New On Skiddle: Ewan McVicar, LOUDER Ibiza, Naked City Festival...

Making Mondays more palatable - Here's our latest New On Skiddle roundup, featuring the best live events happening across the UK in 2022

Skiddle Staff

Last updated: 14th Mar 2022

Has the lingering excess of the weekend got you feeling glum? Are you in desperate need of a boost, a mood lifter or just something to take your mind off the Monday morning struggle? We've got just the thing. Well, ten actually...

Run your bleary eyes over our selection of the finest and most recently announced live music spectacles on Skiddle, below, and improve your spirits instantly by planning your next life affirming experience today!

Click or tap on the event titles, artist or venue names, or follow the links provided for tickets and more.  



Ewan McVicar - XL Residency

When: Thursday 14th April 2022

Where: Sub Club in Glasgow 

As part of his ongoing UK tour, happening throughout February, March and April, man of the moment Ewan McVicar will take control of one of his favourite clubbing destinations, Sub Club Glasgow for part two of his XL residency. 

In partnership with event collective ALL U NEED, the proud Ayr-born producer and selector, who's 2021 release 'Tell Me Something Good' was voted Best Track of 2021 by BBC Radio 1 Dance Awards and DJ Mag's Best of, will provide all those on the dance floor with an evening stocked full of air-punching electronic anthems. 

We hope you've got the stamina - dancing is obligatory right through the night and into the small hours. Click or tap on the link below to find tickets for his show at Sub Club Glasgow, as well dates in Liverpool and Sheffield


Find tickets for Ewan McVicar live - here




Louder Ibiza

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When: June - September 2022 (Multiple dates)

Where: Eden in San Antonio

Renowned drum n bass brand, Louder has announced it's first-ever season of events on the infamous White Isles throughout the summer months of 2022. Taking residence of San Antonio superclub, Eden - from June until September - the brand is set to welcome some of the biggest names in the genre to perform over sixteen weeks worth of parties. 

On the list of confirmed names gearing up to take the roof off of the five-thousand capacity rave space, are the likes of Chase & Status, Sub Focus, Wilkinson, Hybrid Minds, Kanine, Culture Shock and Bru-C to name a very select few. 

More details on the link below...


Find tickets for Louder Ibiza - here




Naked City Festival

When: Saturday 10th September 2022

Where: Beckenham Place Park in Beckenham, Greater London

Naked City, one of London's most exciting music festivals, will takeover the stunning parkland grounds of Beckenham Place Park once more this September, for another spectacular one-day music event. 

The open-air event, one of the last in the UK's festival season calendar, places a large emphasis on supporting homegrown artists creating jazz, house, afro, dub and disco, with more four fifths of the entire lineup hailing from the English capital.

Kojey Radical, ENNY, Joy Orbison and rappers, Lex Amor and Coops are amongst some of the native talents set to wow the crowds at the 2022 edition of the festival. Other huge names include The Blessed Madonna, Chaos in the CBD and Manchester's Children of Zeus

Experience an inner city festival like no other, boasting five stages located across the sprawling grasslands, surrounded by woodlands and idyllic vistas. You'd be forgiven for thinking you were anywhere but the centre of London...


Find tickets for Naked City Festival - here




Blackhaine Live


When: Friday 27th May 2022

Where: The Ferret in Preston

Intriguing, enigmatic and wildly creative, multidisciplinary artist Blackhaine is someone you should definitely be keeping a close eye on. 

Based in Manchester but originating from Preston in the North west of England, the primal dance choreographer and unmistakably northern, drill-spitting wordsmith has low-key been making his present felt across the globe. He's collaborated with some of the biggest names and brands on the planet, arranging performance artists on video projects for the likes of Mykki Blanco for Gucci and for Kanye West's recent album listening parties, whilst also finding the time to release his own dark, abstract and mainly poverty-themed material.

Returning to his home county this May, the avant garde artist is set to bring his captivating live show to independent grassroot venue, Preston's Mad Ferret. Tickets are expected to sell out for this one. Grab yours now below...


Find tickets for Blackhaine Live - here




Chow Down

When: Thursday 14th April - Sunday 29th May 2022

Where: Temple Arches in Leeds

One of Leeds' most frequented open-air eating and drinking spots, Temple Arches is set to be transformed ready for the coming spring and summer months. The trusty team behind Chow Down events will reimagine their popular venue, situated at the foot of the distinctive disused railway arches from which it takes its name, bringing an exciting new layout and concept to the area. 

Opening on Thursday 14th April and with events and taste bud delights on offer right through until Sunday 4th September, the recalibrated venue is set to house a nine-hole crazy golf course, several bars and sun terraces whereby decadent cocktails and gins can be consumed, a handful of street food and restaurant quality vendors, in addition to an eye-popping lineup of DJ acts.

