Tag: Dance Tunnel

Is A Night Mayor Really The Solution To London’s Club Woes?

One of the key talking points from newly-elected London mayor Sadiq Khan’s campaign was his range of proposals regarding London’s night life. London is one of the most culturally in-demand cities in the world; we only need to look at the Resident Advisor listings on the weekend to see that London is heaving with events – Londoners have never had so much choice. Yet it is no secret that London night club/bar owners are facing a constant battle with both residents and the local authorities to keep their venues open. According to City Hall, this past decade in London has ... Read more

London’s Dance Music Community Comes Together To Petition Hackney Council

As you may have heard, yesterday came news of Hackney’s famed Dance Tunnel venue forced t  shut its doors next year due to “licensing regulations”. After a slew of outrage hit the internet, including such prominent dance music names as Four Tet and Skream speaking on behalf of the soon-to-be defunct club, a change.org petition has appeared asking for signatures with the intention of re-reviewing the imposed legislation. In a London environment where the powers that be drive prices up for old and new alike, the once thriving cultural scene has been decimated over the years, forcing venues to close, ... Read more

Party Tips: January 16/17

New year, new parties, new excuses to go out and party the night away! Here we are in 2015 and it’s the second weekend of the year already… this weekend, as with every weekend, there is a lot to get stuck into. We’ve curated a list of some of the better nights and we hope you’ll appreciated our efforts and visit at least one of them. Friday Fever 105 with Jazzie B Soul II Soul pioneer Jazzie B (OBE no less) will be throwing down a three-hour ‘house party’ set at Fever 105 in Peckham this Friday. We don’t need ... Read more