FAC 51 The Hacienda sees out 2013 and in 2014 with a trio of events in Manchester, Huddersfield and Scarborough featuring Frankie Knuckles, Todd Terry, CJ Mackintosh, Marshall Jefferson, Graeme Park, Jon Dasilva, Allister Whitehead, 808 State DJs and more.
Manchester, UK (PRWEB UK) 12 December 2013
Over the weeks of Christmas, FAC 51 The Hacienda holds three parties which see a fine array of DJing talent come together for a celebration of the very best dance music for a discerning crowd at great venues. The Hac returns to Huddersfield and Scarborough and holds it first New Year's Eve party in many years in its home town of Manchester.
The Huddersfield event on Sat, 28th Dec at Tokyo mixes some fifteen DJs across Tokyo's five rooms, with legendary DJs from the original FAC 51 joined by newer and local talent spinning the best of house, nu-disco, electro and acid house grooves from today and times gone by, putting much loved and lesser known classics up against the more modern sounds shaping the scene today.
With CJ Mackintosh making a rare appearance to join Graeme Park, Tom Wainwright, Jon Dasilva, K Klass, Elliot Eastwick and DJ ensemble Tricky Disko, who teamed up with FAC51 for this night bring their nu-disco, deep house and old skool styles to the event, a DJ four piece which features James Noon, Scott Whitworth, Challis and Eddie Skratch. The event also features support from DJs Herbie Saccani, Tommy D-Funk, Ben Bottomley, Asa and Imfromull.
Hacienda Xmas Party at Tokyo Huddersfield – Saturday, 28th December
Graeme Park, CJ Mackintosh, Tom Wainwright, Jon Dasilva, K Klass, Elliot Eastwick, Tricky Disko, Herbie Saccani, Tommy D-Funk, Ben Bottomley, Asa, Imforull
The Hacienda hosts its first New Year's Eve event in many years in its Mancunian hometown, seeing out 2013 and seeing in 2014 in the first ever club event at the newly renovated and highly prestigious Albert Hall. A trio of heavyweight US DJ legends, Frankie Knuckles, Todd Terry and Marshall Jefferson fly in especially for the event.
Over two thousand revellers will come together in the stunning surroundings of the Albert Hall for a distinctive New Year celebration of the highest quality with the venue having previously hosted a series of specially curated events as part of the Manchester International Festival, including unique performances from Goldfrapp, Mogwai, but this is the first time the Albert Hall has been used for a dance event.
Hacienda mainstay Graeme Park joins with the American triumvirate with Rowetta performing a live PA, and the city's iconic, one and only Bez is on hand to bring in the New Year in his inimitable fashion. Allister Whitehead, Tom Wainwright, 808 State DJ's and Tricky Disko all take charge of the Hacienda’s second room.
The Hacienda's New Year's Eve parties have become a legendary part of the club's history and with the very best, cutting edge, sound, lighting and design set for of the Albert Hall's grand interior, Hacienda New Year's Eve 2013 seems set to both carry on this tradition while creating one all of its very own.
Hacienda New Year's Eve at The Albert Hall, Manchester
Frankie Knuckles, Todd Terry, Marshall Jefferson, Graeme Park, Herbie Saccani, Rowetta (Live PA) Allister Whitehead, Tom Wainwright, 808 State Djs, Tricky Disko & Chris Crooks on percussion plus Bez as vibe provider to bring in the New Year.
The first event of the Christmas period sees FAC 51 The Hacienda return to Scarborough after hugely successful debut event in June as the aftershow to a Happy Mondays and 808 State gig, widely praised as one of the best club events ever in Scarborough.
The Hacienda is back at the seaside town for a special Christmas event, the final Saturday before the festivities, bringing in Graeme Park, Peter Hook, Allister Whitehead and Leelo as DJ’s with Rowetta performing a live PA.
Once again, The Spa’s Grand Hall will be tuned into a nightclub of epic proportions, bringing with it the best in production and design in the exceptional venue for a club event, which drew much acclaim from locals and visitors alike on The Hacienda’s first party there.
Hacienda at Scarborough Spa Grand Hall - Saturday, 21st December
Graeme Park, Peter Hook, Allister Whitehead, Rowetta (Live PA) and Leelo
For full details of all events, check http://www.fac51thehacienda.com.