With 2016 almost upon us, there isn’t much time left to decide where you want to be as we enter the new year. Luckily, Gorilla in Manchester have got you covered. The city centre venue situated a stones throw from Manchester Oxford Rd Station will be the setting for two events this new years which welcome some seriously big names to help celebrate the beginning of 2016.
The first event taking place on New Years Eve will see a legend of soulful house descend on Manchester as New York DJ and producer Dennis Ferrer will be on hand to ensure there is a smooth transition from 2015 to 2016. Also appearing on the night will be one of the stars of the UK house scene in form of Josh Butler who has proved his credentials through the years with notable releases on labels such as MadTech and residencies at Sankeys Ibiza. Further support on the night will be provided by Pirate Copy, Covert, Exploit and Dilla.
Following the New Years Eve celebrations, Gorilla keep the party going well into 2016 with their New Years Day event hosted by Manchester house record label and brand Kaluki. The night will bring one of the most animated and energetic DJs on the circuit in the form of Hot Creations very own Richy Ahmed. The NYD event will also feature returning Kaluki man Pirate Copy, Pete Zorba and Solardo.
Tickets for the New Years Eve and New Years Day events at Gorilla Manchester are now on sale.
Words by Elliot Ryder
Photos courtesy of Richy Ahmed