Band on the Wall
"Band on the Wall has been a cornerstone of Manchester’s thriving music and cultural landscape for the greater part of a century. Their mission is to promote equality and diversity through music and to bring leading artists from around the world to the stage."
Great bands and nights, great sound and a good bar - not to mention the carpet!
Live music from rock to reggae and folk, with a cafe/bar and box office in a former cinema space. The venue offers a range of music; to qualify is more about musicianship than the gene. However, jazz blues and world music are showcased. It's run as a cooperative and supports educational programmes…
“30+ local crafters and designers. Cool building that renovated from a fish market.”
“Friendly and cosy restaurant with a large choice of freshly made dishes. Try the 3 currys. Will please all, with usual food for carnivores as well as vegan and vegetarian options too. ”
“Not your usual shopping destination. Mall full of Manchester’s independent creatives ”
“Lots to experience at the Manchester Buddhist Centre - invest in some quiet and zen time while you are in the city. Check out their website to find out what's on. ”