Manchester DJ Dave Booth Has Died

He was a key figure in Manchester club culture...

Pivotal Manchester DJ Dave Booth has died.

Part of a key generation of DJs in the city, Dave Booth helped push the envelope with sets at clubs such as Pips and the Hacienda.

Becoming a popular figure on the Ibiza calendar, he also DJ'd before important sets by The Stone Roses.

Much loved across a host of different genres, Dave Booth seemingly passed away over the weekend.

The news was confirmed by Dave Haslam, who wrote:

Dave Booth's passing quickly sparked a number of tributes:

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