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Twisted Wheel Featured event
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Twisted Wheel

Manchester Academy , Manchester

Friday 27th Nov

7:00pm til 11:00pm

Minimum Age: 8

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Twisted Wheel Instagram: @twistedwheelofficial Friday 27 Nov 2020 | Manchester Academy Under ...

Damian Jr. Gong Marley Featured event
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Damian Jr. Gong Marley

O2 Victoria Warehouse, Manchester

Wednesday 12th Aug

7:00pm til 11:00pm

Minimum Age: 14

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Metropolis Music Presents: Damian Jr. Gong Marley, live at O2 Victoria Warehouse, Manchester on Wedn...

Gza - 25th Anniversary Of Liquid Swords Featured event
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Gza - 25th Anniversary Of Liquid Swords

O2 Ritz, Manchester

Sunday 6th Sep

7:30pm til 11:00pm

Minimum Age: 14

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GZA, aka the Genius, was the most cerebral MC in the Wu-Tang Clan, as well as perhaps the most accla...

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Chorlton Acoustic Jam
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Chorlton Acoustic Jam

The Lloyds, Chorlton-cum-Hardy

Monday 25th May

8:00pm til 10:00pm

Minimum Age: 18

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Acoustic jam night with songbook Join www.facebook.com/groups/jamacoustic

Kele

Kele

YES, Manchester

27th May

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Kele

This event has been Cancelled

YES, Manchester

Wednesday 27th May

7:30pm til 10:30pm

Minimum Age: 18

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Now Wave presents Kele (Bloc Party) at 'Yes - The Pink Room' in February 2020 ...

Janet Kay & Carroll Thompson
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Janet Kay & Carroll Thompson

This event has been Cancelled

Club Academy, Manchester

Thursday 28th May

7:30pm til 11:00pm

Minimum Age: 14

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AGMP presents JANET KAY & CARROLL THOMPSON + special guests: TBC at Manchester Club Academy on Thurs...

Teddy Thompson + Roseanne Reid
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Teddy Thompson + Roseanne Reid

This event has been Postponed until 23rd Jan 2021

Band On The Wall, Manchester

Thursday 28th May

7:30pm til 11:00pm

Minimum Age: 10

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Called ‘one of the most gifted singer-songwriters of his generation’ by The New York Times

The Hallé - Puccini’s Tragic Geisha
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The Hallé - Puccini’s Tragic Geisha

Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

Thursday 28th May

7:00pm til 9:45pm

No age restrictions

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As The Hallé's 2019/20 season reaches its climax, we offer two chances to hear a world-class cast le...

De La Soul Featured event
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De La Soul

This event has been Postponed until 2nd Oct 2020

O2 Apollo, Manchester

Friday 29th May

7:00pm til 11:00pm

Minimum Age: 14

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The legendary De La Soul come to O2 Apollo, Manchester - formed from Long Island, NY roots and chang...

Loose Articles
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Loose Articles

This event has been Postponed until 11th Sep 2020

YES Basement, Manchester

Friday 29th May

7:00pm til 11:00pm

Minimum Age: 18

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Now Wave & Manchester Psych Fest presents... LOOSE ARTICLES at YES Basement, Manchester on Friday 29...

Absolute Bowie live
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Absolute Bowie live

The Longfield Suite, Prestwich

Friday 29th May

7:45pm til 11:30pm

No age restrictions

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Don't miss out - a huge David Bowie party presented by the award-winning Absolute Bowie. 'A lovingly...

Soul & Motown Night
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Soul & Motown Night

The Village Hotel Bury, Bury

Friday 29th May

7:00pm til 1:00am

Minimum Age: 18

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Let's get it on! Join us for a night of your favourite Soul & Motown hits

Ultimate Power
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Ultimate Power

This event has been Cancelled

O2 Ritz, Manchester

Friday 29th May

10:30pm til 3:00am

Minimum Age: 18

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Join us at the Ritz for Ultimate Power, biggest and best Power Ballads of all time! on Friday 24th A...

Toots & The Maytals
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Toots & The Maytals

This event has been Postponed until 27th May 2021

O2 Apollo, Manchester

Saturday 30th May

7:00pm til 11:00pm

No age restrictions

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Soundcrash presents Toots & The Maytals plus special guests live at the O2 Apollo on Saturday 30 May...

Abbey Road: An Orchestral Rendition Featured event
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Abbey Road: An Orchestral Rendition

This event has been Postponed until 1st Aug 2020

NIAMOS Formely The Nia Centre , Manchester

Saturday 30th May

7:00pm til 10:30pm

No age restrictions

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The Untold Orchestra + special guest vocalists present their rendition of the Beatles' seminal 'Abbe...

