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Three great places to party this weekend

Posted at 6:00 pm, September 12, 2014 in Music & Nightlife


Do you get more loved-up on Fridays than Robert Smith and The Cure? Do you enjoy Saturday nights more than Whigfield? Are Sunday mornings even easier for you than they are for Lionel Richie and the Commodores? If the answer to all three questions is a resounding ‘YES!’, then congratulations, you are officially a weekend person and will doubtless love our recommendations for where to party over this coming weekend. Plus, you can find more top parties and great club nights over at our our Clubs page.


Saints Don’t Sleep

It’s Saints Don’t Sleep’s second birthday tonight, which means it’s time to celebrate. Baltimore house king Karizma leads the fun with deep, driving and funky cuts, plus there’s support from disco don Daniel Wang, techy, funky duo The Menendez Brothers, Arnaldo, Park Ranger and many more.



Terry Farley presents Acid Thunder: Launch Party

Here’s an undisputed truth for you: Terry Farley is a masterful DJ when it comes to all things house. In particular, his knowledge of acid house is immense, proven by his run of excellent acid house comps in recent years. He’s now launching another one, ‘Acid Thunder’, and it’s another blinder. All of which means that you really should get down to the record’s official launch party, where Farley will be spinning acid and deep house alongside US house heavyweight Marshall Jefferson. Essential stuff.



United Festival: A Celebration of Over 25 Years of British Rave Culture 

Oi oi, it’s a big ol’ party to celebrate havin’ it large for 25 years, isn’t it? Set in Finsbury Park, this daytime danceathon collects together a shedloads of DJs and MCs … (over 125 artists) to give a massive salute to the joys of rave. Busting out old-school anthems, jungle, drum ‘n’ bass, psy-trance, house, garage, acid techno and club classics are Grooverider (pictured), Artful Dodger, Nicky Blackmarket, Baby D, Danny Byrd, DJ Hype, Lisa Lashes, Ratpack and tons more. Nice one geezer, bang out them CHOONS, etc.


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