Manchester gig guide, listings and tickets
There are no shortage of exciting live gigs in Manchester. Being a city that has one of the most legendary music history's in the world, having given birth to the likes of Oasis, Happy Mondays and New Order, prime importance continues to be placed on the championing of new up and coming bands as well as maintaining a ravenous hunger for discovering the finest in under the radar bands from across the world. Typically, promoters like Now Wave regularly showcase some of the most exciting forward thinking line ups around, whilst venues like Gorilla, Manchester Academy and Night and Day Cafe all have jam packed line ups of up and comers and more established artists from around the globe.
Have a search through our gig guide where you're bound to find some upcoming gems.
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Popular venues in Manchester
These venues are particularly popular on Skiddle right now, click to find out their upcoming events:
Venus · 42's · Albert Hall · Soup Kitchen · South · Gorilla · Sound Control · The Lowry · Bowlers Exhibition Centre · Manchester Academy · Manchester Arena · Hula Tiki Bar · Islington Mill · Antwerp Mansion · Victoria Warehouse · The Venue Nightclub · The Deaf Institute · Odd Bar · Bridgewater Hall · The Ruby Lounge · The Lounge
View an A-Z list of venues in Manchester