The long-running Utopia ventured back to the Acer Arena for the first time since 04 for a special Homegrown edition. The buildup to the event was second to none, with message boards across all dance websites filled with punters counting down the days
This party got the tick from me, 99 per cent thanks to The Prophet and Headhunterz delivering exactly what I'd hoped from them. Sure, there are always gripes, but if the music is hitting the spot, then one generally goes home aurally satisfied.
Welcome to Manic, the newest brand of parties from Powerhouse Production - nothing extraordinary, nothing spectacular. Lucky the night still managed to be memorable with its excellent lineup of international hardcore talent.