Performing on the three-hundred-and-sixty-degree Dj booth, named The Bay, punters can expect to see performances from Greg Wilson, DJ Paulette, K-Klass, Danielle Moore and many more.


Find tickets for Chow Down - here





When: Saturday 16th July 2022

Where: Arley Hall And Gardens in Northwich

Manchester-based production and DJ trio, Mason Collective have linked up with JBM Music to bring about the debut instalment of a brand new northern music and arts festival - MASON WORLD.

The group, made up of members Blair Suarez, Adam Myles and Omar Guedar, have become specialists in the party throwing field in recent years, hosting some of the wildest dance music events in and around their home city. After many years of planning and scheming, the threesome are now ready to reveal the dates of what is said to be their biggest to date this summer. 

Taking place in the magical gardens of Arley Hall, Cheshire on Saturday 16th July, little else is known about the mysterious event. Keep your eyes peeled for lineup updates and more in the coming weeks.

Pre-sale tickets are now on sale and selling fast! Follow the link below to get yours... 


Find tickets for MVSON WORLD - here




IMS Dalt Vila 2022

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When: Friday 29th April 2022

Where: Dalt Vila in Ibiza Town

Returning to Ibiza for the first time since 2019, the International Music Summit, or IMS, will once again bring together music professionals from around the globe to discuss, celebrate and inspire positive change within the ever-popular electronic music industry. And to celebrate it's thirteenth comeback edition, the summit will also welcome back its outstanding closing party - IMS Dalt Vila.

The unique occasion, the unofficial opening event of the summer season on the island, will deliver live sets from a host of dance trailblazers and emerging greats across one seven hour shindig. Scheduled to throw it down on stage, amidst views of the UNESCO world heritage site, are the likes of Jamie Jones, The Blessed Madonna, Joy Orbison, Overmono, Jaguar, Prospa and Patrick Topping


Find tickets for IMS Dalt Vila 2022 - here




On The Beach - Carl Cox Invites...

When: Saturday 23rd July 2022

Where: Brighton Beach in Brighton

The overlord of techno himself, oh yes, oh yes, Carl Cox is coming to Brighton this July, with some of his most talented friends in tow...

Brought to the people of Southern England by the seasoned party planners behind the city's biggest music festival, On The Beach, the one-off spectacle, the precursor to said festival, will see the global dance icon warming the thousands in attendance with his unmatched dexterous DJ skills.

Expect to hear and dance to the finest of tracks in the one-hundred-and-forty BPM range, for eight hours straight on Saturday 23rd July. Tickets go on sale this Wednesday (16th March) at 10 am, click or tap on the link below to sign up for a reminder. More details including yet-to-be-announced very special guests, hand-picked by Cox himself, to follow. Watch this space.


Find tickets for On The Beach - Carl Cox Invites - here




RONG Indoor Festival 2022

When: Saturday 8th October 2022

Where: O2 Victoria Warehouse Manchester in Manchester

A monstrous bill of trance greats has been announced for RONG's annual indoor festival, returning to Manchester this October. 

Coming to the O2 Victoria Warehouse, the highly anticipated all-dayer promises to be a truly unmissable one as respected and influential figureheads of the scene the likes of Paul Van Dyk, Ferry Corsten, John O'Callaghan and Giuseppe Ottaviani take control of the thunderous in-house sound system. 

World class music in a world class live music venue, with what's being promised as the events biggest SFX and stage production to date. Get ready to experience mesmerising light and laser shows on a scale you may never see again. 


Find tickets for RONG Indoor Festival 2022 - here





When: Thursday 2nd June 2022

Where: Hidden in Manchester

Leading techno event series, Manchester's Teletech have revealed plans to bring an all-new live concept to award-winning music venue, Hidden this June.

Set to run over the first day of the Jubilee Bank Holiday weekend, on Thursday 2nd June, HARDCORE will see ravers united on the dance floor in front of a list of renowned selectors, for a mammoth twelve hour marathon party. Sixteen acts, including Kander, Cera Khin, Charlie Sparks and Rikhter, will spin high energy records through day and night, across a number of indoor and outdoor stages.

Like the sounds of this? Who doesn't?! If you wish to attend the outdoor day party (running from 4pm until 9pm) as well as the night party (running 9pm till 4am), you'll be required to buy tickets for both. If you want to attend just the day event or the night event, then you only need to buy a single ticket for correct party.


Find tickets for TELETECH — HARDCORE 12H - here




Check out our What's On Guide to discover even more rowdy raves and sweaty gigs taking place over the coming weeks and months. For festivals, lifestyle events and more, head on over to our Things To Do page or be inspired by the event selections on our Inspire Me page.








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