Manchester Venues Guides

Manchester Arena

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The home of sell-out arena tours Opened in 1995 the Phones 4 U Manchester Arena (previously the MEN Arena) with its capacity of 21,000 people is considered to be one of Europe’s biggest indoor concert venues. Everyone who is anyone has graced the arena with either single or multiple tour date appearances. Most recent highlights […]

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O2 Manchester Apollo

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Larger than the Academy but smaller than the Manchester Arena, the O2  Manchester Apollo  has a capacity of 3,500 and is situated inbetween its two differing rival venues. Upcoming music gigs for 2013 include Ellie Goulding, MGMT, Jake Bugg and Scouting for Girls. But like the Manchester Arena, the O2 Manchester Apollo also plays host […]

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The Manchester Academy

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For some, Manchester is all about discovering up-and-coming music acts. If you want to discover some relatively unknown artists, then you’ll want to head to The Manchester Academy on your stag or hen weekend. This is a far more intimate venue than others you will come across and exists at the Students Union at Manchester […]

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