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Posted on October 7, 2015

Friday 9th October: Rad Festa

It’s gonna be a rad fiesta at Rad Festa! Totes RAAAAD, d’ya know what we mean? For ladies, gentlemen and those clever enough to transcend gender. So buckle. Your. Fucking. Seatbelts. It’s hitting VFD this weekend. They’ve got looks. They’ve got sex. They’ve got scandal. They’ve probably got crabs. Rad Festa is the slithering brainchild of tanned tiger Alexandra Simoes, unstoppable porcelain beauty Nicola Roberts. No, not Nicola Roberts. Afonso Peixoto, that’s the one. And yellow-haired drama queen Kevin Joseph Bailor. Get. Stuck. In. It’s about the LOOK. It’s about the way you CARRY YOURSELF. And it’s the way. You. Walk. Yes.

VFD, 66 Stoke Newington Road, N16 7XB. 10pm – 3am. £5 entry.


Friday 9th October: Castro boy

Castro Street in San Francisco is sort of like America’s answer to Old Compton Street, or Canal Street. But it’s all very AMERICAN and very GAY. Tight Levis. Red neckerchiefs. Funnel cake. Starbucks. Biceps. People called Trent. Anyway Castro Boy at Dalston Superstore is THAT aesthetic, but at an anarchic queer venue in East London. We think. We hope. There’s a rick rollin’ lineup of DJ’s; you’ve got Babybear! You’ve got Richard Kahwagi from Beirut! And you’ve got Sina Sparrow! What a name! What a night! 

Dalston Superstore, 117 Kingsland High Street, E2 2PB. 9pm – 3am. Free before 11pm, £5 after. 


Friday 9th October: A:M

Berliners Per QX and Marro go back to back for the first time ever at A:M afterhours this Friday night slash Saturday morning, bringing their unique take on house and techno to the Turbocharged room. Their sets are highly revered in Berlin, where they huge following, so A:M will be their natural home in London! Joining them for the night is A:M resident Gonzalo. The house room is controlled by Terry Bryan and Miswhite.

 Protocol, 6 South Lambeth Place, SW8 1SP. 11pm – 11am. £4 before 1am concessions/flyer/guestlist, £8 after until 6am. 


Saturday 10th October: Hoxton Whores @ XXL

Those sexy Hoxton Whores are back at XXL! XXL is massive, they’ve got loads of strobe lights and more smoke machines than you can shake a glow stick at. They’ve also got mirrors. It’s all smoke and mirrors! Two things that gay men love. Anyway, yes, Hoxton Whores at XXL. They’re well-respected DJ’s dontchaknow. They’ve even been interviewed in QX. We wish QX would interview US. Lucky things.

Pulse Nightclub, 1 Invicta Plaza, SE1 9UF. 10pm – 7am. £15, £8 for members.


Saturday 10th October: Debbie: Acid Queen

Uh-oh, Debbie’s back! It’s edgy! It’s faggy! Dancing is compulsory! And it’s ALL-FEMAILE VOCALS! From PJ Harvey from Patti Smith. From Tori Amos to Tina Turner! It’s all very ALTERNATIVE *sips drinks, pushes fringe back*. We feel like lots of jewellery is in order, in terms of what you should wear for the night. Yes, lots of jewellery. Skull rings and things. And BIG BOOTS. Doc Martens. Things like that. You know. 80’s Madonna-esque. Or mad old Viv Westwood. That sort of vibe. 

Resistance Gallery, 265 Poyser Street, Bethnal Green, E2 9RF. 9:30pm – 2am. £3 before 11pm, £5 after.


Saturday 10th October: BRÜT #11 

The big boys are back at the Steel Yard! They’ve got Ross Jones, they’ve got Ben Jamin, they’ve got Tom Stephan and Louis Lennon, they’ve got the Hot Fuzz lot. But more importantly they’ve got throngs of big, burly, brutish BLOKES. Bring a towel, you’ll be drying yourself off all night. P.S. It’s men-only so leave Gemma at home in front of Take Me Out, okay? This one’s gonna be naughty.

Steel Yard, Unit 13 Allhallows Lane, EC4R 3UL. 10pm – 6am. Advance tickets £15/£8 members, MOTD.


Sunday 11th October: Beyond

Now open even earlier for more quality partying! Nik Denton returns to London in his monthly residency alongside Beyond main man Gonzalo and Chris Brogan as they take over The Box. 103 sees Borja Pena and Jamie Head take over, as the unique room rules ‘till the very end. Bear brand Tonker is back as they take over the Baby Box, while D’johnny plays in the Loft. The fabulous Johanna Londinium hosts alongside JJ Clark.

Ministry Of Sound,103 Gaunt Street, SE1 6DP, 5am-1pm. £11 advance, £3 off b4 8am with concession guestlist/NUS card/flyer/QX advert


Friday 16th October: Men Inc. Presents This Is Eagle ‘90

Break out your Dr Martens and flannel shirts, because Men Inc is going back to the 90s!  They tell us there are EXTRA SPECIAL SURPRISES IN STORE FOR ALL. They also have Eagle London’s infamous Buffet, this time it’s a 90s style feast, yummy! Plus music from Jim Stanton, Readers Wifes and Dan Murphy. Swoooooop!

Eagle London, 349 Kennington Lane SE11 5QY, 9pm – 3am. Free before 10pm – £5 after. Free for Eagle London members before midnight. 


Sunday 18th October: Horse Meat Disco 12th Birthday

Mr Mark Moore (S’EXPRESS) with be helping the HMD boys in celebrating their 12th Birthday, with all four residents, Jim Stanton, James Hillard, Luke Howard and Severino Expect a magical night of music and an eclectic mix of beautiful people. Experience the unbridled joy that emerges every Sunday in this corner of Vauxhall.

Eagle London, 349 Kennington Lane, SE11 5QY. 8pm – 3am. £6.


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