Category Manchester

Nextup: Cleric – Seit 1990

Earlier this week Mancunian techno don Cleric released the second part of of his ‘Scattered Thoughts’ EP on the Figure label. All in all he’s dropped eight thoughtful and exploratory tracks over the past two weeks. From the first set of tracks, ‘Avoid the Subject’ is an absolute chugger with a baseline that wont quit and […]

Nextup: Monoloc – Cupel

Monoloc was recently in town for Grey Area’s launch party at Joshua Brooks, where the techno devotee purportedly delivered an absolute belter of a set. Here we are exploring his work as a producer however, and not as a DJ, taking a look at his recent label debut with the exciting Scottish techno label, Soma. […]

Throwback: Pangaea – Space Odyssey

Exams are over. The jolly feeling of the festive season is melting away, and once again temperatures are plummeting. Deep into the most depressing of months and it’s time for a party with another chilly instalment of Winter Pangaea. Tickets have been like gold dust for the past week, rarer than Wu Tang‘s latest album, […]

Events worth leaving the house for: 22nd – 31st January (end of exams special)

January can be a bit dry with the holiday season hangover keeping people locked inside, and you may also have exams to be worrying about. Exams however, mean end of exam parties and that means their are some amazing nights to get yourself down to across the city. The end of this month is absolutely […]

Throwback: Hi Ku turns 2 – Luke Vibert, FunkinEven, Romare

Hi Ku is geared at genuine dance music lovers, and for their second birthday they were as excited as any of the revellers as in attendance. When you’ve got promoters who are that excited before the night even kicks off, then you’d be right to expect an absolute treat. They dragged us out to the […]

Events worth leaving the house for: December (Manchester)

The winters are setting in but that doesn’t mean Manchester is winding down. On the contrary, it’s winding up to New Years. The final month of the year sees a lot of techno for the Rainy City – perfect music to stomp your troubles away/get warmed up with showers of disco, house, funk and afrobeat. […]

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 […]