PublishedThu, 22 Jul 2021, 13:50
- We round up the latest party, concert and festival announcements across the UK.
Here's a rolling rundown of the latest electronic events scheduled to take place in the UK.
Key date: July 19th, 2021
On July 19th, clubbing returned restriction-free in England. Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland have yet to commit to dates.
Last updated: 14:45 PM BST, July 22nd
Thursday, July 22nd
• Wigflex has condensed its run of summer parties into a mini-festival on August 21st, with Jossy Mitsu, Dr Banana, Peach and Bradley Zero billed.
• Cheshire festival Hide&Seek has announced a house and minimal-focused lineup featuring Raresh, Sonja Moonear, Youandewan, The Ghost and many more.
Tuesday, July 20th
• After 16 months in the dark, FOLD reopens this weekend with three parties in as many days. The pick has to be an 18-hour event with Dax J and more, running from Friday night through Saturday 4 PM.
• After a false start in 2020, Bethnal Green spot Space 289 returns this weekend and throughout the summer, hosting OK Williams, Anthea, Silvia Kastel, Space Afrika and many more.
• Greenwich club Studio 338 has a lot planned for the coming months, including shows with Brunch Electronik, DJ Luck & MC Neat, Grime Originals and Cocoon. Browse the listings here.
• Stoke Newington basement The Waiting Room fully reopens on Friday, July 23rd. Highlights in July and August include Broken English Club and Dar Disku at Sc&p, plus a weekly residency fronted by Disco Halal boss Moscoman.
Tuesday, July 6th
• New festival Body Movements has confirmed its full lineup, with more than 30 queer crews hosting LSDXOXO, Eris Drew, Juliana Huxtable, Octo Octa, Tama Sumo and many more.
• The White Hotel has announced Studio 54½, a non-stop event running from Friday, July 23rd through Monday the 26th. The lineup is largely a secret, though Roly Porter, Tom Boogizm and Flora Yin-Wong will perform.
• The Warehouse Project has outlined its upcoming programme in full.
Monday, June 28th
• Pitchfork is throwing its first festival in London. It'll take place over five days and 12 venues, including fabric, Fire, The Roundhouse and the Southbank Centre.
• New festival Summer Love is set to launch in September with a lineup packed with acid house legends, including Robert Owens, Adamski and Mr. C.
Wednesday, June 23rd
• A mammoth lineup of minimal house and techno DJs is coming to Manchester for Animal Crossing's Summer Of Love.
Monday, June 21st
• Hope Works has announced a new roster of residents for 2021, with slots for Nkisi, Rian Treanor, 96 Back and more.
• Queer festival Homobloc has revealed its next event at Depot Mayfield, scheduled for Saturday, November 6th.
Thursday, June 3rd
• Elijah & Skilliam, Flava D and Royal-T are throwing a Butterz boat party on the Thames, this July 17th.
Wednesday, June 2nd
• Wigflex has a series of 150-capacity parties scheduled at its new venue, Fisher Gate Point, this summer. Highlights include Peach, Yazmin Lacey and Bradley Zero.
Tuesday, June 1st
• Lost Village Festival has announced Four Tet, DJ Harvey, Honey Dijon, Jayda G and more for its sixth edition in August.
• Nabihah Iqbal and Libby Heaney's new AI and chanting-inspired live show, The Whole Earth Chanting, premieres at Emmanuel Church on June 18th.
• Hidden has announced several events in the summer and beyond, with slots for SPFDJ, FJAAK and this week's RA Podcaster, Jossy Mitsu.
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