Ian Etto – Album Launch

Ian Etto’s Higher Power

5 year’s in the making and Ian Etto’s album, Higher Power has finally been released.
Celebrate the album’s premiere worldwide release at a very special venue located in the heart of the city centre, the iconic Manchester Art Gallery.
The night kicks off with support from Dalia Kay, Jack Bennet and John Blaylock before Ian Etto and the band take to the stage to showcase some of the highlights on Higher Power along with some chat and other songs for your entertainment.

Join Ian and the band for what is going to be an epic night!

Doors open at 7pm – access is via the main entrance on Mosley Street. First act on stage at 7.15pm.
The bar will be open throughout the evening for your enjoyment.
Tickets are priced at £15 + booking fee.

Book tickets here

With Support from:

Dalia Kay

Musical theatre-trained performer Dalia Kay has performed in a wide variety of shows and events in Manchester and Leeds, as well as at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. She is looking forward to showing a different side to her performing style by supporting Ian at his album launch (photo credit: Shay Rowan Photography)


portrait of Dalia Kay singing

Jack Bennett

A talented solo artist from St Helen’s who spent 2023 travelling the world and up and down the UK performing. His former group Stillia had a strong following in Mersyside and went on tour with James and Ocean Colour Scene. He now goes out on his own as an awesome solo act with his own show “Jack Bennett’s Clubland Classic” being one not to be missed!

Portrait of Jack wearing shades whilst singing and playing guitar

John Blaylock

Headline support is John “Franco” Blaylock – homegrown Manchester talent who is a force to be reckoned with. On the guitar, he draws inspiration from the like of Paul Simon with his incredible musicality continuing in his unique vocal style. Blaylock’s vocals are a signature part of his appeal, with his powerful voice with the ability to stir emotions and command attention which is a reflection of his profound songwriting skills. His vocals will leave you captivated.

Portrait of John Blaylock holding a guitar and leaning against a graffitied wall