We’re back! What a blinding fortnight of parties that was. Here’s our pick of the August events you can cop tickets for right now…

Bakk.Heia | The White Hotel | Fri 6 Aug | £10

Manchester based techno, electro and house label, Bakk.Heia have been steadily churning out killer releases over the past few years, and their parties at White Hotel are infamous. Catch their resident producers and DJs all night long this Friday alongside All Hands on Deck’s aNNa and Hayter Player. Room two is hosted by tech-house veterans Tom and Seb from All Night Flight Records.

Dickinson Street, Salford M3 7LW
Ambush | Stage & Radio | Thu Aug 12 | £6

New club-night Ambush hit the newly refurbished Stage & Radio basement next week for a night of techno, industrial and acid. Founder of the After Hours label, Benjamin Luca spins alongside Ambush founders Kel Diavlo and This Guy.

43 Port Street, Manchester M1 2EQ
Loose Lips | Progress Centre | Sat 14 Aug | £16.75

Bristol, London and Manchester label Loose Lips bring their eclectic party to Ardwick’s Progress Centre outdoor space for a summer day party headlined by a very special b2b from Chunky and Jonny Banger. They’re joined by B.L.O.O.M residents Lara and Phoebe Valentine, and another b2b between NTS resident Dr. Mystery and Manchester’s Poison Ivy.

Charlton Place, Ardwick M12 6HS
Or:la | White Hotel | Sat 28 Aug | £17.50

High Hoops Pride Weekender is a massive three event bender to say the least – they’re going all day at Progress Centre on Saturday with Midland, then onto White Hotel for the night with Northern Irish and Berlin based DJ/Producer, Or:la, known for her blistering sets of all things dark and mysterious. If you’ve still got the energy for it they’re back at White Hotel to close out the weekend on Sunday night with CCL, Dan Beaumont and Sayang.

Dickinson Street, Salford M3 7LW
Marie Davidson (Live) | YES | Tue 2 Nov | £13

During a self-imposed break from touring, Canadian producer and live act Marie Davidson formed L’Oeil Nu, a trio consisting of her husband Asaël Robitaille and former collaborator Pierre Geurineau. They head out on a tour of Canada and Europe, hitting Manchester’s YES this November.

38 Charles Street, Manchester M1 7BD
Tue 3 Aug - Tue 2 Nov
Leo Burrell
Published on:
Tue 3 Aug 2021