DRY Live

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DRY Live is a live music venue beneath the famous DRY Bar on Oldham Street in the heart of the Northern Quarter. In one of the trendiest areas of the city, expect a cool crowd. With such variety of live music, from Rock & Indie Bands to DJs playing Dub and Grime plus local and student bands, there's a varied atmosphere. Most nights struggle for elbow room, so booking tickets is recommended for most of the bigger and better events. 

Opening hours are dependant on events but this bar is licenced till 4am on Friday and Saturday nights.


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Northern Quarter


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DRY Live
28-30 Oldham Street, Manchester, M1 1JN

Central Manchester

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Drink Prices Price
Pint of Lager £3.60
Pint of Real Ale £3.40
Cocktail £6.00
Glass of Wine (175ml measure Large ) £3.00
Bottle of House Wine £9.50

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Hello, My name is Chris Hawks and I am a singer/songwriter based in London. I found your email address online and I am looking for the oportunity to come and play live in your venue. After having a successful year performing in London and a few smaller towns just outside London (such as: Proud camden, WMJazz at the O2, Westfield Shopping Centre, Aspers casino and Lock 17 Camden) I am looking to expand my music and experience performing all over the UK to expand my music. My set is up to 3 hours, mixed up with original and cover songs (such as Ed Sheeran, Bruno Mars, Mr Probz or even a few classic tunes from the past) performed in a unique way using a guitar, a loop pedal and vocals, recorded live on stage, layered one after the other creating a one man band which never fails to impress the crowd. Myself and my opening act Jake Hassell provide our own equipment (mixer/amp, monitor speakers and subs) and we would love to come and play in your venue. Jake Hassell is also an acoustic musician with a wide veriaty of covers who is looking to gain more gigs in the UK after playing for the past 12 months overseas in tourist destinations. We can adjust our sets according to your venue from slow love balads to a full party with the latest chart and rock tunes using the loop pedal to create a beat and a party atmosphere. If you are interested in booking us we can discus costs, but we are open to any offers as we are planning a UK tour so any offer may be considered and suitable to both parties! You can check my music on the links below and if you find the offer interesting, it would be our pleasure to come and perform in your venue. I am looking forward to your reply. Kind regards, Chris Hawks Jake Hassell
17 Nov 2014 by Jake

My ears are still ringing from this place. Powerful sound system belting out a range of genres from some great DJs and bands. Worth a visit.
09 May 2013 by JSmith

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