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Hackney Colliery Band + DJ Joe W (Mind on Fire)

Band On The Wall, Manchester

Saturday 18th Jun

8:00pm til 11:00pm

Minimum Age: 14

£15.00 Advance

The Hackney Colliery Band is east London’s unique take on the brass band.

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CLAUDIO SIMONETTI’S GOBLIN: ‘Dawn Of The Dead Live'

Gorilla, Manchester

Wednesday 11th May

7:30pm til 11:00pm

Minimum Age: 18

£22.50

After a long career mainly marked by the composition of the soundtracks for Dario Argento’s mo...

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Rihanna Anti World Tour 2016

Manchester Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester

29th June

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Rihanna Anti World Tour 2016

Manchester Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester

Wednesday 29th Jun

4:00pm til 10:30pm

Minimum Age: 14

From £55 - £75

Live Nation & SJM Concerts present Rihanna Anti World Tour 2016 + special guest Big Sean

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Digital Witness

AATMA, Manchester

5th May

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Digital Witness

AATMA, Manchester

Thursday 5th May

11:00pm til 3:00am

Minimum Age: 18

£4

Playing indie and electro music/ art rock/ stuff Pitchfork likes/ pretentious BS!

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Static X Hype Mango At Antwerp Mansion (£1 Tickets)

Antwerp Mansion, Manchester

Thursday 5th May

11:00pm til 3:00am (last entry 1:30am)

Minimum Age: 18

£1 / £3 / £5

STATIC is returning to Antwerp Mansion to host another a Grime / Garage / Bass Music / D...

Signing Party

Lock 91 Deansgate Locks, Manchester

5th May

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Signing Party

Lock 91 Deansgate Locks, Manchester

Thursday 5th May

8:00pm til 2:00am

Minimum Age: 18

£3 advance //£5 on the door

Come down and join Darbi for her Official Signing Party!

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CTRLatDive with Everything Everything DJ set

Dive NQ, Manchester

Thursday 5th May

10:00pm til 4:00am (last entry 1:00am)

Minimum Age: 18

£3.00

Our brand new INDIE.ROCK.ALT night will be bringing DJ sets from Manchester based indi...

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RINSE // Jackals Rose // Marcadia // The Red Blocks

The Castle Hotel, Manchester

Thursday 5th May

7:30pm til 11:00pm

Minimum Age: 18

£5

Scruff of the Neck Records Presents... LIVE @ The Castle Hotel, Ma...

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Bounce

Fifth Nightclub Manchester, Manchester

5th May

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Bounce

Fifth Nightclub Manchester, Manchester

Thursday 5th May

10:30pm til 3:00am (last entry 2:00am)

Minimum Age: 18

Free before midnight || £3 & £4 after midnight

It's Thursday. You know it's time to Bounce!!

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Mouses // Match Book Fire // Crazer Beam // Strange Friends

Fallow Cafe, Manchester

Thursday 5th May

7:45pm til 11:00pm

Minimum Age: 18

4

Mouses // Match Book Fire // Crazer Beam // Strange Friends

Stand Up Thursday - 8pm

The Comedy Store, Manchester

5th May

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Stand Up Thursday - 8pm

The Comedy Store, Manchester

Thursday 5th May

7:00pm til 10:00pm (last entry 8:00pm)

Minimum Age: 18

£12

Three of the finest comedians plus an open spot take to the stage and perform extended sets. ...

Soundbuzzz

The Ruby Lounge, Manchester

5th May

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Soundbuzzz

The Ruby Lounge, Manchester

Thursday 5th May

7:30pm til 11:00pm (last entry 9:00pm)

Minimum Age: 18

£9

Soundbuzzz is a Live music gig showcasing the new and upcoming acts of 2016.

Thursday Night Live

Frog And Bucket Comedy Club, Manchester

5th May

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Thursday Night Live

Frog And Bucket Comedy Club, Manchester

Thursday 5th May

7:00pm til 11:00pm (last entry 8:00pm)

Minimum Age: 18

£10

Four comics from the national and international circuit and one of Frog & Bucket's fabulous...

Digital Witness

AATMA, Manchester

5th May

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Digital Witness

AATMA, Manchester

Thursday 5th May

11:00pm til 3:00am

Minimum Age: 18

£4

Playing indie and electro music/ art rock/ stuff Pitchfork likes/ pretentious BS!

