Discerning scene musings from the princess of East London, letting you know exactly where to head this weekend.
Hi everyone…feeling all romantic? Obviously the only romantic I ever feel is ‘new romantic’ but we start our clubland peruse on Thursday 14th, the actual day of love…
Yes we pop for a rendezvous to Dirty Di’s Tunnel of Love where Fagulous channels Princess Diana or Lady Di for an evening of actual ‘matchmaking madness’ at The Glory on Thursday 14th, 7pm – 11pm.
Then, cast your sights towards The Karaoke Hole where My Trashy Valentine’s hosted by Taylor Trash of Gold Rush (that’s the newest talent contest on the block btw) fame goes full on romance, with themes of heart rending tunage that you can indulge in or sing to. Expect special guests from the actual Gold Rush and expect to get in for free!
At The Apple Tree, 45 Mount Pleasant on Friday 15th an all Asian drag show is about to commence celebrating the year of the Pig. The Bitten Peach! ShayShay, Evelyn Carnate, Lily Snatchdragon, Mahatma Khandi, Cassandra and Velvet Thunder star in this major revue show from 8pm till 11pm.
My kind of night – WIMP who are taking the new romantic route with a BLITZ (magazine and subculture!) themed Friday 15th February at The Bethnal Green Working Men’s Club. I’ll be DJing along with Fancy Shews, Luke Smith and D.O.G. There’ll be performance from Lady Neptune and Ratty Bye Bye. Major host action from Joey Fourr, Emily After, Lexy Ryan Suzuki, Vera Bacteria and Samuel Mosely. 9pm till 2am.
Then the return of Sassitude Vol. XV at Dalston Superstore Friday 15th Feb where they celebrate love, friendship and relationships within the queer based community! DJs Jender Anomie and Jeanie Crystal take over the bar while in the basement Becky Strauch (HTBX) and Moonbow (Siren) play all our faves! Hosted by Jo Alloway and Georgie Bee, 9pm – 3am.
WOW! The Eagle has been going for 15 years!!!!! So on Friday 15th regular night Bender presents 15 Years Of Eagle with Ana Matronic + Hifi Sean. Hosted by Bimini. Celebrate the fab Eagle from 9pm till 4am.
Haha I love this night! Zodiac Hotline are doing a Singles Night at Dalston Superstore on Saturday 16th. DJs Emma Sludge Rudge and Chrissy Ray Murdoch b2b with Bodyqueen Josephs. Basement Josh Cafe and Shay Malt. Plus sexy gogo bar dancers from Soho lol! 9pm till 3am.
Stay up Dalston Superstore on Sunday 16th for ShayShay’s DRAG SALE! Dragging Up with ShayShay from 12 midday till 4pm as ShayShay is having a clear out of their drag wardrobe and donating all proceeds to Stonewall Housing. ShayShay is also accepting drag donations too. stonewallhousing.org
I love doing this night on Sundays at The Glory, Princess Julia LOVES. This week on Sunday 17th drag star Herr joins me for a turn. Actually it’s London Fashion Week this weekend too, so I’ll have lots to love! 7-11pm.
Coming up later this month is David Hoyle’s Camp Laff at the Royal Vauxhall Tavern for a 4 week run. On Thursday 28th February star guest Shon Faye joins David and Ebony Rose Dark, with Sarah Bodalbhai on piano. 7pm till 11:30pm, not to be missed as usual!