Music & Nightlife

Your guide to the best nightclubs, live music and concerts in Manchester

Nightlife

The best clubs in Manchester

Ready those dancing feet, twinkle toes. If there's one thing Manchester does well, it's clubbing

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Recommended events

Nightlife

RBMA Presents DJ Harvey

The DJ's DJ is back after a decade out of the game, to play underground disco, and re-edits, all night long.  

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Nightlife

2ManyDJs

The pioneers of indie-electro and rock-that-raves touch down at Sankeys

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Music

The 2 Bears

The cheeky, upbeat dance duo tour in support of acclaimed new LP, 'The Night Is Young'.

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Nightlife

Soul:ution

Expect the best in deep and dark drum 'n' bass from special guest Doc Scott, alongside Soul:ution residents Marcus Intalex and Bane. 

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Popular Manchester music & nightlife venues

Music

Band On The Wall

An acclaimed venue hosting a very well regarded programme of live music

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Things to Do

Islington Mill

A unique hybrid of gallery, club and studio space, it's also the beating heart of Salford’s future-facing Sounds From The Other City festival

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Music

The Ruby Lounge

Club nights prove popular but keep an eye out for some very impressive gigs

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Music

Gorilla

A much-needed Northern Quarter-style bar on the other side of town. Expect awesome line ups

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Music

The Ritz

A Grade II listed venue with a famous wooden floor. Investment in the sound equipment really paid off

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Music

Matt And Phreds

The best in jazz, plus folk, gypsy, electro, salsa, swing, world and ska

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