Canteen. Bar. Club.

Soup Kitchen's Events

Our intimate basement hosts a diverse cross-section of local and international bands, DJs, producers and musicians.

In the ground floor kitchen and bar space we have regular DJ sessions from some of Manchester's most renowned and respected selectors and collectors.

We have won -
Best newcomer 2013 - Manchester evening news
Best night club 2013 - Manchester evening news
Best live music venue 2013 - design my night.
Best 10 nights clubs in the uk - The Guardian 2015

01. Nov 17

Pixx live at Soup Kitchen

DHP present

PIXX
+ guests

ON SALE NOW

A playful, performative record, The Age Of Anxiety borrows its title from a phrase found in a notebook given to Pixx (the moniker of 21 year-old musician Hannah Rodgers) by her brother, Luke. It is the title of W.H. Auden’s final long poem, charting one man’s...

02. Nov 17

Blind Pilot live at Soup Kitchen

DHP present

BLIND PILOT
+ guests

On sale now
- http://www.alttickets.com/blind-pilot-soup-kitchen-2017-11-02-19-00

Blind Pilot’s ‘And Then Like Lions’ on ATO Records is the third LP from the Portland, Oregon-based sextet consisting of frontman Israel Nebeker, fellow founding member Ryan...

02. Nov 17

Pala Sounds w/ Ron Obvious & Rikki Humphrey

Tickets: £4/£5/£6

DICE: dice.fm/event/pala-sounds-ron-obvious-rikki-humphrey-2nd-nov-soup-kitchen-manchester-tickets

Music from 10 til late

Next up we head over to one of our favourite basements in Manchester, the one and only Soup Kitchen.

Our last party with you guys over at Versions couldn't...

02. Nov 17

Pala Sounds w/ Ron Obvious & Rikki Humphrey

Next up we head over to one of our favourite basements in Manchester, the one and only Soup Kitchen.

Our last party with you guys over at Versions couldn't have excited us much more and so we've decided to pair up a couple of deejays who are indiviudally creating some serious steam between them, alebeit...

03. Nov 17

Sold Out Japanese Breakfast + Night Flowers Live at Soup Kitchen

Now Wave PRESENTS:

Japanese Breakfast
+ Night Flowers

FRIDAY 3rd NOVEMBER
SOUP KITCHEN

THIS SHOW IS NOW SOLD OUT.

03. Nov 17

Hotflush on the road - 2017. Manchester. Zutekh: Scuba & Or:la

Hotflush on the road 2017 sees label head Scuba play with Hotflush labelmates in around the UK.

Friday 3rd November. Zutekh presents:

Scuba
Or:la

11pm-4am
Soup Kitchen

Tickets:

DICE
https://dice.fm/tour/hotflush-scuba

03. Nov 17

Hotflush on the road - 2017. Manchester. Zutekh: Scuba & Or:la

Hotflush on the road 2017 sees label head Scuba play with Hotflush labelmates in around the UK.

Friday 3rd November. Zutekh presents:

Scuba
Or:la

11pm-4am
Soup Kitchen

Tickets:

DICE
https://dice.fm/tour/hotflush-scuba

SKIDDLE
http://bit.ly/HotflushxZutekh

RA
https://www.residentadvisor.net/events/1005648

04. Nov 17

Embers live at Soup Kitchen, 4th November

Manchester, we're playing our first headline show in what feels like forever.
Manchester, 4th November - Soup Kitchen.
Tickets -

DICE: https://dice.fm/…/embers-4th-nov-soup-kitchen-manchester-ti…

Skiddle: https://www.skiddle.com/…/Embers--guests---Soup-K…/13048912/

See you there. It'll be glorious and noisy.
Embers x

04. Nov 17

Kiss Me Again #15 w/ Chekov

Massive thank you to everyone who made our last party so special, especially to Annabel Fraser who was incredible! You're all beautiful people.

