It feels positively refreshing to report on so many events every week across the UK. Let’s be honest; the last year or two has been utter sh*te for anyone interested in nightlife or club culture.
That being said, it is with great joy that we can bring you a selection of our top party picks for the south, east and west of the United Kingdom over the next few weeks.
No messing around; we’re sure you’re all eager to start selecting motives, so let’s get straight into it!
Friday 1st October
Beat Factory presents James Zabiela at The Factory, Worthing
Lineup: James Zabiela | Blah Blah Blah DJs
You can be forgiven for not having Worthing at the top of your list when it comes to party hotspots; during the nineties, it was rife with club promotions & world-class DJ performances at Sterns, Mansion House or Sitting Pretty. Things are about to get interesting, though, as Worthing looks to be making somewhat of a resurgence – via some impressive events at The Factory. The first of which sees technical wizard and all-around nice guy James Zabiela come to town!
MIXOLOGY presents Alisha – Maur – C.O.Z – ADR at Red Room, Peterborough
Lineup: Alisha | Maur | C.O.Z | ADR | James Chan | Tom Skinner
Mixology dedicates its entire lineup on the next event to celebrating the producers & DJs at the forefront of the UK electronic music scene. This time, the event has a positive twist – all of the acts are from PETERBOROUGH! Expect a pleasantly enjoyable flurry of house and tech from some of the country’s stellar acts and Mixology residents.
Joy Orbison at Move, Exeter
Lineup: Joy Orbison (all night)
If you live in Exeter, you’re in for a treat. Electronic sensation, Joy Orbison, plays an extended set in the hallowed underground space that is Move, showcasing his melting pot of genres that take in Garage, House, Techno, Dubstep and Jungle, all in his inimitable style.
Saturday 2nd October
All Night Chaos at Lakota & Coroners Court, Bristol
Lineup: Chaos In The CBD | Burno | Emmy
New Zealand duo Chaos In The CBD return for another all-night session at Lakota’s Coroners Court, bringing their unique blend of jazz-infused house and techno productions to Bristol’s doorstep as part of their nationwide tour.
Take End of Summer Party with Richy Ahmed at The Arch, Brighton
Lineup: Richy Ahmed | Paul S | Stefan Lane | Heptone | + Support
Perhaps one of the biggest promoters in the south of the UK, TAKE has a reputation for bringing solid lineups and filling clubs with ease – as a result. Their end of summer party will undoubtedly be no exception to that fact as they bring in FourThirtyTwo frontman Richy Ahmed to Brighton’s renowned The Arch venue.
Thursday 7th October
Origins: Avalon Emerson at Komedia, Bath
Lineup: Avalon Emerson (all night)
Origins is quickly becoming one of the country’s leading eclectic electronic events promotions. October sees the return of Avalon Emerson to Bath, a must-see on all lineups with sets winding from the depths of breaks to the finest 4/4 techno.
Friday 8th October
Collisions 001: Craig Richards, Dave Harvey, Ellie Stokes & Chez De Milo at The Trinity Centre, Bristol
Lineup: Craig Richards | Dave Harvey | Ellie Stokes | Chez de Milo
Bristol is undeniably cultured when it comes to electronic music. It has some incredible spaces and is known to attract major lineups frequently. fabriclondon legend Craig Richards brings his Collisions party to Bristol – as the start of a series of irregular parties at the legendary Trinity Centre.The music will be unreal, guaranteed.
Saturday 9th October
Emergency Room with Leon Vynehall, re:ni, Zaltsman at The Trinity Centre, Bristol
Lineup: Leon Vynehall | re:ni | Zaltsman
The artistic curation of Leon Vynehall’s work is truly incredible, and he is one of the best to do it. As suited to home listening as he is a dark club, the Emergency Room team are ecstatic to welcome him to Bristol. Another show with unparalleled sounds being certain.
Saturday 16th October
Good Life with Dan Shake at The Arch, Brighton
Lineup: Dan Shake | Special Guests
As with any Good Life production, expect the unexpected and lose yourself in our most immersive theme yet. With walkabout hotel staff on hand to make sure your experience is as weird and wonderful as possible and some of our craziest stage designs and room themes yet sign up now to reserve yourself a place to stay at the Motel Malice.
Sector 9 presents: Heidi at Dreamland, Margate
Lineup: Heidi | Ramin Rezaie | Will Wiley | Josh Parkinson | Braga Circuit b2b Maribor | Callum Kennedy
HEIDI headlines Sector 9’s highly anticipated Dreamland debut this October! In the past decade Heidi has worked hard to make her mark on the new House and Techno music generation. You only have to listen to her BBC Radio 1 show to experience her passion for music and fiery nature. Margate will be ALIVE for this!