The Hallé - Puccini’s Tragic Geisha
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The Hallé - Puccini’s Tragic Geisha

Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

Saturday 30th May

7:00pm til 9:45pm

No age restrictions

For ticket prices, please click here (Additional fees may apply)

As The Hallé's 2019/20 season reaches its climax, we offer two chances to hear a world-class cast le...

Delights

Delights

Gorilla, Manchester

30th May

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Delights

Gorilla, Manchester

Saturday 30th May

7:00pm til 10:30pm

Minimum Age: 14

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Delights appearing at Gorilla, Manchester.

Toploader
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Toploader

This event has been Cancelled

Matt And Phreds, Manchester

Sunday 31st May

7:00pm til 11:00pm

Minimum Age: 18

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Toploader have over two million album sales and a string of top 20 hits both home and abroad and are...

OM

OM

Gorilla, Manchester

3rd June

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OM

This event has been Cancelled

Gorilla, Manchester

Wednesday 3rd Jun

7:30pm til 10:30pm

Minimum Age: 18

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OM - stoner rock, doom metal

L.A. Witch

L.A. Witch

YES, Manchester

3rd June

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L.A. Witch

This event has been Postponed until 16th Nov 2020

YES, Manchester

Wednesday 3rd Jun

7:30pm til 11:00pm

Minimum Age: 18

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Now Wave & Manchester Psych Fest presents gothic punk trio L.A. Witch performing at Yes, Manchester ...

Flat Worms

Flat Worms

YES, Manchester

4th June

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Flat Worms

YES, Manchester

Thursday 4th Jun

7:30pm til 11:00pm

Minimum Age: 18

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Now Wave presents Flat Worms + Special Guests at YES (The Pink Room) on 4th June 2020...

Hypnotic Brass Ensemble
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Hypnotic Brass Ensemble

This event has been Postponed until 23rd Nov 2020

Band On The Wall, Manchester

Thursday 4th Jun

7:30pm til 11:00pm

Minimum Age: 10

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Their sixth studio album “Bad Boys of Jazz” sees them seamlessly weave funk, dub, hip-ho...

Hamilton Leithauser
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Hamilton Leithauser

Academy 2, Manchester

Thursday 4th Jun

7:30pm til 11:00pm

Minimum Age: 18

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Now Wave Presents: Hamilton Leithauser 'The Loves of Your Life Tour' - Manchester Academy 2, 4th Jun...

Freya Beer
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Freya Beer

Gullivers, Manchester

Thursday 4th Jun

7:00pm til 11:00pm

Minimum Age: 18

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Originating from West London but now residing on the south coast, Freya Beer deftly mixes poetical l...

Wardruna + Support
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Wardruna + Support

Albert Hall, Manchester

Thursday 4th Jun

7:00pm til 10:30pm

Minimum Age: 14

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Wardruna appearing at Albert Hall, Manchester. With support from Jo Quail.

The Garden

The Garden

YES, Manchester

5th June

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The Garden

YES, Manchester

Friday 5th Jun

7:30pm til 11:00pm

Minimum Age: 18

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Now Wave presents The Garden live at YES (The Pink Room) on Friday 5th June 2020...

Tommy Holland As Elvis
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Tommy Holland As Elvis

This event has been Postponed until 23rd Oct 2020

Dobbies Sports And Social Club, Bolton

Friday 5th Jun

7:30pm til 11:30pm

Minimum Age: 18

For ticket prices, please click here (Additional fees may apply)

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND. Tommy Holland will be bringing his Elvis show back to Dobbies Social Club, B...

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Manchester gig guide, listings and tickets

There are no shortage of exciting live gigs in Manchester. Being a city that has one of the most legendary music history's in the world, having given birth to the likes of Oasis, Happy Mondays and New Order, prime importance continues to be placed on the championing of new up and coming bands as well as maintaining a ravenous hunger for discovering the finest in under the radar bands from across the world.

Typically, promoters like Now Wave regularly showcase some of the most exciting forward thinking line ups around, whilst venues like Gorilla, Manchester Academy and Night and Day Cafe all have jam packed line ups of up and comers and more established artists from around the globe.

Have a search through our gig guide where you're bound to find some upcoming gems.

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Popular venues in Manchester

These venues are particularly popular on Skiddle right now, click to find out their upcoming events:

Heaton Park · Sound Control · Islington Mill · Hidden · Bowlers Exhibition Centre · Frog And Bucket Comedy Club · The Lowry · Venus · O2 Victoria Warehouse · The Venue Nightclub · The Ruby Lounge · Night And Day Cafe · Mint Lounge · The Warehouse Project · Odd Bar · FAC 251 The Factory · The Comedy Store · South · Antwerp Mansion · Manchester Arena · Soup Kitchen

View an A-Z list of venues in Manchester