La Discotheque @ Albert Hall
Their launch night in November sent ripples throughout the city, and the NYE follow-up takes this disco event to the next level with the one and only Candi Staton performing. Chicago house legend Derrick Carter brings a disco set, and Hot Chip’s Alexis Taylor plays a Prince tribute. Community, Horse Meat Disco, PBR Streetgang and the inimitable Krystal Klear join the party.
Tickets: £29.50, £35, £40, www.skiddle.com
NYE Dance Party @ Deaf Institute
A triumvirate of the venue’s finest club nights join forces for a three-level smorgasbord of 80s pop from Girls On FIlm, dancehall / RnB / hip hop from Juicy and funk, soul, disco and Latin vibes from You Dig? selectors.
Tickets: £10 / £14 / £17, www.skiddle.com
Drunk at Vogue @ Texture
Hostess Ms Grace Oni Smith sees in the new year in decadent style in hidden NQ gem Texture: glamour, glitter, disco and pop.
Tickets: £10, www.skiddle.com
Raise The Roof @ Islington Mill
Team up! Sounds From The Other City, Fat Out, Guts For Garters and Off With Their Heads unite like Voltron to fill the Mill for a fundraiser for their dilapidated roof to prevent the degradation of the Mill’s upper floor.
Tickets: £20, www.skiddle.com
Leve Nights @ The Klondyke Club, Levenshulme
The warm surroundings of the Klondyke get even hotter for NYE with Leve Nights celebrating in style with soul, ska, motown, reggae, salsa, punk and beyond.
Tickets: £7, www.eventbrite.co.uk
Reggae Saturday NYE Special @ Dulcimer, Chorlton
The Traderoots sound system sets up Chorlton way for a bass heavy entry into 2017. Downstairs reggae and roots, upstairs bassline, dub and jungle!
Ticket: £3 / £4 / £5, www.skiddle.com
Vogue As You Are @ The Refuge
A frankly stellar line up of DJ talent includes Niel Diablo, Chris Massey, DJ Paulette, Dance Lady Dance, Meat Free DJs, Kyrsko and the don WIll Tramp! Manchester’s newest rejuvinated venue also sees performances from Cha Cha Boudoir and Vogue Dancers.
Tickets: £20, www.skiddle.com
Kiss Me Again NYE @ Soup Kitchen
House, techno and disco for this LGBT+ (i.e. everyone welcome!) do in the unique vibes of the Soup basement.
Tickets: £8 / £10 / £15, www.skiddle.com
Funkademia NYE @ Mint Lounge
Manchester’s longest running club night is a landmark NYE destination for Mancunians. David Dunne heads up a line up of residents spinning soul, funk, disco and beyond.
Tickets: £5 / £10 / £15, www.skiddle.com
NYE Funk and Soul Party @ Band On The Wall
The unmatchable Haggis Horns bring live afrobeat, funk and soul to BOTW’s heavy soundsystem alongside special guest DJs.
Tickets: £17.50 / £20 / £22.50, www.bandonthewall.org
DJ Cutterz NYE @ Oddest, Chorlton
Cutterz is part of the Taste The Diff’rence crew and will be bringing the party in the form of cut up hip hop, funk, disco and beats. Expect some special guests to roll through and some action on the mic!
Secret Room Rave / Psychedlic Funkraiser @ Hidden
The enigmatic Hidden crew attack NYE on two fronts: a hippie and sixties inspired funk and disco party in the main room, with a secret rave in the opening of a new room after midnight.
Tickets: £15, www.skiddle.com
Thanks to Groovement.
Published on: Thu 29 Dec 2016