Music & Nightlife

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

The best clubs in Manchester
Clubs

The best clubs in Manchester

If there's one thing Manchester does well, it's clubbing

Manchester's best live music venues
Music

Manchester's best live music venues

Whatever pleasures your musical palate, you'll find it in Manchester

Robbie Williams

Robbie Williams

The much-loved showman perform over two nights at the Etihad stadium in June

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The Magic Of Motown
Music

The Magic Of Motown

A celebration of the music of Motown from The Jackson Five to The Supremes

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30 fantastic photos of The Roadhouse by Al Baker

30 fantastic photos of The Roadhouse by Al Baker

The photographer digs deep into his archives to unearth some fantastic images of the legendary club

Band On The Wall
Music

Band On The Wall

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

Users say
  • 5 out of 5 stars
Islington Mill
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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

Users say
  • 5 out of 5 stars
The Ruby Lounge
Music

The Ruby Lounge

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

Users say
  • 5 out of 5 stars
Gorilla
Music

Gorilla

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

Users say
  • 4 out of 5 stars
The Ritz
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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