CHEKOV [Peach Discs]
https://soundcloud.com/chekovbeats

We've a real treat lined up for you all this time round. Our special guest in November is the supremely...

05. Nov 17

The Winter Passing live at Soup Kitchen

SJM present

THE WINTER PASSING
+ guests

On sale now:
- https://goo.gl/64y1Mb

The Winter Passing have always fearlessly followed their own path, an approach fueled by their distinctly collaborative nature. Every member brings a unique set of skills, influences, and perspectives that coalesce into a...

05. Nov 17

The Winter Passing - Live in Manchester

We'll be performing live at Manchester Soup Kitchen with our good friends Weatherstate and itoldyouiwouldeatyou

07. Nov 17

Torres live at Soup Kitchen

DHP present

TORRES
+ guests THE DOVE AND THE WOLF

On sale now
- http://www.alttickets.com/

TORRES knows the darkness. The Brooklyn-based singer-songwriter otherwise known as Mackenzie Scott waits until anything—an idea, an emotion, a memory—gnaws at her, tearing at her fingers and throat until...

08. Nov 17

Matt Maltese + Alan Power live at Soup Kitchen

DHP presents

MATT MALTESE
+ guests ALAN POWER

On sale now
https://dice.fm/event/matt-maltese-8th-nov-soup-kitchen-manchester-tickets

Musically, Matt Maltese takes cues from a range of influences from Leonard Cohen, Jarvis Cocker, to Father John Misty and Angel Olsen. While lyrically the topics are...

09. Nov 17

DJ Boring B2B Harrison BDP (All Night Long)

DJ Boring B2B Harrison BDP (All Night Long)
Venue: Soup Kitchen

Tickets
Dice: http://bit.ly/TF-DJBORING-DICE

09. Nov 17

DJ Boring B2B Harrison BDP (All Night Long)

DJ Boring B2B Harrison BDP (All Night Long)
Venue: Soup Kitchen

Tickets
Skiddle: skiddle.com/e/13056170
RA: https://www.residentadvisor.net/events/1015348
Dice: http://bit.ly/TF-DJBORING-DICE

10. Nov 17

Off The Record 2017

Following its debut sold out year in 2016, Manchester’s multi-venue live music event and conference, Off The Record, returns 10th November 2017 in Manchester’s Northern Quarter.

Off The Record, launched by three of the UK’s premiere independent music festivals, Kendal Calling, Liverpool Sound...

10. Nov 17

Global Roots with Thris Tian (Worldwide FM/Boiler Room) & Cervo

It's a been a bit of time, but Thris Tian & Cervo return for an all-night session at Soup Kitchen.

Friday 10th November
11pm-4am
£3/5/7 adv, £10 OTD
Tickets via RA: https://www.residentadvisor.net/events/1027459

Expect sounds old & new from around the world; flamboyant afrobeat from Accra, life-affirming...

11. Nov 17

Kagoule plus Catholic Action + Sheafs live at Soup Kitchen

DHP present

KAGOULE
+ guests CATHOLIC ACTION + SHEAFS

On sale now
- http://www.alttickets.com/kagoule-soup-kitchen-2017-11-11-19-00

These three friends since childhood are currently crafting some of the most dynamic guitar music out there. Theirs is an output that exists in the type of self-created...

12. Nov 17

Andrew Hung (F Buttons) + Eyedress live at Soup Kitchen

Soup Kitchen presents

ANDREW HUNG
+ guests EYEDRESS

On sale now from DICE
https://dice.fm/event/andrew-hung-12th-nov-soup-kitchen-manchester-tickets

We're delighted to be presenting the Manchester date of F Buttons' Andrew Hung's tour in support of his debut solo LP!

Andrew Hung releases his debut...

13. Nov 17

Mahalia live at Soup Kitchen

SJM present

MAHALIA
+ guests

On sale Fri 9am.

