Manchester Wire’s guide to the best clubs for the week commencing Monday 11 December 2017 includes Swing Ting at Soup Kitchen, Black Bee Soul Club at Aatma, honey at Hold Fast and more.

Thu 14 Dec / Ibiza Classics Unofficial Afterparty @ Lazy Lizard / 9pm-4am
After opening with a set from Erick Morillo last week Lazy Lizard continues to bring Ibizan vibes to the city, this time by piggy backing on Manchester Arena’s Ibiza Classics night with DJs playing out the original club bangers upon which Pete Tong’s orchestra is basing their night on.
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Fri 15 Dec / Swing Ting 9th Birthday and Junction EP launch @ Soup Kitchen / 11pm-5am
The Junction EP is a glorious snapshot of Manchester music as 2017 draws to a close, and Samrai and Platt celebrate its release coinciding with their ninth birthday. Playing records are Anz back to back with Amy Becker, Brackles, Epic B and residents with Fox on the mic and there’s a late license ’til 5am.
Tickets: £5 on the door

Fri 15 Dec / Black Bee Soul Club @ Aatma / 11pm-4am
Northern, crossover, funk and more from guests Gospel Bob & Emma Jane with residents Liam Beckett, Michael Davies, Anthony Davies and Sam Mcewen.
Tickets: £5 on the door

Fri 15 Dec / Honey @ Hold Fast / 9pm-3am
My own concoction of sounds (named for the Erykah Badu track not the Mariah one!) in the fabulous Hold Fast basement, probably with a bit of Christmas hip hop and salsa thrown in. But definitely no Christmas classics.
Tickets: Free entry

Fri 15 Dec / Ben Pearce’s Renegades @ Lazy Lizard / 9pm-4am
Musician/DJ/producer Ben Pearce wants you! To join his new army of likeminded house music lovers unafraid to balk at the status quo. Launching his new monthly residency ‘Renegades’ this Friday with Maxi Soundsystem.
Tickets: £5 (£8 VIP)

Sat 16 Dec / Discolypso @ Band On The Wall / 11pm-3am
Manchester’s mightiest Afro and Latin-oriented night returns for tropical styles to melt the snow (sleet). Uplifting vibes all night from Simon Ham and Will T with live percussion from Gavin Wilkes.
Tickets: £6.50 /£8.50,

Sat 16 Dec / Heads Up x Alga-Rhythms x Euphony / 11pm-4am
All sorts of listener-orientated dancefloor sounds from these three crews.
Tickets: £5 on the door

Sat 16 Dec / LEVELZ 4th Birthday @ Secret Venue / 10pm-3am
No longer at the Apollo but the show goes on… with an after party at South until 6.30am. The party doubles up as a launch for new single Front Face (watch below).
Tickets: £15 / £19.50,

Sat 16 Dec / Future Disco with Session Victim & Ron Basejam @ Lazy Lizard / 9pm-4am
Pacha residents Future Disco take up a winter home in Manchester after a summer on the ‘White Island’. Future aims to be glamorous, flamboyant, eclectic and authentic, just like every Saturday night should be they kick off with guest sets from Session Victim and Ron Basejam.
Tickets: £5 (£8 VIP),

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Thanks to Groovement


Fri 15 Dec - Sat 16 Dec
Agent J
Published on:
Tue 12 Dec 2017