It’s our 100th club night and we’ll be playing John Peel favourites
We’ve got 20 new tracks for your listening pleasure in our October podcast
We’ll be projecting the feature film Frank at the club night
London’s finest comedian returns to guest DJ at the club for the fourth time
We will be playing the Manic Street Preachers masterpiece in full
We return to the Moustache Bar in Hackney on Saturday 25th October. It’s our 100th club night so come out to dance and help us celebrate!
Our guest DJs are Roxanne Clifford and Patrick Doyle from the band Veronica Falls. They’ve DJed for us on three occasions and they’ve always played fantastic sets that have got the dancefloor bouncing! Song requests are welcome so send them in.
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We’ve got 20 new tracks for your listening pleasure in our October podcast.
Kicking off is “Easy Money” taken from Johnny Marr’s second solo album which is out today.
One of our favourite releases of the year has been by Alvvays and “Next of Kin” is the latest single lifted from that LP. There’s also the return of The Vaselines with the brilliant “High Tide Low Tide”.
September Girls blast us with “Veener” and there’s exclusive songs from Boxed In and The Radio Dept. We have an excellent b-side from The Pains of Being Pure at Heart’s deluxe version of Days of Abandon and The June Brides are back with a new single.
Also on the podcast you’ll find new material from Ballboy, Darren Hayman, The Chemistry Experiment, Jenny Toomey, Alex Highton, Belle Ghoul, Tyrannosaurus Dead, Oceans, Eternal Death, The Mantles, Marine Life and Kid Gloves.
We are thrilled to welcome documentary filmmaker, journalist and author Jon Ronson as our guest DJ for the first time on Saturday 8th November!
Jon will be flying in from New York to spin records. Expect the likes of The Velvet Underground, X-Ray Spex, The Slits, The Fall, Belle and Sebastian, Roxy Music, Talking Heads, The Specials, David Bowie and Brian Eno. You can listen to Jon’s teaser setlist on Spotify.
We’ll be projecting one of the best films released this year – Frank which was co-written by Jon Ronson. Jon was a member of Frank Sidebottom’s Oh Blimey Big Band and has also released a memoir on the subject.
London’s finest comedian Josie Long returns to guest DJ at the club on Saturday 29th November! It’s always a joy to welcome back Josie so make sure you don’t miss this one.
Josie has DJed for us on three occasions before including in February of this year on International Women’s Day. To avoid the queues you can buy tickets in advance.
Her past guest sets have included the likes of Belle and Sebastian, Paul Simon, Slow Club, Billy Bragg, The Smiths, Pulp, Beirut, The Cure, X-Ray Spex, Summer Camp, Neutral Milk Hotel, Standard Fare, Blondie and Le Tigre.
On Saturday 13th December we will be playing the Manic Street Preachers masterpiece The Holy Bible in full across the course of the night!
We’ll be playing our usual eclectic mix of music alongside bands that influenced the album. The Holy Bible 10th Anniversary DVD will also be projected throughout the evening.
Scared To Dance wouldn’t have existed without this classic LP so come down and dance to the likes of “Faster”, “Yes”, “Revol”, “Of Walking Abortion”, “Mausoleum”, “Archives of Pain” and “P.C.P.”.
DIY magazine have interviewed us for their piece on club nights. It features contributions from clubs in Glasgow, Sheffield, Manchester and Leeds as well as one of our regular guest DJs Pat Nevin.
Join Our Club looks at how economic and new technological factors effect how club nights are run and it’s effect on local music scenes.
A Club and Beyond investigates the current state of the indie club night and it’s relationship with live music.
Finally, Taking Back the Floor focuses on what ideas club nights are exploring to keep themselves different and interesting.