearances for the Summer…  again, more news of that on April 5th!

Dave Fidler album launch

Mano McLaughlin is special guest at the Dave Fidler album launch on Thursday 29th October in Manchester, also on the bill is I Am Kloot’s John Bramwell.  Mano co-wrote the title track to Dave’s debut, John Bramwell produced album ‘I’m Not Here’ – for ticket details and how to get a copy of the LP please visit HERE