Vortex Jazz Club (11 Gillett Square, London) — The Vortex is a volunteer-led, not-for-profit organization, based in the heart of Dalston providing a platform for music outside of the mainstream, including jazz, improvised and experimental music. Now celebrating its 25th birthday, the core of the club’s activity relates to the program of gigs […]
Plan B (418 Brixton Road, Brixton, London) — the 600 capacity Plan B offers a diverse roster of music from dub, reggae, hip-hop and soul, to electronic music genres like house, techno, garage and bass music. The club has a warehouse feel throughout due to its stripped-back decor.
Pacha London (Terminus Place, Victoria, London) – this is the London branch of the famed Ibiza nightspot. Like that club, this Pacha regularly books a solid roster of House and Trance music DJs, such as Cedric Gervais, D Ramirez, Sister Bliss, Dmitri from Paris, Sander Kleinenberg, Nick Warren, Todd Terry; and club acts like Shermanology.
Notting Hill Arts Club (21 Notting Hill Gate, London) – this venue is a specialist in pioneering music and arts. Through conceptualising and cultivating niche, underground and genre defining nights (such as Radio4, Beachclub, Brazilian Love Affair, Lazy Dog, One World Live, Inspiration Information, RoTa, Futuro Flamenco to name but a few), the artsclub has […]
Momo’s (25 Heddon Street, W1B, London) — the basement bar of this chi-chi central London Moroccan restaurant transforms into a party sweatbox for global live shows and DJ sets. Recent packed-out highlights here have included sets from transatlantic Afrobeat diva Wunmi and São Paolo rapper Criolo.
Ministry of Sound (103 Gaunt Street, London) — Since 1991 Ministry of Sound London has been a phenomenon in the dance music scene. Converted from an old bus station in the 90s, the London venue itself now represents one of the few spaces that can offer an innovative event experience with the best sound system […]
Madame Jo Jo’s (8-10 Brewer Street, St. James, London) — Madame Jo Jos is a world-famous nightclub, situated in the heart of Soho. Visit this multi-stage venue, where a variety of events are happening simultaneously, such as burlesque and cabaret shows, top comedy nights, drag acts, music gigs and legendary club nights. Its red plush […]
Guanabara (New London Theatre, Parker Street, Covent Garden/Soho, London) — Rio comes to London via Guanabara, a trendy, festive club and restaurant in which two spacious bars serving tasty fruit mojitos and caipirinhas overlook a dining area that transforms into a packed dance floor once live Brazilian acts and professional dancers take the stage. Though […]
Floridita (100 Wardour Street, London) – along with the noteworthy Cuban-themed restaurant and mojito bar within this site, a number of live Latin musical acts (with some of them being direct from Cuba) are regularly booked here. A great hangout spot for those who want to immerse themselves in a night of Cuban culture.
Fabric (77A Charterhouse Street, Clerkenwell, London) – this is one of London’s premier venues, hosting weekly line-ups of the foremost names in electronic dance music. The club is known for its purpose built, three room layout and world-class sound systems. Fabriclive on Fridays is normally drum & bass, dubstep and hip-hop; Saturdays at fabric feature […]