funkademia - hip shakin' funk, eclectic disco and sweet soul music...

Funkademia takes place every Saturday to a consistently full house, feeding a friendly crowd with a diet of pure unadulterated soul-funk. We bill our night as a 'chronological history of soul' with our dj collective taking you on a journey through four decades of the very best soul, funk, disco and hip-hop with a touch of smooth r and b and some big house classics. Funkademia does sell out most weeks so you are advised to either arrive early or purchase advance tickets, this way you can avoid the queues or even the sold out sign.

19 years under a groove
19 years under a groove

This weekend we celebrate our 19th Birthday at Mint Lounge, deep in the heart of Manchester’s Northern Quarter. It was 19 years ago that our little soul-function began life on a rainy Sunday night at the legendary Manchester Boardwalk nightclub which was situated close to the Castlefield area of town. Our journey to become Manchester […]

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funkademia photos – 01.11.14
funkademia photos – 01.11.14

Photos from Funkademia on 01.11.14 at Mint Lounge with David Dunne

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david dunne – funkademia classics mix
david dunne – funkademia classics mix

The backbone of our resident DJ crew has mixed up some Funkademia classics for us. Turn it up loud and enjoy this from David Dunne!

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funkademia new resident DJ – Josimar
funkademia new resident DJ – Josimar

This weekend (25th Oct) we welcome our brand new resident DJ to the decks. Josimar is part of the all club conquering Lovedose crew and has been playing to crowds for over 15 years, he also produces under the MOTIF moniker and his first release is out now on Lovedose record label. He’s been coming […]

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funkademia photos – 11.10.14
funkademia photos – 11.10.14

Photos from Funkademia on 11.10.14 at Mint Lounge with Les Croasdaile

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