Ian Brown, Leftfield, headliner of FAC51’s homecoming present Haçienda Manchester

FAC51 L’Haçienda have introduced an enormous comeback present in Manchester, which is about to happen later this 12 months.

An all-day membership occasion, this 12 months’s version would be the fourth to be held on the metropolis’s Depot Mayfield web site and can happen throughout 5 venues.

Going down on Saturday December 2, headliners for the 2023 version of the reunion embrace Stone Roses frontman Ian Brown and techno heavyweights Leftfield, who lately turned heads with their place at this 12 months’s Glastonbury.

Different artists performing on the occasion embrace dance numbers Interior Metropolis and Soul II Soul, in addition to A Sure Ratio, which is having fun with a current resurgence.

A slew of returning DJs from The Hacienda can even seem on the occasion, with David Morales, Roger Sanchez, Dimitri From Paris, Todd Terry and Kevin Saunderson. Moreover, in what the promoters describe as a “very uncommon look collectively,” Mike Pickering and Graeme Park will be part of forces for a particular back-to-back set.

FAC51 The Hacienda. CREDIT: Dominic Simpson

Different returning artists embrace Greg Wilson, DJ Paulette, Peter Hook, 808 State, Okay Klass, Justin Robertson, Jon Dasilva, Hewan Clarke, Tom Wainwright and Kath McDermott. Tickets go on sale this Friday (July 28) at 10 a.m. and can be accessible right here. Discover extra info and particulars on extra acts taking place on the occasion right here.

“After an exquisite event final 12 months and on our earlier visits, we’re delighted to reaffirm that the lifelong legacy of the Hacienda continues to be alive and kicking, particularly after our current success dancing within the rain on the Castlefield Bowl,” mentioned Peter Hook, discussing his return to Depot Mayfield in December.

In the meantime, Graeme Park added: “I am already greater than delighted with The Haçienda’s return to Depot Mayfield in December. Final 12 months’s occasion was completely epic and the lineup this time guarantees to make it one other huge occasion. I am additionally wanting ahead to mixing with Mike Pickering for the primary time since April 2022. So go Manchester! You’ll not be upset.”

As for headliner Ian Brown, earlier this 12 months the singer shared a brand new horn monitor, “Guidelines” — his second track to be launched independently since his 2019 album “Ripples.”

The monitor follows the singer’s controversial 2020 anti-lockdown protest single “Little Seed Massive Tree”. It was rapidly faraway from all streaming platforms, with Brown blaming censorship as the rationale.

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