February Nightlife Top Picks
Still got your dancing shoes on after Refreshers? Get down to our Top Picks for February!
PPG: Young Marco, Pearson Sound, Lena Willikens // Hope Works
Pretty Pretty Good bring 3 of the most exciting house and techno DJs on the circuit to Sheffield for one of the biggest lineups Hope Works has seen in a fair few years. Dutch maestro Young Marco is fast becoming a cult hero as a DJ, producer and with his band Gaussian Curve. He’s joined by Hessle Audio’s Pearson Sound and Salon des Amateurs resident Lena Willikens.
Hunie: Horse Meat Disco // Southbank Warehouse
TTC x Rinse FM: Ben UFO, Object Blue // Foundry
The Tuesday Club x Rinse FM bring Hessle Audio co-founder (and now one of the most highly regarded DJ’s in the world) Ben UFO to The Foundry. Support comes from London’s Object Blue, who returns to Sheffield after a blistering set at No Bounds festival, and is cementing herself as one of the most exciting producer / DJs in the scene.
Fortythree: Maxwell Owin, MC Pinty // The Harley
YAS Bday Weekender // Yellow Arch Studios
One of the city’s most versatile event spots, Yellow Arch has been a venue close to our hearts for four whole years. Aw, lil baba. To celebrate, the venue is hosting a late night, two-dayer session down at the famous arches. Bands, DJs and great food equals are proper good weekend.
SONA presents Unpeeled: AGF // DINA
Unpeeled is a series of events showcasing women in music technology. Artists will present performances and artist talks alongside an interactive sound installation by SONA. The event is a pay-as-you-feel shindig, backed by the Sound and Music Composer-Curator programme, PRS Foundation and Arts Council England.
Cabasa Club: Reasons To Dance #003 // Bungalows & Bears
La Rumba: Auntie Flo & O’Flynn // The Harley
La Rumba welcome Auntie Flo and O’Flynn to the intimate space of The Harley. Off the back of the release of his third album Radio Highlife (released on Gilles Peterson’s Brownswood Recordings), Auntie Flo is coming to The Harley for an extended 2.5 hour DJ set. La Rumba have promised extra sound, live visuals, strobes and lasers too.
Cycle: Evigt Mörker, Pry & Royal Sun // Hope Works
SASASAS presents NXTLVL: Notion, Mollie Collins, Annix & More // Foundry
Midland, Craig Richards B2B Nicolas Lutz, Bruce, Deena Abdelwahed // Hope Works
Hope Works welcome Midland, whose style – since the release of 2016’s ‘Final Credits’ – has blossomed from budding techno specialist into eclectic and psychedelic party-starter, making him one of the UK’s most in demand selectors. He’s joined by Fabric’s long-time resident Craig Richards and Hessle Audio’s Bruce, as well as Tunisian, experimentalist, Deena Abdelwahed.
Apricot Ballroom: Cedric Woo // Cafe Totem
TTC: Skepsis // Foundry
Beats Without Borders // The Harley
Front & Back x TNK Presents: Joy Orbison (all night long) // The Night Kitchen
House and techno promoters F&B bring UK sound tastemaker Joy O to TNK, for an all night long set. After many years on the road, Joy O’s abilities are reaching fever pitch, watch out for bpm changes à la Objekt/Call Super and sexy basslines not out of place at a dancehall party.
Youandewan, The Ghost, Chris Duckenfield // Hope Works
Decibel Presents: Trance Wax (3 Hour Set)// The Harley
Sweats: Dan Shake // The Harley
Sweats invite disco-house producer Dan Shake to the Harley for an all night long special, expect massive club heaters with a dose of soul and funk thrown in for good measure!
Control: Alienata // TBA
These are our top picks for February. For our complete nightlife listings head here.