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Manchester mixes: Stone City

We spoke to Andrew, founder of DnB night 45 filters, about his new club night, Stone City, which launches on Friday with The Bug and Flowdan at Antwerp Mansion and how to control branching out from one club night to another. His first musical passion was Pendulum when he was about 14, which introduced him to the world […]

Podcast: NT2 – Nick Kagame

With influences spanning the globe, the Manchester-based Londoner began his DJing career in now-defunct Fallowfield venue, The Corner, spinning dancehall and reggae for its excited student crowd. These days, his record bag contains everything from Omar s to Sarabi to Da Posse…

Nextup event: RBMA tour ft. Omar S, Derrick May, JME, Skepta, Mount Kimbie

The annual Red Bull Music Academy Tour hits Manchester from 16th – 19th April this year, bringing the likes of Omar S, Derrick May and JME to the rainy city for a weekend of debauchery and musical happenings, from movers, shakers and risers. From the lecture with grime legend Skepta – moved to The Albert Hall […]

Nextup feature: Future Sound of Mzansi

Future Sounds of Mzansi explores the exploding electronic music scene in post-apartheid South Africa, through the eyes of rapper/producer Spoek Mathambo (Nthato Mokgata).
Features an exclusive mix by Oh Bacchanal.

Nextup mix: Akamai – An afternoon with the Owl

Akamai said: “These tracks get my legs shaking and my emotions racing”

Events worth leaving the house for: 1st – 7th December

Winter is here and whether we like it or not, the festive season is upon us. Term is also quickly drawing to a close which means deadlines reign supreme and a lot of the big heads in Manchester are gearing up for NYE. As ever though, there’s no shortage of quality nights to get yourself […]

Events worth leaving the house for: 30th – 5th October

This week’s highlights include  Optimo @ The Roadhouse, Fatima & The Eglo live band @ Joshua Brooks, Eton Messy @ Soup Kitchen and Apollonia @ Sankeys. Tuesday 30th Soup Kitchen – Boxfresh Eton Messy Upbeat vibes at this free party in celebration of the Katashi range exclusive to FootAsylum, following on from the instore in the […]