The several months of January finally end this weekend, and February is blasting in with a tonne of huge events. The clubs are firing on all cyclinders with stacked line ups every weekend. We've gathered some of the best parties in London this month all in one place so you don't have to. See you on the dancefloor...
The legendary Virus Recordings dive right into February with another one of their formidable line ups including Kemal’s first London show in 15 years, Cause4Concern, a special unannounced guest - and of course the mighty Ed Rush & Optical.
Line up: Ed Rush & Optical, Kemal (first London show in 15 years), Gridlok, Cause4Concern, BTK, Gydra, Touch
Room 2 Treadkill Records: Prolix b2b Mob Tactics, Malux, Burr Oak, Traced, LX one - Tickets
Keeping their foot on the metal into February, the Superstition crew are back at their usual haunt Village Underground. This time they’ve secured a huge debut appearance from one of France’s finest, I Hate Models. Joining him is another debut set, this time from Oliver Ho’s project, Broken English Club. Tapefeed and IDA finalise another stacked line up.
Line up: I Hate Models, Broken English Club (live), Tapefeed, IDA - Tickets
Neverdogs are launching their label, Bamboleo’s new series of events this month. They kick things off with a huge show at Village Underground featuring themselves alongside a host of other talents. It follows from their huge New Years Day party at London’s Leake Street Tunnel. Underground house vibes expected from start to finish.
Line up: Neverdogs, Secret special guest, Javier Carballo, Mason Collective, Matteo Gatti, Sebastian Ledher - Tickets
Claptone will take his captivating sound to fabric’s main room this February. The renowned Berlin DJ & producer will take control of the iconic venue for a special all night long set. Meanwhile over in room two there’s more house royalty including Waze & Odyssey, Wheats and Lindsey Matthews.
Line up: Claptone (All Night Long)
Room two: Waze & Odyssey, Wheats, Lindsey Matthews - Tickets
One of the hottest labels in drum & bass right now. Founded by Friction as an avenue to release more dancefloor focused beats, the imprint has only grown bigger and better with every new release. They’ll be taking over Village Underground for their biggest show yet. Friction tops the bill with a two hour extended visual set, alongside special guests from the Elevate family.
Line up: Friction (2 hour extended visual show), K Motionz, Ben Snow, Flowidus, Deadline, hosted by: Linguistics & A D - Tickets
Marco Carola’s infamous Music On is celebrating its birthday in style this February. Marco Carola will perform an extended at Greenwich’s Studio 338, in what promises to be a huge celebration of the iconic brand.
Line up: Marco Carola (extended set), Archie Hamilton, Andrew Kay -
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The incredible duo are touching back down in London with a huge live performance. Hailing from Hamburg, the indie electro duo will be celebrating the release of their new album JPEG. They’re a leading talent within their style, blurring the lines between techno, electro and indie with stunning results.
Line up: Digitalism (live), DJs - Tickets
Natural Selection are back with their first party of 2020. Back at their home-base, FOLD they’ve made sure to start off the new decade in the best possible way with a mouth-watering selection of artists including the notorious Dutch techno beast, Speedy J.
Line up: Speedy J, Delta Funktionen, Aeons at Play aka Radial & Operator (live), VC-118A (live), Kodah b2b Annie Hall, Swarmm - Tickets
LWE's latest venture, Sphere series launches on February 15th at their new venue, Magazine in North Greenwich. This new series of parties will look into the realms of house and techno and all things inbetween and have enlisted some of the biggest artists around to explore these musical styles. The Sphere series has so far announced parties until mid March, check out February the listings below.
15th - Hot Since 82, Eats Everything, La Fleur, Effy, very special guest: Maya Jane Coles - Tickets
22nd - Maceo Plex, Marcel Dettmann, Anastasia Kristensen, Matrixxman, Raxon - Tickets
29th - Richie Hawtin, Charlotte de Witte, Anna, Onyvaa - Tickets
The Critical Music crew are back in London with another roadblocker. Following a string of sold out events at Studio 338, they’ll be back in the North Greenwich venue with another stellar line up across both rooms. Loads of the label regulars are on hand, with special guests Dillinja and Annix too who’ll bring only the best in underground futuristic sonics.
Line up: Room 1 - Mefjus, Kasra, Enei, T>I, Particle, Fade Black, Special guest: Dillinja, hosted by: MC GQ, SP:MC, Jakes, Mantmast, Maksim
Room 2 - Circuits, Sam Binga b2b Chimpo (2 hours), Hyroglifics, Mantra, Buunshin, Charli Brix, Special guests: Annix, hosted by: Trigga, Carasel, Charli Biz, MC XL - Tickets
The mighty Playaz camp return to London’s mega club Printworks for another mental day of savage basslines and rowdyness. Bringing with them another atomic line up stuffed full of the Playaz camp and friends, and a healthy dose of bassline too. This one will go off, we’re not sure if Printworks will ever be the same after.
Line up: Hazard, Hype, Problem Central, Watch the Ride, Special guests: Darkzy & Window Kid, Bassboy, Ben Snow b2b AC13, Bou, Born on the Road (Kelvin 373 b2b Selecta J-Man), Dismantle, DJ Die, Flowdan, DJ Hatcha b2b Slimzee (dubstep vs. grime set), IndiKa, Kaz b2b Stompz, Logan D, Majistrate, North Base, Prima, Randall, Royal T b2b Champion, Taxman b2b DJ Limited, Sub Zero b2b Original Sin present G Dub, Visages, hosted by: MC AD, MC Crazy D, Daddy Earl, Eksman, Evil B, IC3, MC Phantom, Sgt Pokes - Tickets
Free From Sleep & Container Records
This one’s for the techno heads! Egg Ldn has secured this massive line up of Berlin and London based talent. Leading the way is Ostgut Ton affiliate and Berghain resident Answer Code Request. He’ll be joined by Involve Records boss Regal and rising techno talent Fadi Mohem in the middle room for an industrial techno sesh.
Line up: Answer Code Request, Regal, Fade Mohem, Kyle E, Niamh, Warlock, Altar, Christo b2b Rory Moronik, Rachael, Kmya - Tickets
The Metalheadz team are heading down to Ministry of Sound for a full throttle label showcase. They’ve made sure to bring a mental lineup that’ll keep the Elephant & Castle club packed out till the very end. The imprint is leading the way right now and with it’s discography packed with so many classics from drum & bass’ leading pioneers there’s really only one way this event will turn out.
@Ministry of Sound
Line up: Goldie, SpectraSoul, Special guest tba, Jubei, John B (History set), Ant TC1, Loxy (Blue Note set), Blocks & Escher, Scar, DJ Lee (Speed Era set), Paradox, Phase, Friske, Diverge, hosted by: MC GQ, MC Lowqui - Tickets
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