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Friday, February 21 2014

GETME! 7th Birthday @ The Hive Project / Friday 21st February 2014

GETME 7th Birthday at The Hive ProjectTIME AND PLACE:

Doors: 22:00-05:00

@ The Hive Project, Queens Yard, Hackney Wick, London, E9 5EN

Tickets: £5 before midnight £7 after book online


The GETME! crew are throwing a massive birthday party to celebrate a fantastic seven years.

Illum Sphere (Ninja Tune / Young Turks)
Jon K (Hoya Hoya)
Darkstar (Warp)
Pale (GETME!)
Lixo (GETME!)
Jet Letts (GETME!)

Thursday, February 20 2014

Keep The Water Coloured @ Trispace Gallery / Thursday 20th February 2014

Keep The Water Coloured at Trispace GalleryTIME AND PLACE:

Doors: 17:00-23:00

@ Trispace Gallery, 100 Clements Road, London SE16 4DG

Free entry


The Lonely Londoners are holding their first popup exhibition featuring the 2014 class of Artists-In-Residence.

Exhibiting an international collection from five rising visual artists from London, Melbourne, Washington, Bristol and Nottingham.

Short-film screening 19:00
DJs from 22:00

Wednesday, February 19 2014

Vault Lates @ The Vaults, Waterloo / Thursday, Friday and Saturdays during the festival (until 8th March)

Vault Lates at The Vaults, WaterlooTIME AND PLACE:

Doors: 22:30-late

@ The Vaults, Leake Street, Waterloo, SE1 7NN

Tickets: around £10 book online


Throughout the festival, the atmospheric caverns of Vault will become an underground nightclub, featuring one-off parties and extravaganzas.

Events include Ones to Watch this Thursday and The House of Burlesque on Friday which brings glamour to the tunnels with performances by burlesque artistes from around the globe.

Vault Lates at The Vaults

Tuesday, February 18 2014

Run Hackney: Half Marathon @ Hackney / Sunday 22nd June 2014

Run Hackney Half Marathon at HackneyTIME AND PLACE:

Start: 09:00-05:00

@ Hackney Marshes, Homerton Road, London E9 5PF

Tickets: from £37 book online


Get involved in a unique running experience this summer. Be one of the first to take to the streets in a new half marathon.

Run Hackney Half Marathon Map

On 22nd June, Hackney will close its roads to cars and open them to thousands of runners for the first time. Lace up for this flat run through one of the greenest boroughs in London.

Run Hackney Half Marathon

Monday, February 17 2014

Psycle @ Psycle studio / launching Monday 24th February 2014

Psycle studioTIME AND PLACE:

Doors: all day

@ Psycle studio, 76 Mortimer Street, London W1W 7SA


Psycle is a high-intensity, low-impact, head-to-toe body workout on a bike.

Founded by Colin Waggett, former chief executive officer of Fitness First, to provide busy Londoners with the most enjoyable way to improve fitness and stay healthy. Developed by Tim Weeks, former athlete and Olympic Coach.

Launching this month.

Saturday, February 15 2014

IdeasTap Takeover: Love @ Rich Mix / until Sunday 16th February

IdeasTap Takeover - Love at Rich MixTIME AND PLACE:

Doors: various

@ Rich Mix, 35-37 Bethnal Green Road, London E1 6LA

Free for all!


IdeasTap Takeover: Love is a five day multidisciplinary arts festival coinciding with Valentine’s Day week.

The festival offers an alternative to the usual mush with a lineup of original theatre, screening of short films, live performance, scratch events and creative workshops from an impressive selection of new and established artists.

All events are free you just need to sign up for tickets at www.ideastap.com/takeover

Friday, February 14 2014

Work It x Livin’ Proof @ Oval Space / Friday 14th February 2014

Work It x Livin' Proof at Oval SpaceTIME AND PLACE:

Doors: 21:00-04:00

@ Oval Space, 29-32, The Oval, Bethnal Green, London E2 9DT

Tickets: £5 book online


This Valentines’ Day, London’s heavyweights Work It and Livin’ Proof, will be bringing you the ultimate party. A night as smooth as silk for all the true players and playettes, featuring all their finest DJs and special guests. So pucker up and be prepared for some serious winding and grinding.

Maxwell Jaye
Work It Girls
Truce Susan
And more

Valentine’s Day Massacre @ under the railway arches / Friday 14th February 2014

Valentine's Day Massacre at under the railway archesTIME AND PLACE:

Doors: 19:30-01:00

@ 289 railway arches, Cambridge Heath Road, London E2 9HA

Special discount tickets: £15 book now


Under the railway arches of Cambridge Heath Road you’ll be greeted by Monty’s hosts with a free drink. Expect a night of deviant fun, laughter, a mass of entertainment and a heap of London’s singles. Gather your friends, dress dangerous, dress sexy and get that wild look in your eye.

Thursday, February 13 2014

Faded: Pre Valentine’s Party @ Dukes / Thursday 13th February 2014

Faded - Pre Valentine's Party at DukesTIME AND PLACE:

Doors: 22:00-03:00

@ Dukes, 18-20 Houndsditch, Aldgate, London EC31 7DB

Tickets: from £8 book online

Whether you’re coming with the other half or to try and find one, Faded will be pumping the best tunes. Music selection to include everything from heavy Hip Hop to Slow Jams.

CJ Beatz
Shorty Bless

Wednesday, February 12 2014

Acoustic evenings @ National Theatre’s riverfront bookshop / Thursdays in February

Acoustic evenings at National Theatre riverfront bookshopTIME AND PLACE:

Event: 17:00-20:00

Normally open:
Mon-Sat 11:00-20:00
Sun 12:00-18:00

@ National Theatre, South Bank, London SE1 9PX

Free entry


This February, the National Theatre is presenting a limited season of free acoustic events in its pop up bookshop bar on London’s South Bank. Thursday evenings will see the venue transformed into an alternative mid-week destination with acoustic performances perfect for a post-work drink with live music and riverside views.

The evenings will showcase a selection of solo and ensemble acoustic sets by resident National Theatre artists Lucy Elizabeth, Andrew Page and Django Untuned. The venue is decked out with comfortable sofas and a bar menu offering hot and cold drinks including a selection of wines and Meantime London Lagers.

Thur 13th
Lucy Elizabeth
A contemporary performance covering acoustic, folk, rock and pop with covers including ‘She Will Be Loved’ and ‘The A Team’.

Thur 20th
Andrew Page
A gifted guitarist and singer, Andrew has a large repertoire ranging from old school classics to more contemporary numbers.

Thur 27th
Django Untuned
Four piece jazz and blues band fronted by jazz vocalist Katherine-Ellen Kotz. Backed by guitar, trumpet and a range of percussion including spoons and a washboard, they bring a fresh approach to covers including ‘Ain’t No Sunshine’ and ‘Hit the Road Jack’.