Starsailor, fronted by Chorley’s James Walsh, are to reform and play live for the first time in five years at a new two-day festival in Manchester.

Summer in the City runs at the Castlefield Bowl in the city centre on Thursday, July 10 and Friday, July 11 and will be headined by Pixies and James.

Starsailor’s reunion gig on the Friday is in support of Manchester band James. More acts for the two days are yet to be announced.