Clubs, Funk

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Balkanarama

A blend of klezmer, Balkan, gypsy punk and electronic beats featuring live music, bellydancing, Balkan rakija brandy tasting and a live jam session.

The Art School, Glasgow

Fri 29 May

£9–£11

Big Fat Balkan Bash as the club celebrates eight years with special guests Kumpania Algazarra.

Studio 24, Edinburgh

Sat 30 May

£9–£11 / 0131 558 3758

Big Fat Balkan Bash as the club celebrates eight years with special guests Kumpania Algazarra.

Musical Weekender

Dance your socks off as Heart 2 Heart and Jaylarno play soul, funk, house, disco, reggae and R&B.

The King's Head, London W3

Sat 25 Apr

Free

Fri 1 May

Free

Sat 2 May

Free

…and 45 more dates until 9 Oct

Four Corners

Edinburgh's regular club get-down of deep funk and future soul, party hip hop and good-time reggae, nu-Latin breaks and afro beats courtesy of resident DJs Astroboy, Simon Hodge and Johnny Cashback.

The Bongo Club, Edinburgh

Fri 1 May

£3–£5 / 0131 558 8844

Soul Stew

Strictly 45s only night playing funk, blues, R&B, Northern soul and jump jive.

Proud Camden, London NW1

Fri 1 May

£6.95 / 0207 482 3867

With Snowboy and Adrian Gibson.

SSW5 Summer Weekender

House, funk and plenty of sweet soul music all played out over a 30K Incubus Void sound stystem. Guests include Jose Padilla, Shur I Kan (live), Robert Owens, Nicky Siano & Kenny Carpenter, Sam Soul, Roland Clark, Marcel Vogel, Ian Dewhirst, Keb Darge, Stuart Cosgrove and many more.

Stanwix Park Holiday Centre, Silloth

Fri 5 Jun

£100 weekend; £112 weekend & afterparty / 07540 112220

Sat 6 Jun

£100 weekend; £112 weekend & afterparty / 07540 112220

Sun 7 Jun

£100 weekend; £112 weekend & afterparty / 07540 112220

Stanwix Park Holiday Centre, Wigton

Fri 5 Jun

£101.50 weekender ticket without accommodation / 07540 112220

Sat 6 Jun

£101.50 weekender ticket without accommodation / 07540 112220

Sun 7 Jun

£101.50 weekender ticket without accommodation / 07540 112220

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The Basie Millers & Island Lights

Classic Motown, Stax soul and funk from the 1960s and 1970s.

The Troubadour, London SW5

Sat 2 May

£7 / 020 7370 1434

In Deep

Selection informed by Bill Brewster's three and a half decades of writing about dance music.

Sneaky Pete's, Edinburgh

Fri 8 May

£5 in advance / 0131 225 1757

Joined by Medlar and Dan Shake.

Fri 15 May

£5 / 0131 225 1757

House Of Traps v Chuggy all night long.

  • 23:00 – 03:00 In Deep Sneaky Pete's, Edinburgh

On the House

Deep Balearic house night.

Keller Club, Glasgow

Sat 16 May

£6–£12

Songs Ya Bass

Night aimed at old clubbers who might need to consider babysitters etc (hence the early start) with a democratic playlist (send your requests – three max – to songsyabass@gmail.com).

The Buff Club, Glasgow

Sat 16 May

Free / 07957 475221

Sounds of Soul

Soul, house, real disco, funk and boogie selections.

The Mash House, Edinburgh

Sat 25 Apr

£5–£7 / 0131 220 2987

Featuring Neil Pierce, Martin Lodge and Deano Walker.

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VEGAS!

Hipster swing, jump jive, rockin' R&B, dancefloor jazz, sleazy listening and gangster grooves at the multiple award-winning, multi-genre club night for movers, groovers, hipsters, flipsters, guys and dolls.

