Thu 8 Mar / Leanin’: International Women’s Day @ Aatma / 9pm – 3am
DJ sets from SNO, Katbrownsugar, Rosebud, Jayne Smee and Evabee with an all-female cypher. Visual art from Nina Van Heeckeren Van Kell, Laurie Clifton, Annabeth Fernley and RoxLion.
Tickets: £3 before 11pm, £5 after

Thu 8 Mar / International Women’s Day @ Eastern Bloc / 6pm – 1.30am
The underground record shop celebrates IWD with sets from Andrea Trout, Kerrie, Oriel, Djinn and more.
Tickets: Free entry

Thu 8 Mar / Pen:Chant & Gorilla: SHE PWR @ Gorilla / 6pm – 1am
Art, craft, performance, talks, DJs, music and glitter for this International Women’s Day special event. Live music from Honeyfeet’s Ríoghnach Connolly and Ellis Davies, the 20-strong all-female Manchester SHE Choir, lyrical spoken word from Femi Keeling, character comedy from rising star Cam Spence… and even a raffle.
Tickets: 6pm – 8pm free entry; 8pm – late, £8/£10/£12 from

Fri 9 Mar / Euphony x Heads Up x Alga-Rhythms @ Soup Kitchen / 11pm – 4am
Party vibes all night long from this threesome.
Tickets: £3 before midnight, £5 after

Fri 9 Mar / No White Tees @ The Peer Hat / 11pm – 3am
Dirty south, road rap, West Coast, G-funk, Afrobeats and more from Joey B, Big Peace and Texaco.
Tickets: £3 in a white tee, £5 without

Fri 9 Mar /Doodle & Ghetto Child: Marcel Vogel & Jamie 3:26 @ The Deaf Institute / 11pm – 4am
Spinning solo sets then culminating in a back to back session, these two heavyweights visit Manchester’s largest disco ball. Marcel Vogel runs Amsterdam’s Lumberjacks In Hell label and produces on his Intimate Friends label. Jamie 3:26, recently over for a double header with Mr Scruff at Keep It Unreal, is known as Mr Party Hardy back in his native Chicago.
Tickets: £10,

Thu 8 Mar - Sun 11 Mar
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Thu 8 Mar 2018