Taste The Diff’rence

Taste The Diff’rence is Manchester’s longest running hip hop night and is renowned for putting on of the country’s biggest and best hip hop events. We have been promoting gigs successfully for over 6 years in Manchester, selling out venues such as The Mint Lounge, Gorilla, Soup Kitchen, Sound Control and The Roadhouse (R.I.P.)


Collectively we have performed alongside

Big Daddy Kane, DJ Premier, Jeru the Damaja, DJ Format, Homeboy Sandman, Sugarhill Gang, Gza, Raekown, Ugly
Duckling, 50 Cent, DJ Vadim, The Jungle Brothers, De La Soul, Akil (Jurassic 5), Chali 2na (Jurassic 5), Louis Logic, RA The Ruggedman, Del The Funky Homosapien, Blackalicious, Jehst, The Mouse Outfit, The Four Owls, Jam Baxter, Dirty Dike DJ Qbert & Souls Of Mischief to name a few!

We have toured nationally and internationally and played at festivals such as Parklife, Kendal Calling, Wakestock, Hip Hop Kemp (Czech Republic) and Soundwave Festival (Croatia) where we hold a residency and an annual boat party alongside fellow Mancunion music maestros Riot Jazz.

Resident DJ El Statiko recently took first place in the technical category at the UK IDA DJ Championships and went on to place second in the World IDA DJ Championships.