HOMOBLOC returns for 2022 and here's the line-up...

Featuring Róisín Murphy, Honey Dijon, The Blessed Madonna, Self Esteem and more.

By Manchester's Finest | 20 July 2022

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© Photography by Rob Jones (www.instagram.com/hirobjones)

HOMOBLOC will be returning to Depot Mayfield this Autumn on Saturday 5th November for the city’s biggest and most extravagant block parties – bringing together artists and performers to present one of the greatest coalitions of the LGBTQ+ community.

Showcasing next-level production and performances across four stages including Depot, Concourse, Archive, and the legendary pub Star & Garter which will host a special Bollox presents Homosquat takeover – the full line-up is now revealed below.

Homobloc is proud to continue supporting its amazing charity partners and the work that they do to make the world a better place for the community.

  • LGBT Foundation – a national charity delivering advice, support and information services to lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans (LGBT) communities.
  • The Proud Trust – an LGBT+ organisation that supports LGBT+ young people through youth groups, peer support, mentoring programs and the Proud Connections chat service.
  • George House Trust – an organisation inspiring people living with HIV to live healthy, confident lives by providing HIV support, advice and advocacy services.
  • Greater Manchester LGBTQ+ Community Fund – an organisation distributing small grants to LGBTQ+ and HIV grassroots good causes.
© Photography by Rob Jones (www.instagram.com/hirobjones)
(Credit: Rob Jones)

Carl Austin-Behan, former Lord Mayor of Manchester, and LGBTQ+ Advisor to the Mayor of Greater Manchester, Andy Burnham, commented: “Homobloc is such an important date for many people as it brings the community together all under one roof – from dancing and performing, to fundraising. It is amazing to see the team get behind these charity partners and continue to support their vital works for the LGBTQ+ community in Greater Manchester and beyond.”

Rod Connolly from Homobloc, said: “We are excited to announce a powerful Homobloc festival programme that unites the biggest International and homegrown LGBTQ+ artists, with a clear spotlight on the wonderfully diverse nightlife community that Manchester is World famous for. Following a challenging year for LGBTQ+ rights, the time is now for everyone to come together, step into the light and recharge the city’s vibrant queer energy once more.”


Róisín Murphy | Honey Dijon | The Blessed Madonna | Self Esteem

HAAi | Job Jobse | Horse Meat Disco | Saoirse

Jennifer Cardini b2b Krystal Klear | Moxie b2b Shanti Celeste

I.Jordan | Little Gay Brother | Roi Perez | Tama Sumo
Absolute | Lakuti | DJ Holographic | Kiwi | Luke Solomon
Amy Douglas presents Hard Feelings | Hannah Holland
Gina Breeze | Wes Baggaley | Bored Lord | Jaye Ward
Grace Sands | DJ Paulette | Joshua James | Jamie Bull
Mix-Stress | Black Betty | Kim Lana | Guy Williams | Lukas

Bollox presents Homosquat: Queer House Party | Grove
Kath McDermott | Supernature | Club Zindigi
DJ Claud Cunningham (Black Angel) | The Niallist | Queer Latifah

Gut Level | What She Said | Philippa Jarman | Tokky Horror | Fat Camp
Eat Me | Fatty Acid | What Do I Tell My Friends | Limp

Allsorts | Alexa Allana | Anna Phylactic | Ashraf | Banksie | Brandy X Mandella | Cece Sinclair Cheddar Gorgeous | Cleo Panther | Club Clam | Creature’s of Catharsis Archive Takeover

Cute Cartel | Cretina | Danni Spooner | Dak Attack | Dave Tester | Donna The Domme
Finn Love | Fuck Pigs | Ghetto Fabulous ft DJ KL | Hotline | House Of Apex | House of Blaque House of Kendoll | Jordan Roberts | Joshua Hubbard & Friends | Liv Wynter | Lucinda B.Hind

Meme Gold | Miss Chief | Miss Daubs | Mister Molly | Mx Romeo De La Cruz | Nadiva
Natasha Moonshine | Night People | NoirGayze | Prinx Silver | Sinz Dynasty | Soft Yoni
Strutty Bitch | Sue Veneers | Taboo | The Cavalcade | YDSA | Yung Reenie

Plus many more performers & collectives yet to be announced!



Date: Saturday 5th November
Time: 2pm – 4am

Pre-sale will be available on Thursday 21st July from 10AM
General sale will be available on Friday 22nd July from 10AM

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