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. Apr 17

Nathan Fake (Live) at Soup Kitchen

Now Wave Presents:

Nathan Fake (live)
Soup Kitchen
Saturday 1st April
£10

THIS SHOW IS NOW SOLD OUT.

Available from all outlets including DICE - Just For You

01. Apr 17

Kiss Me Again X Love Muscle

First of all, we wanted to extend a massive THANK YOU to Henrietta and Jackie/Claptrap for playing our last party and making it genuinely unforgettable. The energy from everyone was boundless.

In what will be our 9th party, we've got some very special guests from across the Pennines to get you moving....

03. Apr 17

Earthlings? + Sky Valley Mistress live at Soup Kitchen

SJM presents

EARTHLINGS?
+ guests TBA

On sale now!
http://bit.ly/2kwjqz1

Fast forward from 1992 to 2009 you will find David Catching and Pete Stahl still dusting the stars that light up the sky over the studio home of earthlings? -Rancho De La Luna in Joshua Tree, California. This space is an incubator...

06. Apr 17

Alternate Cuts - Derrick May (Influences Set)

Derrick May (Influences Set)
_meandyou. Residents

We’re teaming up with Absolut and four of the UK’s most forward-thinking promoters to bring you a new perspective on some of nightlife's most distinctive names.

Alternate Cuts is a unique events series celebrating the multiple facets of nightlife....

07. Apr 17

Barberos, Stupid Cosmonaut + Schoolhouse: Free at Soup Kitchen

Soup Kitchen presents a FREE ENTRY show for one of Liverpool's most underrated bands!

BARBEROS
+ guests STUPID COSMONAUT + SCHOOLHOUSE

FREE ENTRY - Reserve tickets via Skiddle*
http://skiddle.com/e/12939111

*Ticket guarantees entry until 8:30pm

https://barberos.bandcamp.com/
https://stupidcosmonaut.bandcamp.com/

BARBEROS...

08. Apr 17

Prowles "High Breed" Video Launch Night & Support

PROWLES are hosting a launch night party at SOUP KITCHEN, MANCHESTER on the 8th OF APRIL 2017 for the release of their new music video to accompany their debut single "Highbreed".

Friends and strangers, soon to be friends, get yourselves down!

‘Probably going to be the best night in 2017’ – Frank...

08. Apr 17

WAX: Funk Disco Boogie Soul - Live Sax Session

April WAX see's us being joined by guest Dj Jon Halasz & Jack Fearne (From The Plimp Souls). Jack will be stiring up a storm with some live sax action. With Jon's fine Funk & Soul selections and Jacks horny horns this next party is looking to go offffffff!. We highly recommend buying a ticket to avoid...

13. Apr 17

Sham Bodie 36: Bank Holiday Special

Oh hi guys! We're back, and it's the day before that Bank Holiday Friday everyone forgets about! So come down and have the time of your life with absolutely no consequences. We promise*.

So who's on then? It's only bloody these guys...

GEIN'S FAMILY GIFTSHOP
Manchester's best sketch group and probs...

13. Apr 17

8 Years Of Eglo Records

Steve Spacek / K15 / Alexander Nut

Eglo Records return to the Soup Kitchen to once again light up the dance with our Manchester fam! We'll be bringing in Steve Spacek for his only Manchester date of 2017 as well as K15 and label boss Alexander Nut.

14. Apr 17

Weyes Blood + Drugdealer Live at Soup Kitchen

NOW WAVE AND Hey! Manchester PRESENT:
Weyes Blood
+ SPECIAL GUESTS
Soup Kitchen
FRIDAY 14th APRIL.
TICKETS ON SALE NOW:
http://www.seetickets.com/event/weyes-blood/soup-kitchen/1060497

WE'RE DELIGHTED TO WELCOME BACK TO MANCHESTER THE ENIGMATIC AND ENCHANTING WEYES BLOOD.

SUPPORT COMES FROM Drugdealer

14. Apr 17

Rhythm Theory: Adriana Lopez

We welcome the first lady of Spanish techno.

Bogota Born, Barcelona based Adriana Lopez is considered to be one of techno’s most prominent female artists and a true pioneer of Colombia's electronic music scene. She launched her Grey Report label in 2013 and has also released music on respected imprints,...

16. Apr 17

Jamie Isaac Live at Soup Kitchen

Jamie Isaac IS COMING TO SOUP KITCHEN FOR HIS FIRST MANCHESTER HEADLINE SHOW.

THE CLASSICALLY YTRAINED PIANIST AND VOCALIST INHABITS THE HAZY NO-MANS LAND BETWEEN JAZZ, R&B, SOUL HIP HOP AND ELECTRONICA, AND NOW HE'S BRINGING THAT SOUND TO THE LIVE ARENA.

