GIDEON COE GUEST DJS ON FRI 7TH OCT

We’re back on Friday 7th October at The Shacklewell Arms in Dalston!

You can click going on the Facebook event before doors open to get on our £4 cheaplist.

Our guest DJ is BBC Radio 6 Music’s Gideon Coe! Gideon has DJed for us on six previous occasions turning in fantastic sets each time. A Sony award winner, he lists Sandinista! by The Clash and Power, Corruption & Lies from New Order as two of his records he couldn’t live without.

You can check out one of his past playlists at the club on our Spotify page. One of our favourite DJs to have at the club, his sets are not to be missed! He’ll be DJing from 11:30pm.

We’ll be playing our mix of indiepop, post-punk, new wave and sixties music.

Allo Darlin’ . Alvvays . The Beach Boys . The Beatles . Belle and Sebastian . Best Coast . Blondie . David Bowie . Camera Obscura . The Clash . The Cure . Depeche Mode . Dexys Midnight Runners . The Fall . Gang of Four . Hefner . The Jam . The Jesus and Mary Chain . Joy Division . The Kinks . Cate Le Bon . Jens Lekman . The Magnetic Fields . Manic Street Preachers . McCarthy . Neutral Milk Hotel . New Order . Orange Juice . The Pains of Being Pure at Heart . The Pastels . Pixies . Pulp . Ramones . The Shop Assistants . Shrag . Simon & Garfunkel . The Slits . Slow Club . The Smiths . Standard Fare . Sweet Baboo . Talking Heads . Talulah Gosh . Tigercats . The Vaselines . The Velvet Underground . Veronica Falls . The Wave Pictures . Wire . Withered Hand

If you prefer to buy tickets in advance to guarantee getting in and avoiding any queues, you can get them for £6 at WeGotTickets.

SCARED TO DANCE PODCAST #60

Our podcast returns with our pick of the best new alternative music.

Butcher Boy are back with the hymnal “November 1951, Bad Things Happen When It’s Quiet” as are The Hidden Cameras with “The Day I Left Home” which is taken from their forthcoming LP Home On Native Land.

Patience put out their new 7″ single “The Pressure” on Night School Records and The Radio Dept. return with “Swedish Guns”.

Ice Choir release “Unprepared” from their album Designs In Rhythm, Hatcham Social are calling it a day and leave us with “A New World Calling” and the brilliant Goon Sax hit us with “Sweaty Hands”.

LUST continue to their prolific run with the unreleased “Colour Wave” plus new tracks from Slumberland Records’ Real Numbers and The Lovely Eggs.

Also on the podcast there’s Honeyblood, The Wolfhounds, Fear of Men, Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, Milk Skin, Pete Astor, Robert Rotifer, Billy Bragg & Joe Henry, Tony Molina and Freschard.

You can subscribe to our Mixcloud page for all of our monthly podcasts.

JOY DIVISION & NEW ORDER SPECIAL ON FRI 16TH SEPT

We’re back at The Victoria on Friday 16th September and it’s our annual Joy Division & New Order Special!

You can click going on the Facebook event before doors open to get on our £4 cheaplist.

Our guests DJ is Bob Brown from Shrag. He has DJed for us on many occasions and he’s a huge fan of both bands. He’ll be DJing between 11pm and 12:30am so except the best from Unknown Pleasures, Closer, Power, Corruption & Lies, Low-Life, Technique and more. If you have any song requests you can post them on the event wall!

We’ll be playing Joy Division & New Order alongside our usual mix of indiepop, post-punk, new wave and sixties music.

Age of Consent . Atmosphere . Atrocity Exhibition . Bizarre Love Triangle . Blue Monday . Broken Promise . Ceremony . Chosen Time . Colony . Confusion . Crystal . Dead Souls . Digital . Disorder . Ecstasy . Everything’s Gone Green . Fine Time . Heart and Soul . Incubation . Insight . Interzone . Isolation . Krafty . Love Vigilantes . Love Will Tear Us Apart . Novelty . People on the High Line . The Perfect Kiss . Procession . Regret . Restless . Round & Round . Shadowplay . She’s Lost Control . Shellshock . Singularity . 60 Miles an Hour . Spooky . State of the Nation . Sub-culture . Temptation . These Days . Touched By the Hand of God . Transmission . True Faith . Tutti Frutti . Warsaw . Way of Life . World (The Price of Love) . Your Silent Face

You can either join the event to get in on our £4 cheaplist or you can buy tickets in advance for £6 to guarantee getting in from WeGotTickets.

STUART MURDOCH FILM NIGHT ON SAT 10TH SEPT

We’re thrilled to announce the third Scared To Dance film night on Saturday 10th September at Genesis Cinema!

You can join Facebook event for further details.

Our guest is Belle and Sebastian frontman Stuart Murdoch who we’re delighted to welcome for this double feature. There will be a Q&A with Stuart after the films where the audience is invited to ask questions about the films and also about Stuart’s career.

Ladies and Gentlemen… Mr. Leonard Cohen is a 1965 documentary about Leonard Cohen. It follows the Canadian songwriter around for several days, interviewing him on his poetry and budding musical career. 

Stuart will also be showing a homemade 25 minute compilation of some of his favourite clips featuring music and images that were influential to him and his group Belle and Sebastian.

This is in Screen 4 at the cinema and tickets are £9.50 in advance from the Genesis Cinema website.