Featuring joyous festive gospel, irresistible Caribbean rhythms and a one-off performance from the beloved Courteeners frontman, Albert Hall’s upcoming winter gig programme offers yet another wondrously diverse selection of gigs to satisfy every musical taste.


Manchester Camerata: Festive Happening with AMC Gospel Choir | Sun 10 Dec | 3pm | £4.30-£34

Promising a soul-stirring afternoon of uniquely uplifting festive classics, AMC Gospel Choir join ‘Britain’s most adventurous orchestra’ Manchester Camerata on the Albert Hall stage to continue their beloved annual Christmas tradition with an intimate, gospel-infused carol concert, packed with soaring yuletide favourites for the whole family to enjoy.

The Dualers | Sat 9 Dec | 7pm | £27.40

Piercing the grey Mancunian chill with a bolt of vibrant, tropical joy, 9-piece rhythm & blues band The Dualers arrive in Manchester from South East London by way of Jamaica. Following independent success with hits like Kiss on the Lips and Truly Madly, which featured in the soundtrack to Hollywood blockbuster Fools Gold, The Dualers have become a regular singles chart presence with a rapidly expanding fanbase and a growing reputation as Britain’s best Ska & Reggae outfit.

Liam Fray | Sun 17 Dec | 7pm | £34

After a series of legendary Manchester gigs in Heaton Park and Old Trafford as frontman of The Courteeners, hometown hero Liam Fray returns with a live and momentously intimate one-off solo show at Albert Hall, with tickets on sale from 9am on Fri 27 Oct.

The Unthanks in Winter | Wed 20 Dec | 7pm | £33.45

Renowned for their alchemic, all-encompassing creativity, intrepid English folk group The Unthanks celebrate the curious atmospheric dichotomies of winter with an ethereal fantasia grounded in our collective seasonal memories.

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Published on:
Fri 27 Oct 2023