A storyteller at heart, Mahalia’s unassuming songwriting manages to express an instinctively innocent gift for melody with a mature complexity in composition and a natural affinity for imaginative narratives. This is subtle and delicate music emboldened...

13. Nov 17

Mahalia live at Soup Kitchen

SJM present

MAHALIA
+ guests

On sale Fri 9am.

A storyteller at heart, Mahalia’s unassuming songwriting manages to express an instinctively innocent gift for melody with a mature complexity in composition and a natural affinity for imaginative narratives. This is subtle and delicate music emboldened...

14. Nov 17

John Joseph Brill with Cavalry + Danxia live at Soup Kitchen

DHP present

JOHN JOSEPH BRILL
+ guests CAVALRY + DANXIA

On sale now
http://www.alttickets.com/john-joseph-brill-soup-kitchen-2017-11-14-19-00

Having spent his early 20’s fronting London based heavy rock outfit Burning Beard, John Joseph Brill established himself as a mainstay of the West London...

16. Nov 17

Teebs - Live at Soup Kitchen

Now Wave & SUPER Friendz are proud to present:

Teebs (BRAINFEEDER) - Live
Thursday 16 November
Soup Kitchen
£12 tickets on sale now.

https://link.dice.fm/teebs-soup-kitchen

17. Nov 17

Stu Larsen live at Soup Kitchen

DHP present

STU LARSEN
+ guests TBA

On sale Friday 9am
- http://www.alttickets.com/stu-larsen-tickets

These days, Stu Larsen lives out of a suitcase. You might find the nomadic musician somewhere between his native Australia, Spain or Japan, before he picks up and sets off for the next destination....

18. Nov 17

Polar States / The Covasettes / The Empire Police

Scruff of the Neck presents

POLAR STATES
"Gaining support and fans at the rate of knots and it’s no surprise once you hear the records. Melodies and riffs that could captivate an arena" - Gigslutz

FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/polarstates
LISTEN: http://www.soundcloud.com/polarstates
TWEET: @polarstates
__________

The...

19. Nov 17

Rhys Lewis live at Soup Kitchen

SJM present

RHYS LEWIS
+ guests

On sale now

Newly signed to Decca Records, Rhys Lewis comes to Soup Kitchen.

21. Nov 17

Lost Horizons + Dog In The Snow

Price: £12.50 adv
Tickets: https://link.dice.fm/lost-horizons-soup-kitchen

Currently celebrating 20 years piloting the revered record label Bella Union, Simon Raymonde has scaled another personal peak, a new collaboration with drummer Richie Thomas. They’re called Lost Horizons, and though neither...

21. Nov 17

Lost Horizons + Dog In The Snow

Currently celebrating 20 years piloting the revered record label Bella Union, Simon Raymonde has scaled another personal peak, a new collaboration with drummer Richie Thomas. They’re called Lost Horizons, and though neither of them have strictly been lost, their stunning debut album, Ojalá, is a rare...

22. Nov 17

Algiers live at Soup Kitchen

Now Wave PRESENTS:
Algiers
+ SPECIAL GUESTS
22nd NOVEMBER.
SOUP KITCHEN
£9

TICKETS ON SALE NOW:
https://link.dice.fm/algiers-soup-kitchen

22. Nov 17

Algiers Live At Soup Kitchen

Now Wave PRESENTS:
Algiers
+ SPECIAL GUESTS
22nd NOVEMBER.
SOUP KITCHEN
£9

TICKETS ON SALE NOW:
http://www.seetickets.com/event/algiers/soup-kitchen/1127286

23. Nov 17

Model Aeroplanes live at Soup Kitchen

SJM present

MODEL AEROPLANES
+ guests

On sale now
- http://www.seetickets.com/event/model-aeroplanes/soup-kitchen-manchester/1138353

Following on from their successful debut EP Something Like Heaven released on Island Records, 4-piece Model Aeroplanes make a welcome return into the spotlight.

Friends...

