New festival commemorating 90s and 00s dance music is coming to Manchester – News

A new outdoor music festival celebrating and honoring 90s and 00s dance music will kick off in Manchester this summer.

The Flashback Festival will be held in a secret location downtown – and will celebrate “old school anthems”.

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The festival will take place over a single day on Saturday, May 21, 2022.

On Instagram, the upcoming festival wrote: “Get ready for Manchester’s ONLY outdoor festival celebrating the best music from this iconic era.

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“Flashback Festival brings timeless tunes and fresh vibes to a secret downtown location.

“From Euphoric Trance to Clubland Classics, Retro House to Groovin’ Garage and everything in between, join us as we take over Manchester in May!”

As reported by Le Manc, there will be more than 60 artists presented on five stages.

The festival’s “Main Stage” will be a huge open-air outdoor stage with SFX, laser and pyrotechnic shows – and there will also be a large arena with a well-known international brand.

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Organizers say revelers can expect retro trance house to garage and everything in between with a “lineup of headliners and trailblazers who will present a full spectrum of dance music from the past 30 years”.

Le Manc said to expect “dance music royalty” at the event.

They reassured people that there would be a “breathtaking” line-up of headliners.

There will also be a VIP bar, fairground rides and an after-party.

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For more ticket information, check out Flashback’s Instagram here.

Aneesa Ahmed is Mixmag’s digital intern, follow her on Twitter

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