Hold It Down.. with 303 & Surgeon

303 have been making waves in Liverpool for a few years now, harnessing a wealth of dancefloor experience and and an older crowd full of knowledgable heads to pack out venues like Williamson Tunnels, Camp & Furnace and our own second home Constellations with legendary techno names like Slam, Justin Robertson, DJ Hell and Hardfloor… read more →

Hold It Down.. In The Middle Of Nowhere

So here it is, four years ago we started Hold It Down specifically with the idea of doing an away day or weekend, a party out in the sticks in an abandoned shooting lodge, a remote barn or a dilapidated chapel. Somewhere along the line we started getting asked to play the likes of Sankeys and.. read more →

Hold It Down.. at Constellations

The first appearance of many in a Liverpudlian wide open space under the sun, moon and stars, starting with the laidback relaxed stuff in the afternoon and whipping up a maelstrom of disco, house and techno as night falls.. read more →

Hold It Down.. at The Deaf Institute

Deep in the bowels of one of Manchester’s most iconic modern music venues, a room perfect for Hold It Down is hidden from the hustle and bustle of the madding indie and rock crowds partying in the conventional rooms above. Powered by an oversized sound system and a impressively stocked liquor bar, in April this.. read more →

Hold It Down v Sauce

It was back in January 2010 when we first visited Kraak Gallery, a back street Northern Quarter art space that metamorphoses into a clandestine den of iniquity after dark. Powered by some of Manchester’s more imaginative underground DJs and promoters, it was an otherworldly riotous experience which prompted the earnest discussions that lead to the.. read more →

Hold It Down.. On Stranger Tides

Cast your minds back.. way back.. well maybe not that far actually, just to Spring 2011 when a still fairly fledgling Hold It Down crew commandeered a Mancunian barge, rigged up a set of decks and proceeded to treat the canals of Lancashire and 60 scurvy shipmates to some of the finest house and techno.. read more →

Hold It Down.. At Back To Basics

Our Room 2 adventures take us to one of the pinnacles of house music in the UK, the venerable Back To Basics in Leeds! One of the true bastions of acid house in the UK, Dave Beer and his Basics crew have been putting on parties for 21 years! This one is not to be.. read more →

Hold It Down.. with Luke Solomon and Chris Duckenfield

Hold It Down presents: Luke Solomon and Chris Duckenfield Friday 5th April 2013 @The Roadhouse After inviting Nottingham house legends The Inland Knights to our previous city centre foray, it was always going to be a difficult job to program another Roadhouse party, but we think we’ve done a decent job here with not one,.. read more →

Hold It Down.. with Sugarhill Disco & Collect!

Mercifully our second month of sofa sessions at Liverpool’s Camp & Furnace was considerably less icy and frozen than January and our residents whipped up a great vibe elegantly weaving broken beats with downtempo oddities and lush deep house in front of the roaring fire. We’re back down on Greenland Street in March and this.. read more →

Hold It Down.. with Sir Vinyl Instinct

So we battled bitter winds and stormy snows but we well and truly kick started 2013 with two terrific nights in two different cities on our January ditch-the-detox weekend. Looking ahead we will be continuing our Red Rum adventures in March when we welcome the boss of a boundary pushing label currently making waves across.. read more →