This weekends roundup of evening delights in the capital, including the launch of my own club night on Friday…
Thursday 14 June
DRUM MACHINE PARTY, The Lion and Lamb (Shoreditch)
Play on drum machines, synths and more with like-minded people over drinks.
OPEN STUDIOS, Netil House (London Fields)
Meet all the makers, mingle in the courtyard and dance the evening with DJs.
HAPPY ENDINGS, Dalston Superstore (Dalston)
Popular monthly night makes a return to the superstore. All things fun and feelgood.
POP PARTY, CATCH, (Shoreditch)
I’ll be DJing at Catch Thursday and Sunday, pop bangers leaning on the hiphop/rnb end.
Friday 15 June
TROPIX: AFROBEATS X REGGAETON, Northern Soul (Archway)
The launch of my own club night in a new basement venue where we will be spinning afrobeats and reggaeton. Expect everything from dancehall, bashment and afro swing to baile funk, moombahton and latin pop.
CODED, The Nest (Dalston)
KRAAK & SMAACK SOUNDSYSTEM, Archspace (Haggerston)
Illustrious duo performing globally as DJs and producers, sometimes with live band. Light disco beats.
ANTIUNIVERSITY FESTIVAL FINAL NIGHT PARTY, New River Studios (Mansion House)
The final night of the final festival from Anti-University. Chat to organisers over underground beats.
Saturday 16 June
199 Takeover, Ransom Note Records (Forest Gate)
All-dayer at Ransom Note Records with underground radio 199 taking over the decks.
Independent Label Market, Berwick Street (Soho)
Get to know indies large and small at this mixer.
SISU, Birthdays (Dalston)
Techno takeover from all-female collective, SISU.
POP PARTY, Hoxton 7, (Shoreditch)
I’ll be DJing at Hoxton 7 basement, pop bangers only.
THE SUNDAY AFTERS, Open Air Courtyard (Charing Cross)
Afterparty starting at 5am for Subconscious. Underground House.
Sunday 17 June
MINIMAL FORCE, Old Truman Brewery (Shoreditch)
Fundraiser for Save the Children with back to back underground techno DJs across the venue.
M – FEST, Maddox Club (Mayfair)
Venture West for “festival vibes without the mud” and even live saxophonists.
FUNKY BRUNCH, Lotus Bar (Clapham)
Caribbean brunch menu over funky house for an all-day party.