New On Skiddle: Warehouse Project 2022, XXL London, Liam Gallagher in Cardiff...

A selection of the best new events to get excited about at the beginning of every week!

Skiddle Staff

Last updated: 25th May 2022

The fifth month of the year is already drawing to a close and as we quickly approach the peak of the summer season, the events continue to come in thick and fast with this week's New On Skiddle showing no let up! 

We're getting a bit giddy here, thinking about all the parties being queued up on the Skiddle site. From the opening events of the 2022 Warehouse Project season at Manchester's gargantuan Depot at Mayfield venue and festivals the likes of Retro In The Park, set to feature performances from icons of the dance world, Basement Jaxx and David Morales, to a 'Royal Rave Up' with the Boombox Circus crew and a very special one-off appearance from rock n roll legend, Liam Gallagher at Cardiff Bay - there's an abundance of excellent live music spectacles to be found. 

Continue reading below to find just a handful of the latest and greatest announcements on Skiddle and grab a ticket or two whilst you still can!


(Click or tap on the event titles, artist or venue names below for tickets and more)



Warehouse Project 2022 - Opening Sequence

When: Friday 26th August 2022 - Sunday 1st January 2023

Where: Depot (Mayfield) in Manchester

Last week saw the party-throwing experts behind Manchester's Warehouse Project taking to social media to announce the beginning of their always highly anticipated season of events. The 'Opening Sequence' of events, of which full details have just been disclosed, will feature some of the biggest names in house, techno, drum n bass, disco, hip hop and more.

Repercussion returns on Saturday 10th September for its second edition, beginning the forthcoming season, with the likes of Mr Scruff, Jamie xx, Little Simz, Fred again... and Jeff Mills all lined up to perform. Other names scheduled to appear over the four month period include Disclosure, Eric Prydz, Chase & Status, Andy C, Loco Dice , Seth Troxler and Nightmares On Wax to name but a few.

Make no mistake, tickets will sell out. Over one-hundred-thousand music fans signed up for tickets last year, ahead of the first show announcements. Click on the link below and sign up now or try your luck when tickets go live. Good luck!


Find tickets for Warehouse Project 2022 events - here




XXL London

When: Friday 7th October 2022

Where: E1 in London

Details of XXL's debut London event at industrial rave space, E1 have recently been revealed. Are you sitting down?

Taking command of the venues hefty in-house sound system, techno specialists Cera Khin, Clara Cuve, Brutalismus 3000 and others will join headline act, Reiner Zonneveld on the bill, with each artist taking turns to turn the club completely on its head. For those who prefer music at around 140 BPM, we highly recommend getting a ticket for this one.


Find tickets for XXL London - here




Cultivate - Fall Edition

When: Saturday 24th - Sunday 25th September 2022


The North East’s biggest electronic music event is back in Aberdeen this September. Gearing up for another memorable two-day dance experience, Cultivate's Fall Edition will boast performances from some of the most respected names currently operating in the underground scene.

One hundred Early Bird tickets were recently made available to punters and also recently sold out. Not to worry, general release tickets have yet to be unleashed. Click or tap on the link below, sign up for a reminder and be one of the first to be notified when tickets are on sale. 

Watch this space for more lineup details as they come...


Find tickets for Cultivate - Fall Edition - here





Back In The Day presents Carnival De Disco with Howard Donald

When: Saturday 4th June 2022

Where: Aynsley Mill in Longton, Stoke-on-Trent

Renowned dance promoters, Back In The Day have joined forces with Carnival De Disco for a very special summer soiree over the coming Platinum Jubilee Bank Holiday weekend.

The day-long event will see some of Stoke's finest providing a soundtrack chock full of the best in soul, funk, disco and more, much to the delight of dance floor enthusiasts. And what's more, Take That superstar Howard Donald will also be on hand to show off his skills behind the wheels of steel (don't be put off by his pop star status, Howard knows his way around the decks and has impeccable taste).

Tickets on the link below are selling fast. Get them while you can!


Find tickets for Carnival De Disco - here




Shangri-La - The Afters

When: Saturday 2nd July 2022

Where: Y Plas in Cardiff 

Following on from what is set to be one of the most unique and frankly outrageous dance events in Wales this year, the Defected Records takeover of Cardiff Castle in partnership with Shangri-La, popular music venue Y Plas will once again throw open its doors for another epic after party on Saturday 2nd July. 

Running from 10 pm until just before sunrise at 4 am, the club will see a score of yet-to-be-announced special guests lighting up the space. Lineup details for the post-midnight party have been shrouded in secrecy but if the main events offering is anything to go by - Gorgon City, Low Steppa, Sam Divine and more - its going to be pretty epic.


Find tickets for Shangri-La - The Afters - here




Retro In The Park Festival

When: Saturday 2nd July 2022

Where: Towneley Park Burnley BB11 in Burnley

Take a trip back in time this July with Burnley's Retro In The Park and relive the heyday of Manchester clubbing institution, The Hacienda. 

Join some of the biggest names of the clubs era, including 'Needin' U' producer and DJ legend, David Morales, Allister Whitehead, K-Klass as well as Basement Jaxx, Julie McKnight and the award-winning fifty-strong Hacienda Classical orchestra on the wide-open grounds of Towneley Park in the North West of England.

Rave through day and long into the night like it was 1988 this summer. Tickets on the link below...


Find tickets for Retro In The Park Festival - here




Boombox Circus 'Royal Rave Up'

When: Thursday 2nd June 2022

Where: Beaver Works in Leeds

Multi-room underground dance venue, Leeds' Beaver works will play host to Boombox Circus' 'Royal Rave Up' Jubilee Bank Holiday special this June, who will commemorate Queen Lizzie's anniversary with their biggest event to date. 

The festival-style, day-long occasion will feature six areas armed with the biggest and best production, with amazing decor, installations and mesmerising performers to boot. 

In addition to a pretty damn serious lineup of dance talents spinning everything from acid house and disco to garage, jungle and soul, including the likes of Dave Beer, Kelvin 373 and Aries, punters can also expect to come across mouthwatering food offerings and a handful of white knuckle fairground rides.


Find tickets for Boombox Circus 'Royal Rave Up' - here




Liam Gallagher live in Cardiff

When: Thursday 15th September 2022

Where: Alexandra Head in Cardiff

The outspoken former frontman of arguably one of the biggest rock n roll bands of all time heads to the Welsh capital for a one-ff performance at Cardiff Bay this Autumn. 

Supported by Tim Burgess fronted 90s favourites, The Charlatans, with other special guests still yet to be announced, Liam Gallagher will belt out a score of anthems from his solo repertoire. Those who come by tickets for this momentous live spectacle should expect to sing a long to records such as 'Wall of Glass', 'For What It's Worth' and recent singles, 'Everything's Electric' and 'Better Days'. 

Tickets are guaranteed to sell out. C'mon you know.


Find tickets for Liam Gallagher live in Cardiff - here





90s Baby Pop UK Tour

When: September - October 2022 (Multiple dates)

Where: Various venues around the UK

The UK's biggest pop show packs its bags and heads out on to the open road through the fall this year, taking in a total of eight dates across the British Isles. 

Promising a pop music extravaganza the likes of no other, each show will deliver performances from a selection of iconic chart-topping artists and groups from the past three decades. So, if you're a die hard fan of pop music and you love nothing more than letting loose on the dance floor to the sounds of, for example, The Venga Boys, Steps or Aqua, here's the perfect touring show coming to a venue near you! 

Tickets go on sale this Friday (27th May) at 9 am. Click the link below to sign up for a reminder. 


Find tickets for 90s Baby Pop UK Tour - 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.