New four-storey music venue to open in Manchester

New four-storey music venue to open in Manchester

A new four-storey venue called YES will open in Manchester in late September. The new Charles Street hub will now feature a basement cub, live Pink Room, beer hall bar and rooftop terrace that features a NASA-approved sound system. Entry to both the ground floor bar and the roof terrace will be free to all visitors and wheelchair accessible. YES is also promising pints from £2.95. The venue will be run by Manchester promoters Now…

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Popular gig venue The Swan in Ipswich closes

Popular gig venue The Swan in Ipswich closes

The popular music club The Swan, in Ipswich, closed on Tuesday, 28th August. It has hosted acts including Ed Sheeran, Mumford & Sons, Slaves and Lonely The Brave and over time it built up a reputation for being one of the main venues for live music in the town. The Swan was built in 1689 and stands on Kings Street. Major changes were made to the establishment in 1707, with its name becoming “The White…

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