Incredible Adventures from The Incredible Plastic Street Band

The Vale regulars, The Incredible Plastic Street Band have had an exciting year with funding successes, an album and plenty of gigin’ in between! Check out what the busiest band in Mossley has been up to and what’s on the horizon for 2018..   Recently, the IPSB have been accepted onto Create a Buzz, a […]

Skutch Manos – live at The Vale!

On Saturday 29th April, Skutch Manos will be delivering a night of live music at The Vale! We recommend getting your tickets soon! The band are a hypnotic clash of dynamic acoustic instrumental music that sounds like Rodrigo Y Gabriela covering Led Zeppelin. Led by incendiary classical guitar, accompanied by thunderous cajon and double bass, […]

The Vale Supports Mossley Light Festival !

Thursday 24 November 6-9pm Procession leaves from Seel Park at 6.30pm and concludes at Mossley Market Ground Free __ A new festival invites you to see Mossley in a different light. The first annual Mossley Light Festival will transform the hilly landscape with newly commissioned illuminated artists’ installations, a visual art exhibition in a […]

Global Grooves’ Carnival premiering at Mossley Light Festival

Global Grooves, lead organisation of The Vale is redesigning  a night time version of their 2016 carnival presentation ‘The Tempest’ for Mossley Light Festival. This fabulous piece of carnival theatre will delight the town with it’s stunning visuals and unique interpretation of Shakespear’s great work.  The production is developing new technology to  illuminate costume and instruments especially […]

Plastic Band Reformed. We did it!

The Incredible Plastic Street Band, a 30-piece brass marching band from Tameside, is poised to resume rehearsals at The Vale in September! Following a successful crowdfunding campaign the band is now in a position to take up trumpets, trombones and drums once again, making music all around Tameside, Oldham and Saddleworth. Initially a project supported […]

The Vale Supports St John’s Band Mossley

The Vale is proud to be able to support St John’s Band (Mossley) with some free rehearsal room hire for their new programme of one to one tuition. Following a successful funding application St John’s band is now spending every Tuesday evening up-skilling their young players with some additional one to one tuition outside of […]

The Vale Music Ensemble 2016

What’s it all about? In summer 2015 Bangdrum CIC (based at The Vale) piloted The Vale Music Ensemble. A brand new 50 piece youth ensemble that brought together young people from all over Greater Manchester. The project was a huge success with ensemble writing their own music, creating / recording a CD and performing at […]

The Vale Goes LIVE !

We are pleased to announce our new live music programme.  Once a month we will be bringing the very best local and international acts to the hills of Mossley. At our first ‘monstrous’  live event we transformed our performance space into an intimate and friendly Jazz bar.  The venue looked and sounded fabulous with new […]