23. Nov 17

B L O O M Presents: Mor Elian (Fever AM, Delft)

After a SOLD OUT debut show, B.L.O.O.M. is back with a vengeance! This time our guest of honour is none other than Israeli-born DJ/producer, the mighty Mor Elian!

We’re buzzing with excitement for Mor to fill the Soup Kitchen basement with pounding techno permeated by bubbling electro baselines,...

24. Nov 17

Rhythm Theory: Francois X

A key protagonist within Paris’ underground scene for nearly a decade, Francois X has firmly cemented himself as one of France’s finest exports within the realms of House and Techno. Since making his production debut in 2009, the Parisian has gone on to establish his inimitable blend of genre bridging...

25. Nov 17

Kllo + Bleached Bones Live at Soup Kitchen

Now Wave Presents:

Kllo
+
Bleached Bones

Live at Soup Kitchen
Saturday 25th November

Tickets on sale now here:
https://link.dice.fm/kllo-soup-kitchen

25. Nov 17

Kllo + Bleached Bones Live at Soup Kitchen

Now Wave Presents:

Kllo
+
Bleached Bones

Live at Soup Kitchen
Saturday 25th November

Tickets on sale now here:
https://www.seetickets.com/event/kllo/soup-kitchen/1127231

27. Nov 17

SOLD OUT We Were Promised Jetpacks live at Soup Kitchen

By arrangement with ATC

We Were Promised Jetpacks
+ guests

**SOLD OUT**

In 2008 Adam Thompson (vocals / guitar), Darren Lackie (drums), Sean Smith (bass) and Michael Palmer (Guitar) were friends and University students by day and one of Glasgow's most talked about live bands by night. They signed...

28. Nov 17

City Calm Down live at Soup Kitchen

SJM present

CITY CALM DOWN
+ guests

Tickets on sale now
- https://dice.fm/event/city-calm-down-28th-nov-soup-kitchen-manchester-tickets

SJM present the fast rising Australian four piece as they come to Manchester for one of just three UK dates.

28. Nov 17

City Calm Down at Soup Kitchen, Manchester

Hello Manchester

We'll be playing new and old music at Soup Kitchen on 28 November 2017. It's our first time in Manchester, so please make us feel welcome.

In the meantime, you can watch the video for our new track "Blame": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2rmIoD9Phc4

Tickets: https://www.gigsandtours.com/event/city-calm-down/soup-kitchen-manchester/1135660

See...

29. Nov 17

Alfa Mist / Kaya Thomas-Dyke / DJ Giles B at Soup Kitchen, Mcr

TICKETS ON SALE NOW --> https://link.dice.fm/alfa-mist-soup-kitchen

Growing up in Newham, East London, Alfa Mist began his musical journey as a grime and hip-hop producer. The self-taught pianist and occasional rapper soon found himself drawn to the jazz, world music and film soundtracks he discovered...

29. Nov 17

Alfa Mist / Kaya Thomas-Dyke / DJ Giles B at Soup Kitchen, Mcr

TICKETS ON SALE NOW --> https://botw.ticketline.co.uk/order/gateway/13328192

Growing up in Newham, East London, Alfa Mist began his musical journey as a grime and hip-hop producer. The self-taught pianist and occasional rapper soon found himself drawn to the jazz, world music and film soundtracks he...

30. Nov 17

Charles Howl + Hater

Price: £6 adv
Info/tickets: https://link.dice.fm/charles-howl-soup-kitchen

English musician Charles Howl returns with his second album My Idol Family, which follows on from his 2015 debut Sir Vices. Enthralled by soundtracks and pop music in all its forms, Howl updates classic motifs to create a signature...

30. Nov 17

Charles Howl + Hater

English musician Charles Howl returns with his second album My Idol Family, which follows on from his 2015 debut Sir Vices. Enthralled by soundtracks and pop music in all its forms, Howl updates classic motifs to create a signature aesthetic. Introducing strings and lush orchestration to dazzling effect,...