A new book by designer Ben Kelly will look at the pre-history, lifespan and visual legacy of Manchester's iconic Haçienda club, which closed its doors back in 1997.
Kelly was the club's interior designer and has worked with photographer Eugene Schlumberger to create 'Haçienda Landscapes', which is billed as "part photobook, part visual history".
Hacienda Classical has announced a run of shows taking place later this year.
The live event, a concert which sees orchestral renditions of much loved classic club records from The Hacienda’s heritage performed on stage, will make four additional stops in the UK this summer and beyond - with the sold-out, rescheduled Manchester performance featuring as part of the mini tour.
The Hacienda has announced a 24-hour New Years Eve livestream party.
Following the launch of the virtual Hacienda club, the legendary Manchester institution has announced a mega marathon to celebrate the end of 2020. Opening in 1982, the infamous Manchester nightclub is considered by many as playing a crucial part in the rise of acid house before shutting down in the '90s.
Noel Gallagher has spoken about the impact of growing up in Manchester, and the impact of acid house and the Haçienda on his life.
Online retailers Dorothy have listed a poster which maps out the history of rave music and culture on the circuit board of a 303 bass synthesizer.
Priced at £35, the new print celebrates over 900 DJs, clubs, musicians, free parties, sound systems, record labels, radio stations and fanzines that it considers pivotal to the movement.
Photographer Peter Walsh has released amazing photos from the bygone era of The Haçienda to celebrate a recent talk at The Subculture Archive on Carnaby Street last week (20th July).
The infamous Manchester nightclub is considered by many as the birthplace of acid house, and Walsh captured the club at the peak of its popularity, before the police cracked down on the venue.
Looking to drop a few quid on some new records? Well look no further, as legendary radio broadcaster, author and Haçienda mainstay Dave Haslam has just announced that he’s putting his entire vinyl collection up for sale.
Former resident DJs Graeme Park and Mike Pickering, who shaped the Haçienda sound, are set to play a non-stop set of 20 tracks with local orchestra Manchester Camerata.
Taking place on Friday, 5th February at the Bridgewater Hall, this one-off event will take a choice selection of well-loved dance cuts to mind-blowing new heights.
A stunning Grade II listed Wesleyan chapel hidden in Manchester’s city centre — and steeped in history — is the perfect venue for tonight’s equally legendary Haçienda club night hosted by FAC 51.