Venue Technical Specifications / Live Bands

We love live music to encourage and support local and touring bands we are offering bands free venue hire.

We hate ‘pay to play’ and we understand how much work goes into bringing your crowd to the venue. So we run an ‘earn your own’ scheme so you can earn the income from all your hard work !

We offer:

  • A 450 or 150 capacity room
  • A full professional pa system, live desk, monitors, SM58/57 mics, sennheiser radio microphones, full drum mic kit, 32 channel mixing desk with effects, pioneer DJ equipment, technic 1210’s …
  • Par56 stage lighting
  • A large stage area
  • Moving head lighting
  • Haze machine
  • Box Office via Ticketmaster
  • Marketing support
  • 100% of your ticket sales or suggested donations
  • Additional incentives if you bring more than 50 people to the venue (drinks / food / cashback)
  • All ages gig until 8pm
  • Dressing Room & Showers

You decide your ticket price and keep 100% off the income, we discuss the rest of the line up as a collective and work out the best way to market the event together.

Interested ?  Email



Venue Technical Specifications

Load in times:  24/7

Parking:  x2 load in bays directly outside the venue. Street parking as per Manchester City Centre meters. NCP on Charles Street 2 mins walk.

Box Office & Ticketing system:
The venue operates its own ticketing system via Ticketweb / Ticketmaster and retains a minimum of 25% of saleable capacity to sell via its own outlets. Promoters are encourages to sell tickets via all platforms.
Main Stage:
Black floor
Backdrop, red curtains or black blinds
Depth Approx: 3m
Width Approx: 6m
Min 20ft
Flying points:
50mm rectangle truss directly above the stage
Stage stacks
20″ subs x2
18″ tops x2
Crown amps
Fill in / monitors
Yamaha Dxr10  x2
Yamaha Dxr12  x4
Yamaha Dxr15  x4
Yamaha Drs15 Subs  x4
Live Desks:
Beringer x32
Yamaha MG16XU
Sennheiser radio microphones x2
Shure SM58 radio microphones x2
Shure SM58 x8
Shure SM57 x2
DI Boxes x2
Multicore x3
Full drum mic kit
Par 56 LED on RGB desk x 18 or Magic Q
LED batons x 4
Chauvet 350 moving heads 8
Moving heads pocketspots x4
Mac 250 x2
Robe x2
Haze Machine  x3 (1000w)
Projection main bar 2meter screen (hung as backdrop with remote to raise)
Projection Brooklyn Bar 1 meter screen (hung as backdrop with remote to raise)
Main Bar standing crowd (above)
6x2ft light deck
Pioneer Nexus CDJs
Pioneer 800 DJ Mixer x2
Pioneer 850 DJ Mixer x1
Technic 1210s x4, concorde orfoton needles
Pioneer XDJ RX
Native Instrument s8
Logo back drop on curtains (above)
Curfew times:
Under 18s: 8pm
Bar 3.30am
DJs / perfomance 3.45am
Security / Stewards:
Serenity Security
More info please contact Hazel: 07958642090
Live Bands on existing stage (main bar)
Main stage, no curtains, foil backdrop (above)
Stage view, theatre style seating (above)
Brooklyn Bar, downstairs, stage view

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