“One of the most successful independent British MCs of his time.” – Noisey

“The Mancunian challenges ideas of what it is to be a grime MC.” – i-D

“One of grime’s superior narrators.” – Link-Up TV

Manchester’s very own Grime King of the North Bugzy Malone, is one of the artists responsible for giving Manchester a voice in an otherwise London dominated scene. Fresh from announcing the biggest grime tour of all-time and with his impressive debut album B. Inspired out now, Bugzy brings Manchester a double hit of his trademark, heavyweight sound for the ultimate homecoming, playing two nights in Manchester’s immense and atmospheric Mayfield.

His beats are packed with earnest and hard-hitting lyricism, ranging from a trip-hop beat to hard-hitting grime, B. Inspired finds Bugzy stripping back his outer bravado to reveal the man behind the surface. Don’t miss him this November.

Tickets for his shows on Thur 8 and Fri 9 November are on sale now.

£10 tickets are available for Greater Manchester on a lower income. Find out about these tickets here.

A collaboration between MIF and WHP, curated with BBC Radio 6 Music’s Mary Anne HobbsSpecial Edition is a series of unique nights in Manchester’s immense and atmospheric Mayfield, a former railway station in Manchester, with lighting designer Stuart Bailes.

Special Edition is part of a series of pre-Factory events, paving the way for the opening of The Factory, a new major arts space being developed in the heart of the city that will be operated by MIF.

 

 

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