- On December 21, 2017
Manchester is a vibrant city full of life, love and inspiration. It’s no wonder that so many musicians are captivated by Manchester and find themselves moving to the city. For centuries artists of all vocations have flocked here, so why exactly is Manchester such a perfect hub for musicians?
1. Venue variety
Manchester is home to music venues of all shapes and sizes. From stadiums and arenas to coffee shops and clubs and everything in between. There are classy venues, underground venues and opportunities to perform throughout the streets, giving this city a music culture like no other. Over the summer you’ll find festivals that fill the parks and line the streets ensuring music is in the air all summer long.
2. Home of the greats
The Smiths, Joy Division, Stone Roses, Oasis, Take That…these are just a small selection of the incredible musicians that Manchester has produced over the years. The city is proud to have been home to so many successful and inspirational artists and that pride helps to keep the music industry alive in Manchester.
3. A place to learn
The University of Manchester is ranked as one of the top universities to study music in the country. So for those looking to learn more about music and the industry, there’s no better place to be than in Manchester. When you consider the university standard alongside the rest of Manchester’s musical offerings, it really is the ideal location for budding musicians to work towards their dreams.
4. A shopper’s paradise
A city of musicians requires a city of music shops, and Manchester is happy to provide. From large stores to quirky little shops you’ll find plenty of places to purchase instruments and accessories. Full of friendly faces with common interests you’ll meet fascinating people with unique insights. There are also independent record stores for music lovers to find their favourites and continue to support the industry that makes Manchester so special.
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