Manchester is legendary for the music artists it has produced. Major alternative bands such as Oasis, The Smiths, Joy Division and Elbow, as well as huge pop-groups including Take That and Simply Red all sprung from Manchester's fertile creative environment. Manchester is just as famous for the gigs that it hosts, with musicians from all around the world ranking it as one of the best cities in the UK to tour.
In 2022, Manchester will uphold its reputation as a vibrant concert hub. The city will host a varied selection of touring artists, tribute acts and classical concerts, giving music fans of all tastes something to look forward to.
The Elvis Tribute Artist World Tour
The greatest Elvis show on Earth. See the world's best Elvis tribute artists bring The King to life in electrifying, authentic fashion.
Christmas with Aled Jones & Russell Watson
The powerhouse classical vocalists reunite for an colossal UK tour. Performing tunes from their new album for an uplifting night of music.
What's Love Got To Do With It? A Tribute To Tina Turner
Experience the power of Tina Turner's greatest hits with the ultimate tribute concert. An extraordinary evening of chart-topping rock.
Fairytale of New York
This heartening mix of the best Christmas songs with sing-a-long Irish classics is the perfect way to warm your soul this festive season.
The Best of John Williams
Featuring iconic scores by the legendary composer, including films like Star Wars, Jurassic Park and Harry Potter to name but a few.