Manchester Academy (Academy 2)

Manchester University Students Union, Oxford Rd, Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom

Manchester Academy (Academy 2) is a live music and event venue located within Manchester University Students Union, on Oxford Road. It has a 1,400 capacity and is known for its wide range of events, from indie bands, to comedy, cabaret, theatre and club nights. It is one of the largest venues in Manchester and offers an intimate atmosphere for live music. The building has been part of the university since 1929 and is Grade II listed. The venue features a full production, with professional sound and lighting equipment, as well as a variety of VIP areas. It also has its own bar, and a large selection of food that can be enjoyed before or during a show.


Upcoming parties at Manchester Academy (Academy 2)

28 August: Angie McMahon feat Angie McMahon

9 September: The Plot In You feat The Plot in You, Invent Animate

12 September: The Lemon Twigs feat The Lemon Twigs

20 September: Tyketto & Little Caesar feat Tyketto, Little Caesar

22 September: Terrorvision feat Terrorvision

26 September: GOOD KID feat Good Kid

27 September: IAMDDB: Love Is War World Tour - Manchester feat IAMDDB

28 September: Pop Will Eat Itself feat Pop Will Eat Itself

1 October: Battle Beast feat Battle Beast

2 October: $NOT feat $NOT, Cochise

Past parties at Manchester Academy (Academy 2)

14 July: Frank Turner & the Sleeping Souls feat Frank Turner

10 July: d4vd - My House Is Not A Home Tour feat D4VD

22 June: NSG feat NSG

19 June: GIRLI feat GIRLI

2 June: Shellac feat Shellac

27 May: Duster feat Duster

26 May: The Staves feat The Staves

25 May: Blancmange - the Best of Blancmange 2024 feat Chad Daniels

24 May: The Wedding Present feat The Wedding Present