The Loft unveils its October line-up, presenting a spectrum of heavyweight headliners alongside some of the best new wave DJs from across the globe and Manchester’s ever growing pool of selectors.
The Loft sits at the cusp of Manchester city centre in Miles Platting, yet is at the epicentre of its bubbling night-time scene. July marked The Loft’s first birthday, cementing it as an integral piece of the northern clubbing map’s jigsaw. This next year, The Loft will present new names, faces and events within the esteemed four walls of the club, determined to serve up sonics for everyone.
Saturday 1st October kicks off with Manchester’s rapidly growing techno collective 01366, who are teaming up with Berlin-based party starter BCCO, for their first UK excursion. Joining them will be techno heavyweight Matrixxman, Future.666, Lyza for her Manchester debut and 01366’s Joey Stella and Twelve Seven. Friday 14th October brings house don, DJ and producer Sidney Charles All Night Long. His 6-hour set will be dedicated to blasting the finest house music.
The following day, PALOMA. returns for its second segment, an evening committed to introducing new sounds to The Loft. Cult heroes Paranoid London will be bringing the grooviest sounds spanning across acid house, electro and synth. Expect a similar tackle from local selectors Natalia, EJ & Rosa who are all slowly carving their way as some of the most exciting Manchester DJs in the circuit. Saturday 22nd October The Loft Presents: Herodot, Desyn + guests. Romanian techno wizard Herodot, will take to the decks to present minimal sounds, which are no stranger to The Loft’s dancefloor.
The final weekend of October sees three-days of parties. 28th October marks the launch of Refocus, a night of techno exploration curated by Manchester’s very own, globally respected techno connoisseur, Yant. The inauguration welcomes one of the most exciting names coming out of Berlin, Sedef Adasi, plus local legend Aletha with her hypnotic, intelligent rhythms. You&Me will be taking over the venue on Saturday 29th October, and the month will be wrapped with a bang as Krew Love return on Sunday 30th. Expect some high energy sets from Manchester’s biggest and baddest garage selectors. Friday and Saturday nights at The Loft run from 11pm till 4am or 5am, Sunday sessions run from 2pm to 11pm.
Tickets for all events can be purchased on Resident Advisor or Skiddle. The Loft is located in Unit 1, New Street, M40 8AW.