WHP21 /// WEEK 2 /// NILE RODGERS & CHIC, REPERCUSSION AND ELECTRIC CHAIR
FRIDAY /// La Discotheque took over Concourse with elaborate decor and a line up including including Joe Motion, Veba, DJ Paulette, Gina Breeze & Norman Jay MBE. while Supernature and House Gospel Choir & Horse Meat Disco set the tone in The Depot for Nile Rodgers & Chic. A very special way to open Depot Mayfield for the 2021 Season.
The busiest The Depot has been in 623 days.
SATURDAY /// Repercussion. This was our first Repercussion event which involved a full Depot Mayfield takeover for an all-day festival with a broad mix of genres being played live from the usual stages. This time also including three new stages added to Depot Mayfield:
- Temperance Street - Our first outdoor stage spanning the North east edge of Depot Mayfield presented by Mr Scruff: Keep it Unreal.
- Escape To Freight Island's Plant Room which showcased Record stalls, food vendors & DJ's from our favourite local record companies.
- The Star & Garter presenting Greg Wilson, Mafalda & Sassy J in the iconic Manchester 200 person capacity venue.
Inside Depot Mayfield we had show-stopping performances from Jayda G, DJ Seinfeld, Virgil Abloh, Laurent Garnier & more. DJ Shadow brought an impressive 360 degree visual set up to The Depot while Soul II Soul's full team of vocalists and musicians filled the Archive stage. Later in the evening Ben UFO & Call Super played an unforgettable back-to-back in Concourse.
SUNDAY /// Manchester's iconic Electric Chair returns after eight years with a special day-long takeover of the Concourse. Electric Chair hero DJ Harvey makes his first Manchester appearance for nearly ten years, alongside Artwork, Lil' minx & the Unabombers.
Following what was without doubt one of the best weekends in The Warehouse Projects 15 year history, we roll into a sold-out second week with more non stop action inside Depot Mayfield.
Check out the full WHP21 Season below, including more brand new shows revealed plus an update on what is already sold out.