A friendly venue hosting a variety of live acts including acoustic, rock, pop, jazz, comedy and poetry.
Blue Cat is a unique and intimate venue based in Heaton Moor, just outside Manchester. Both touring and local bands regularly stop off at the Cat including many international artists coming from as far a field as Australia, Boston, New York, Chicago, Germany and Norway. Memorable highlights from recent times include Electric Six, Johnny Marr, Haven, Curtis Eller and Viva Stereo.
One of the North West's leading nights for singer songwriters.
Blue Monday is held at the Blue Cat Cafe every Monday. Previous guest appearances include Haven, Tom Hingley (ex Inspiral Carpets), Electric Six and a host of new talent cutting their teeth in the world of songwriting and performance.
The night is hosted by a selection of special guest comperes. It is a friendly and informal event that regularly attracts good audiences & many performers go on to play full band gigs at the venue.
PA and lighting is provided. Performers should arrive by 8pm in order to sign in at the bar. After that just tune up, relax and enjoy the night. You will normally get to play two to three songs (original material only)