The Voodoo Rooms, Edinburgh

Sat 2 May

£6.95 / 0131 556 7060

Sat 30 May

£6.95 / 0131 556 7060

Sat 4 Jul

£6.95 / 0131 556 7060

…and 4 more dates until 28 Nov

Afrobeats Live

JJC Skillz and Capital Xtra's DJ Abrantee play Afrobeat.

The Jazz Cafe, London NW1

Sun 31 May

£10; £20 VIP / 0844 847 2514

BCHP Spring Session with Joey Negro

We welcome back house and disco legend Joey Negro to the BCHP decks.

The Driver, London N1

Sat 25 Apr

£10 / 020 7278 8827

Blow Up Feat Storms

Blow Up continues its Friday residency in Soho at the legendary St Moritz Club and this week STORMS will be performing live, kicking off their monthly residency at the club (followed by 19th June, 31st July and 28th August).

St Moritz, London W1F

Fri 22 May

£6.85 / 020 7437 0525

Fri 19 Jun

£6.85 / 020 7437 0525

Fri 31 Jul

£6.85 / 020 7437 0525

Fri 28 Aug

£6.85 / 020 7437 0525

Blow Up

Britpop, Mod, new wave, soul, garage, funk, ska and jazz.

St Moritz, London W1F

Fri 1 May

£6.85 / 020 7437 0525

With Magic Brother Live.

Fri 15 May

£8.96 / 020 7437 0525

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Breakin' Convention Afterparty

Hip hop flavoured afterparty for the massive breakdance festival.

The Islington Metal Works, London EC1V

Sun 3 May

£6–£7 in advance; £10 on the door

Featurign DJs Shortee Blitz, Emily Rawson, Matchstick and Hooch.

Brick City Funk

Guests and residents supply funk and soul.

Jamm, London SW9

Fri 15 May

£8.96 / 020 7346 8920

Bridgwater Soul Club

Expect some great dance music from the DJ's, classic to obscure, Soul/Reggae/Ska/Funk/Disco/Break Beats/Lounge/Mod Jazz and the odd dash of classic - vintage R'n'B from the 1950's!

Bridgwater Arts Centre

Sat 9 May

£3 / 01278 422700

Bugalu

Mike Walwyn, Scott Dulson and Matt Bradshaw play Latin boogaloo, Jamaican ska, soul and funk breaks.

The HiFi Club, Leeds

Sat 25 Apr

£5 ( £3; £3) / 0113 242 7353

  • 23:00 – 03:00 Bugalu The HiFi Club, Leeds

Sat 2 May

£5 ( £3; £3) / 0113 242 7353

  • 23:00 – 03:00 Bugalu The HiFi Club, Leeds

Sat 9 May

£5 ( £3; £3) / 0113 242 7353

  • 23:00 – 03:00 Bugalu The HiFi Club, Leeds
…and 29 more dates until 28 Nov

Craig Charles Court Of Funk

Craig Charles spins soul and funk, with support from The Allergies and Rockit Science.

The Old Crown Courts, Bristol

Sun 3 May

£15; £12 adv; £10 early bird

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Da Doo Ron Ron

DJs Chris Da-Doo King, Simon Bridger, Jon Born-Bad Slade and Steve KIW spin a mix of 1960s girl groups, soul, funk and Motown, plus tracks from recently deceased Lesley Gore.

Komedia Brighton

Fri 19 Jun

£3 adv / 08452 938480

Denny Mccaffrey Band

Soul, jazz and funk from the ten-piece outfit.

Esquires, Bedford

Sun 26 Apr

Phone for prices / 01234 340120

Dimitri From Paris

The French music producer plays a mix of funk and disco.

Prince Of Wales, London SW9

Sun 24 May

£16.50 / 020 7095 1978

Disko @ Dusk

Disco and funky house.

93 Feet East, London E1

Thu 30 Apr

Free / 020 7770 6006

DJ Vadim

One off special from Russia's finest DJ Vadim (Ninja Tune) founder of Jazz Fudge records and passionate believer in abstract bass.

The Mash House, Edinburgh

Sat 2 May

£7 / 0131 220 2987

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