TICKETS PRICED £8 AVAILABLE NOW.
http://www.seetickets.com/event/jamie-isaac/soup-kitchen/1072653

16. Apr 17

Oasy 1st Birthday ~ DJ Boring + KGW (Shall Not Fade)

16th April we bring the Heat.

Due to our 1st Bday coming up we decided to go all out + host one of our favourite spots in Mcr ~ Soup Kitchen for an Easter Sunday special.

Joining us & headlining the night will be DJ BORING ~ a Lo-Fi House producer based in London. Having racked up a million hits on...

18. Apr 17

Laetitia Sadier Source Ensemble + Batsch

Another New Year, and new shapes are forming – if only we are fortunate enough to notice them! As we spin through this world, we are witness to all manner of combinations unfolding before us – familiar arcs and breaking waves alike, upon all of which it is our choice, our chance and our challenge,...

19. Apr 17

Pumarosa Live at Soup Kitchen

Pumarosa WILL PLAY THEIR FIRST HEADLINE SHOW IN MANCHESTER AT Soup Kitchen.
KNOWN TO MANY AS ONE OF THE MOST EXCITING UK LIVE BANDS OUT THERE AT THE MOMENT, THEY HEADLINED OUR STAGE AT SOUNDS FROM THE OTHER CITY LAST YEAR AND ALSO PLAYED BLUEDOT FESTIVAL CAPTIVATED MANY ALONG THE WAY.

TICKETS PRICED £7 GO ON SALE ON FRIDAY AT 10am.
http://www.seetickets.com/event/pumarosa/soup-kitchen/1063625

20. Apr 17

Tonight Brotherhood! Manchester

The french label BROTHERHOOD presents:
► easy kill (Doom Pop - Manchester)
"No Sorrow" track: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HAKbGux7gio
► Fruit Bomb (Dad Rock - Manchester)
"Happy" clip: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cmIdIV_FKOc
► Lafayette Regency (Rock'n Roll Accident - Clermont-Ferrand)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qeT51sbwUjI

Please...

20. Apr 17

Bade presents: Pangaea [Hessle Audio]

For our Manchester debut we’re bringing down Hessle Audio co-founder Pangaea to headline the famous Soup Kitchen basement.

This year marks the 10-year anniversary of the massively influential Hessle Audio, the home of co-founder Pangaea’s astounding debut album ‘Drum Play’ which was released...

21. Apr 17

The Shimmer Band live at Soup Kitchen

SJM presents

THE SHIMMER BAND
+ guests TBA

On sale now
http://bit.ly/2kwgCle

Hotly tipped Bristol newcomers The Shimmer Band came flying out of the traps into 2017 with their unequivocally potent new single ‘JACKNIFE AND THE DEATH CALL’, out now on Komplex Recordings.

Debuted on 6Music, the...

22. Apr 17

Record Store Day LIVE 2017

THE ORIGINAL MANCHESTER RECORD STORE DAY ALL-DAYER RETURNS!

ILL
- https://weareill.bandcamp.com/
GREAT YTENE
- https://greatytene.bandcamp.com/album/locus
PEANESS
- https://peanessband.bandcamp.com/
THE SHOWERS
- https://soundcloud.com/the-showers-1/sets/boogie-time
KYOTOYA
- http://kyotoya.bandcamp.com/
AABERG
-...

22. Apr 17

XDB // Annabel Fraser

Soup Kitchen Presents...
XDB
Annabel Fraser

11pm - 4am
22 April 2017
£3 / £5 from Skiddle & Resident Advisor
31-33 Spear Street, Manchester M1 1DF
http://www.soup-kitchen.co.uk // @SoupKitchen_Mcr

23. Apr 17

Soup Kitchen // Sam Craighan // Charlotte Cannon + Support

Following his last sold out Manchester date, Sam Craighan will be headlining the Soup Kitchen. Expect strange noises, inflatables and goodie bags. He will be performing alongside;

Charlotte Cannon
"Currently recording her debut EP, Charlotte Cannon has released a handful of tracks on Soundcloud which...

25. Apr 17

Johnny Lloyd live at Soup Kitchen

DHP present

JOHNNY LLOYD
+ guests TBC

ON SALE NOW
- http://bit.ly/2ldUfiD

Johnny Lloyd has come a long way before arriving here. Form Operhouse to highly-acclaimed indie band Tribes, who split up late 2013, he's had time for new music to gestate. Working with Jamie T and Hugo White (from The Maccabees),...

28. Apr 17

Pharmakon at Soup Kitchen Friday 28th April

The Beauty Witch presents

Pharmakon
Schoolhouse
Uvb-76

PHARMAKON - CONTACT
The release date of Contact marks the ten-year anniversary of Margaret Chardiet’s project, Pharmakon. While working on her newest release, she began to evaluate the project as a whole. Though the content of each record has...