Moulettes + special guests

Band On The Wall, Manchester

5th May

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Moulettes + special guests

Band On The Wall, Manchester

Thursday 5th May

7:30pm til 11:00pm

No age restrictions

£14.00 Advance

Moulettes are a Brighton-based British band of Björk-, Frank Zappa- and Gentle Giant...

Colin Hay at St. Philip’s Church, Salford

St Philip's Church, Salford, Salford

5th May

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Colin Hay at St. Philip’s Church, Salford

St Philip's Church, Salford, Salford

Thursday 5th May

7:30pm til 11:00pm

No age restrictions

£18.00 Early Bird £20.00 Advance

Colin Hay is familiar to millions.

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BOGOF Thursdays - Mad Party - Throwback Tunes

Bar21, Manchester

Thursday 5th May

12:00pm til 1:30am (last entry 1:00am)

Minimum Age: 18

£0

★★ #BOGOF THURSDAYs - MAD PARTY - ThrowBack/ROCK/INDIE MUSIC & MORE a...

Syzygy

The Lowry, Salford Quays

5th May

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Syzygy

The Lowry, Salford Quays

Thursday 5th May

10:00pm til 4:00am

No age restrictions

Free

Syzygy is a major solo exhibition of Katie Paterson featuring two new commissions that will be shown...

Bank Holiday Fun Fair

Springfield Park, Rochdale

5th May

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Bank Holiday Fun Fair

Springfield Park, Rochdale

Thursday 5th May

12:00pm til 8:00pm (last entry 7:00pm)

No age restrictions

Free Entry £7.99 Wristband or buy Ride Tokens

A fun filled three week event for all the family with rides for all ages!

Heavy Jams

Hula Tiki Bar, Manchester

5th May

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Heavy Jams

Hula Tiki Bar, Manchester

Thursday 5th May

9:00pm til 3:00am

Minimum Age: 18

Free

A mix of hip hop, rnb, funk and soul. Every Thursday with Greg Turner til late&pe...

Oink! Punk Bingo

The Blue Pig, Manchester

5th May

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Oink! Punk Bingo

The Blue Pig, Manchester

Thursday 5th May

8:00pm til 10:00pm

Minimum Age: 18

£1 play inc free shot of tequila

A new fangled, pants dropping, white knuckle twist on the Great British pastime, p...

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Hashtag Quiz - Smartphone Quiz Nights

The Cock Hotel, Manchester

Thursday 5th May

8:00pm til 11:00pm (last entry 8:30pm)

Minimum Age: 18

Free

#Quiz Host Richard Porter, Presents the fastest, most intense quiz/game show you...

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Enjoy an Italian Afternoon Tea at Pesto at the Trafford Cenre

Pesto, Manchester

Thursday 5th May

2:00pm til 5:00pm

No age restrictions

£12.95 per person

For just £12.95pp you can now indulge with our Italian afternoon tea at Pesto.

Live At The Fitz

The Fitzgerald, Manchester

5th May

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Live At The Fitz

The Fitzgerald, Manchester

Thursday 5th May

7:00pm til 1:00am (last entry 1:00am)

Minimum Age: 18

Free

Working with Analogue Sound UK to bring you the freshest mix of new and exciting artists that Manche...

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Acoustic Thursdays Open Mic

Hold Fast, Manchester

Thursday 5th May

8:30pm til 1:00am (last entry 12:00am)

Minimum Age: 18

Free

The Northern Quarters shiniest new night of acoustic talent every Thursday from 8.30pm&period...

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Old Skool Hip Hop - every Thursday

Walrus, Manchester

Thursday 5th May

9:00pm til 1:00am (last entry 12:00am)

Minimum Age: 18

Free

Every Thursday Gareth Brooks hits the decks with old skool hip hop - to get you ready for the weeken...

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Speed Dating Manchester - free bubbles + canapes!

Sakana, Manchester

Thursday 5th May

7:00pm til 9:30pm (last entry 7:30pm)

Minimum Age: 21

25.00

SpeedDater is the UK leader for singles nights, founded in 2002. Enjoy flirty 4 minute ...

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manchester events, clubs, gigs and what's on

In the city that spawned The Hacienda, The Stone Roses, The Smiths and Joy Division, it's fair to say that there is no shortage of musical heritage in Manchester, a trait which has continued through to today, with an enormous number of music events taking place in the city.

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