Manchester, arguably the Norths coolest city with a diverse, exciting and world-class music scene, gained an incredible new acquisition in 2008. AREA 51, with its immense Funktion One sound system, unique layout and décor, and a future line up list that would make any of its rival clubs weep (Mr. C, Hot Chip, M.A.N.D.Y and Jesse Rose to name a few) is heading into 2009 with its sights set high and energy bouncing off the walls.Prepare to be taken on a journey through techno, electro and every kind of house you could imagine, and the biggest promotions and international artists around elbowing each other off the decks. Easing you into this monumental year is the February line up
Upcoming events this month include KissDaFunk on the 6th with the hugely accomplished and globally supported Michael Gray, Oxia on the 7th featuring the French electro duo themselves alongside clubbers favourite, Oliver Lang, and Division on the 13th with incredible Danish DJ/production duo, Delicious.
Headline DJs gracing the decks include one of the worlds biggest up and coming DJs, and favourite of Nic Fanciulli, Luke Dzierzek, who will be playing on the 14th alongside massive vocal house favourite, Jason Herd. On the 20th the club will be welcoming Space Ibiza resident and driving, pumping house master, Jonathan Ulysses, before the following day which sees one of the most talented new DJs to emerge on the Tech house scene in recent years, Paulo Mojo, hit the decks. Hedonistic Aussie electro house trio, Vandalism, are stopping by on the 27th fresh from a US tour to thrill the crowd with their unique take on post punk 80s electronic madness, before the boundary breaking James Lavelle will be taking you on a journey through every genre on the 28th.
With its tunnel shaped main room creating the perfect setting for some deep, dark underground mayhem, huge smoking terrace, ice cannons, projector, and endlessly cool and diverse crowds, AREA 51 is single handedly evolving the Manchester music scene into something a whole lot more exciting. Breaking the mould and setting the standard all others will aim for, but none will achieve, AREA 51 is a unique venue set to reach superclub status in the coming year
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