Concerts in Manchester

Concerts in Manchester

 Manchester is a famously musical city which has been at the forefront of pop tastes throughout the second half of the twentieth century. From big acts like the Hollies in the 60s to Oasis and Take That, the city has made a rich and diverse contribution to the music of Britain and beyond.

 Today the music scene remains strong and concerts take place in packed venues across Manchester. Guests staying at Thistle Manchester City Centre hotel, The Portland will find our stylish hotel puts you right in the heart of this vibrant music scene. It is the perfect place to stay while enjoying a concert in the city.

 

Exceptional music for all tastes 

Manchester has long been a place of endless musical creativity – a fact that can be seen in the range of acts that have come out of the northern city. The music scene in this vibrant city has played a key role in the development of many cultural movements and gigs in Manchester are still the place to hear cutting edge bands.

 Venues like the O2 Apollo put on concerts to enthusiastic crowds and on any given night you will find great local bands and top touring acts. For huge acts, the Manchester Arena is the biggest venue of its type in Europe and plays host to some of the world's biggest names, while Manchester Central also boasts some great gigs. 

 

Classical sounds 

Fans of classical music will also be spoilt for choice in Manchester as the city has a number of excellent venues, including Bridgewater Hall. This venue has three resident orchestras and puts on regular classical concerts, catering to tastes of the most culturally discerning music-lover. 

Great music and great venues ensure that Manchester is a premier destination for music-loving tourists. Exceptional service and comfortable rooms ensure that Thistle Inn is a premier choice of accommodation for tourists visiting this melodic city.

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